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Spurs vs. Thunder Controversial No Call in Violation of NBA Rule No. 8

Rule No. 8.3 out of the Official NBA Rulebook states, “Until the passed ball has crossed the plane of the boundary, no player shall have any part of his person over the boundary line.” 379 more words

Blown Calls - Ads have a history

Why is pirating addictive? They say once ye lose yer first hand, ye get hooked!

This was supposed to be a post about the disallowed goal from Game 2 against the Grand Rapid Griffins. 519 more words

Milwaukee Admirals

Some principals charged with kickbacks faced financial woes

DETROIT (AP) — A dozen Detroit principals and an administrator are accused of finding a way to bleed their struggling public schools of $900,000 — ordering chairs, writing paper and other supplies that in most cases were never delivered, even as investigators doggedly battled fraud in a district that lacks textbooks and even toilet paper. 1,226 more words

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Officiating Rules

From SAM panel discussion on January 20, 2016.

Officials

Cause determined in North Carolina Whipping Creek fire

HYDE COUNTY, N.C. (WAVY) — North Carolina Forest Service officials have determined that the Whipping Creek Road wildfire was ignited as a result of a right-of-way maintenance operation. 109 more words

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Trabzonspor vs Fenerbahce abandoned after fan attacks official!

In a shocking turn of events during the game between Turkish clubs Trabzonspor vs Fenerbahce. The match was abandoned after the 89th minute when a fan attacked the official close to the goal touchline. 56 more words

Football

NHL Needs to Address Bad Officiating

 The two penalties assessed to the Capitals showed the true inability of the NHL’s officiating crew to accurately make good penalty calls.  284 more words

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