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Forum: Basketball Wed Oct 01, 2014, 05:04pm
Replies: 4
Views: 1,258
Posted By rsox34
Seeking Video Footage of 2014 Rule Changes......

and video footage of plays. What is a good source?
Forum: Basketball Mon Sep 08, 2014, 10:02pm
Replies: 5
Views: 1,378
Posted By rsox34
The ball watching at T was honestly just reverting to 2 whistle...which is all I have

This above comment stuck out to me. You should not be ball watching in 2-man either!
Forum: Basketball Thu Mar 28, 2013, 06:37pm
Replies: 55
Views: 4,028
Posted By rsox34
BTw--players do not have to stand at "half...

BTw--players do not have to stand at "half court!" They just have to be above the foul line extended!
Forum: Basketball Fri Dec 07, 2012, 12:09am
Replies: 18
Views: 1,898
Posted By rsox34
Thanks for pointing out that Robinson is not in...

Thanks for pointing out that Robinson is not in DC--it's in suburban Northern Virginia. Place is definitely huge and the composite/rubber floor is a killer on the legs of post-30 year olds!
Forum: Basketball Fri Nov 02, 2012, 07:54pm
Replies: 6
Views: 1,324
Posted By rsox34
I know Marat too. Yes--he is a very talented...

I know Marat too. Yes--he is a very talented magician/illusionist! Very Good official too! Hopefully his family is doing ok in the NYC area since the Hurricane!
Forum: Basketball Sat Mar 31, 2012, 07:49pm
Replies: 40
Views: 2,435
Posted By rsox34
The lead should never have made this call out of...

The lead should never have made this call out of his PCA and he was wrong--it should have been a player control foul and the C should have called it!
Forum: Basketball Sat Feb 26, 2011, 08:50pm
Replies: 64
Views: 5,554
Posted By rsox34
If it's good enough for Peter Webb...

...(National IAABO Interpreter) and Maine to allow, it should be OK for other states to wear the greys. In NH, the state IAABO board outlawed in 2011 the wearing of greys after allowing them to be...
Forum: Basketball Tue Feb 15, 2011, 10:37pm
Replies: 15
Views: 5,614
Posted By rsox34
What you were told was correct.

What you were told was correct.
Forum: Basketball Fri Oct 29, 2010, 09:22am
Replies: 36
Views: 7,674
Posted By rsox34
This place does not have my size in stock!

I assume you posted a link to umpattire, so I could order "The Ref" shoes from them. I tried ordering from them early this year and they did not have my size (9.5) in stock. I wish they would let...
Forum: Basketball Thu Oct 28, 2010, 10:34am
Replies: 36
Views: 7,674
Posted By rsox34
Reebok Breezy Shoes

I currently wear these patent leather referee shoes. The Breezy's are OK. I needed to insert thicker soles inside the shoes--I inserted some Dr. Sholls soles into them. I find the shoes to be too...
Forum: Basketball Wed Oct 20, 2010, 02:13pm
Replies: 62
Views: 4,491
Posted By rsox34
Chseagle--you are not a game official...

...You are a Table Official. Numerous posters on this board have told you you are not a game official (referee/umpire) who wears a striped shirt, whistle, and lanyard. You are a table official...
Forum: Basketball Tue Aug 03, 2010, 03:22pm
Replies: 13
Views: 1,883
Posted By rsox34
Yes--one guy assigns scholastic games in NH!

That is correct. I live in a NH town that borders Massachusetts where I also ref games. In Mass--there are multiple assigners who assign games in their respective leagues/conferences.
Forum: Basketball Tue Aug 03, 2010, 10:11am
Replies: 13
Views: 1,883
Posted By rsox34
Contacts in NH for relocating official

Steve Rossetti is the Assigner for all scholasitc games in NH.
His email is: [email protected]
His phone number is: 603-225-0096

Kevin Semprini is the Secretary for IAABO Board 122 which...
Forum: Basketball Sun Mar 07, 2010, 12:11pm
Replies: 8
Views: 1,011
Posted By rsox34
Hope you did not stop long to take the phot of the sign...

