Latest Technical foul Stories
WASHINGTON, March 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Three nights ago, Boston Celtics Coach Doc Rivers complained to all who cared to listen that NBA referee Bill Kennedy "stared and goaded" him into an emotional on-court tirade that resulted in his second technical foul and ejection from the game.
NBA referee Joey Crawford was suspended indefinitely by commissioner David Stern on Tuesday for his conduct toward Tim Duncan, who contends the official challenged him to a fight.
Basketball, a team sport, is a game where two teams of five try to score by shooting a ball through the top of a hoop. It is one of the most popular sports in the world. The hoop is 18 inches in diameter and 10 feet high mounted to a backboard. Field goals score two points or three points if they score outside of the three-point line. The winner is the team with the most points at the end of the game; if there is a tie then the game goes into overtime. If any rules are broken they are...
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