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In 1997, the NBA broke down a barrier by hiring two female referees, Violet Palmer and Dee Kanter.
The ground breaking referees faced the expected backlash, from both players and fans. Statements of doubt in their abilities, curses from rowdy
Premiering tonight on Showtime is The Drew, a magnificent documentary co-directed and produced by former NBA point guard and South Central Los Angeles native Baron Davis.
It tells the story, with fantastic vintage footage, of the rise of L.A.
The NFL has Thanksgiving and the NBA usually gets major props for its games and festivities on Christmas Day.
But in any hood or basketball rich community, with 10 games on the schedule (including four national TV games and a Finals rematch
Veteran NBA referee Bill Kennedy publicly announced that he's gay, just days after an incident with Kings point guard Rajon Rondo, which led to a punishment by the league.
I am proud to be an NBA referee and I am proud to be a gay ma
It's the sport of kings.
Better than diamond rings.
The time: 1986.
The movie: Wildcats.
The plot: a single mother becomes the head coac