Richard Jefferson makes NBA referee debut in Summer League, blows call

Richard Jefferson played 17 years in the NBA before working as a color commentator, and now he has made his debut as an NBA referee during the Summer League. According to the tournament rotation schedule for officials, the 42-year-old was listed to officiate the second quarter of the Knicks vs. Trail Blazers matchup on Monday … Read more

Former Premier League referee Dermot Gallagher on which player was the most difficult to deal with and judging players on repuation

For many, a 0-0 friendly draw between Germany and South Africa in 1995 would be quickly forgotten. For former Premier League referee Dermot Gallagher, however, the game has a very special meaning. It was here, in charge of the goalless draw in Johannesburg, that he experienced the best moment of his career. “Prior to the … Read more

Fans fume as “Manchester’s” referee and VAR confirmed for Man City vs. Liverpool – Liverpool FC

The match officials for Liverpool’s all-important title clash with Man City on April 10 have been confirmed, with furious fans at the appointments for ref and VAR. The Reds head to the Etihad on Sunday looking to take a huge advantage in their pursuit of the Premier League title, with only a point separating them … Read more