...for the CIA entrance off the GW Parkway! I am a former CIA employee and CIA security officers and/or Fairfax County police officers would briefly detain motorists if found stopped near the...
Forum: Basketball Tue Feb 09, 2010, 08:49pm
Replies: 168
Views: 9,137
Posted By rsox34
Injured on Fathers Day a few years ago

I was officiating a boys game a few Summers ago on Fathers Day when I got badly injured. The Facility has three courts that are adjacent to each other (side-by-side.) I'm in the middle court. Next...
Forum: Basketball Tue Dec 22, 2009, 03:12pm
Replies: 29
Views: 2,685
Posted By rsox34
And for the 50th time...

Why is this topic--slapping the backboard and penalty--so difficult for several officials? Every other day, somebody new posts this subject to the discussion board. It's very simple--slapping the...
Forum: Basketball Tue Jun 30, 2009, 12:10am
Replies: 29
Views: 2,726
Posted By rsox34
It should not matter how long you have been officiating

...Nobody should allow you to kick a rule like this evaluator wanted you to.
You and your crew should strive to get it right. I bet you'll never again have a problem with this type of play.
Forum: Basketball Wed May 13, 2009, 09:21am
Replies: 12
Views: 2,086
Posted By rsox34
City Connections

Joe Forte officiated in Northern Virgina and in the Washington DC area. Scott Foster #48 is from Maryland.
Forum: Basketball Sat Mar 21, 2009, 04:02pm
Replies: 8
Views: 1,365
Posted By rsox34
Yes Iwould love for announcers to know the rules!

I'm sick and tired of them vocalizing their beliefs about rules. The "he was moving" or "he was not set" phrases also drive me nuts. I would like to email the "Basketball Myths" list to every...
Forum: Basketball Sat Mar 21, 2009, 02:01pm
Replies: 8
Views: 1,365
Posted By rsox34
How many times will CBS announcers say...

...reach-in foul/that's reaching in, etc at the NCAA D-1 mens tourney. I'm so tired of hearing "REACH" or some variation of the term. I thought Clark Kellogg met with some officials and they told...
Forum: Basketball Thu Mar 12, 2009, 09:16am
Replies: 7
Views: 1,172
Posted By rsox34
Yes, this high profile D-I crew made a mistake...

...and provided us all with a lesson. Even big-timers can make mistakes if they are too hasty. The crew should have slowed down andcommunicated with table personnel about how many team fouls there...
Forum: Basketball Mon Mar 09, 2009, 11:40pm
Replies: 20
Views: 1,847
Posted By rsox34
Officiating on Outdoor Courts

I have officiated many games on outdoor courts during the Summer. I have reffed in a well-run outdoor league in Northeastern Massachusetts. Teams from all over Massachusetts and NH play in the...
Forum: Basketball Mon Feb 23, 2009, 10:51am
Replies: 7
Views: 2,237
Posted By rsox34
Toliver School @ JMU in Harrissonburg

I assune you were asking about the "referee school"" George hosts at James Madison U. in Harrissonburg, VA. Last year it was held 19-22 June--the school usually occurs at the same time every year. ...
Forum: Basketball Thu Feb 19, 2009, 09:20pm
Replies: 16
Views: 1,813
Posted By rsox34
Had a coach like you did in my game tonight...

...a bit on the obese side and the home coach. The home scoreboard operator commented before the game that we would know who the home head coach was because "he was about as wide as he was tall." ...
Forum: Basketball Sat Jan 03, 2009, 10:27am
Replies: 22
Views: 1,953
Posted By rsox34
Virginia (the Viginia High School League VHSL)...

Virginia (the Viginia High School League VHSL) has prohibited this practice for several years. Teams have to take a direct route to their side of the court and cannot circle the whole court. The...
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