ESPN's Stephen A. Smith Suggests NBA Wanted Technical Fouls Called On CelticsThe old saying is that the fans pay to see the players and not the officials, but if Game 1 between the Celtics and Heat was the first basketball game you've ever watched, you might think it's the other way around.
Celtics-Heat Game 1 Referee Assignments: Dan Crawford, Ed Malloy, Jason PhillipsWith all the eyes of the basketball world focused on Game 1 between the Celtics and Heat on Monday night, it will be the trio of Dan Crawford, Ed Malloy and Jason Phillips in charge of the whistles.
Celtics-Hawks Game 2 Officials AnnouncedThe Boston Celtics don't have to worry about Marc Davis for Tuesday night's Game 2 against the Atlanta Hawks, but there is one official working the game who has a history with the team.