As per basketeurope.com a molotov cocktail was shot towards the house of referee Panagiotis Anastopoulos luckily without exploding. Lees “Referee house under attack in Greece” verder
euroleague.net – Euroleague Basketball has chosen eight of its best referees from the 2018-19 season to oversee the games of the 2019 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Final Four in Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain. The list of nominees is a mix of youth and experience. Two referees are set to officiate in their first Final Four, while four others have worked more than a dozen previous championship games between them. Lees “Eight referees announced for 2019 Final Four” verder
There are some ways to make life easier on court. The cool thing is we as a refereecrew can help ourselves a lot. To make a long story short a motto (copyright by our coach Paul van den Heuvel) ‘ Cover your violations!’ Lees “Cover your violations!” verder
The fifth edition of our camp in Berlin during the annual Eastercup in Moabit Berlin was quite a success. Despite some last minute withdrawals there was an amazing group of participants that showed great potential and growth during the days. Lees “Fifth Refereecamp a big success!!” verder
We like to promote all activities that will help referees improve, and this camp in Paris is certainly one. Too bad it’s very close after our own camp. For more info, see below Lees “Refereecamp in Paris” verder
We’ve been quiet for some time, and that happens when you have more things on your hands than minutes in a day. But we’re back and discovered a nice clip that had us thinking: Would we blow our whistle or not and why?
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Very interesting clip from the game our hero Sam Subby has been clipping last week. Lots of things going on. More than just double foul /defensive foul? Possibly! We’d love to see what you guys would call in this situation. Lees “Now what?” verder
It’s not the first post we’ve done on U fouls, and it’s certainly not the last. We all know that criteria have been adjusted to clean up the game. But from time to time we meet referees , or Zebra’s as some people call them, that try to invent their own rules on U fouls. We’re curious to see what you think of the next situation? And yes: Sam Subby has done the work again. Thank you Sam! Lees “What will you do??” verder
We never get tired of checking clips and discussing them with refereefriends (or even coaches and players for the matter). This one from Sam Subby kept us busy for a while. What’s your opinion?? Lees “What’s your call??” verder
As moneytime is drawing closer and closer, it’s more important than ever to recognize what’s happening on court! What would be your call on this one??
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