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The National Basketball Referees Association to Assist Non-Profit “It’s From The Sole” in Shoe Donation to Homeless for Second Year

For IMMEDIATE RELEASE 12/14/18: The NBRA and It’s From The Sole will collaborate for the second annual night of giving. On Tuesday, December 18, 2018, members of the National Basketball Referees Association (NBRA) will donate gently used sneakers to It’s From The Sole (IFTS), to be distributed to the homeless community in New York and … Continue reading The National Basketball Referees Association to Assist Non-Profit “It’s From The Sole” in Shoe Donation to Homeless for Second Year

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Joint Statement in Support of the NFLRA

Joint Statement in Support of the NFLRA

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Joint Statement on the Upcoming Player-Referee Summit

Joint Statement on the Upcoming Player-Referee Summit

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First Ever G League Referee Collective Bargaining Agreement Is Reached

The NBA has agreed to a new collective bargaining agreement with the National Basketball Referees Association (NBRA), which is the union representing the G League referees.

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The NBRA’s Statement on the Passing of Former Referee Jesse Kersey

Remembering Jesse “Jess” Kersey, Who Reminded Us To “Enjoy The Moment”

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On Mark Cuban, Integrity, and our Commitment to #RespectTheGame

Read our full statement.  

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Work Life Balance as a New NBA Referee (And Technology’s Impact)

Work Life Balance as a New NBA Referee (And Technology’s Impact)  

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WNBA Joins National Basketball Referees Association

WNBA Joins National Basketball Referees Association

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NBRA calls for an end to L2M reporting

NBRA L2M Position

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Pioneering NBA Referee Inducted Into Naismith Memorial Hall of Fame 2016 Class

On April 4, 2016, NBA referee Darell Garretson was posthumously inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Class of 2016. The National Basketball Referees Association is honored to have one of the most innovative and dedicated officials the game has ever seen recognized for his outstanding achievements. A devoted guardian of the game, … Continue reading Pioneering NBA Referee Inducted Into Naismith Memorial Hall of Fame 2016 Class

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