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Meet the 2018 NBA Playoff Referees

The referees for the 2018 NBA Playoffs were selected based on their on-court achievement and elite performance during the 2017-18 regular season.

These 36 officials represent the best of the best, and average 17 years of NBA experience, including 11 years of NBA Playoff experience.

  • #47

    Official Bennie Adams

    23 - seasons 9 - playoffs

  • #56

    Official Mark Ayotte

    14 - seasons 5 - playoffs

  • #36

    Official Brent Barnaky

    8 - seasons 2 - playoffs

  • #25

    Official Tony Brothers

    24 - seasons 18 - playoffs

  • #6

    Official Tony Brown

    16 - seasons 8 - playoffs

  • #24

    Official Mike Callahan

    28 - seasons 22 - playoffs

  • #19

    Official James Capers

    23 - seasons 17 - playoffs

  • #11

    Official Derrick Collins

    17 - seasons 11 - playoffs

  • #33

    Official Sean Corbin

    23 - seasons 16 - playoffs

  • #34

    Official Kevin Cutler

    8 - seasons 1 - playoffs

  • #8

    Official Marc Davis

    20 - seasons 13 - playoffs

  • #5

    Official Kane Fitzgerald

    9 - seasons 4 - playoffs

  • #45

    Official Brian Forte

    11 - seasons 5 - playoffs

  • #48

    Official Scott Foster

    24 - seasons 19 - playoffs

  • #26

    Official Pat Fraher

    17 - seasons 10 - playoffs

  • #10

    Official Ron Garretson

    31 - seasons 30 - playoffs

  • #30

    Official John Goble

    11 - seasons 9 - playoffs

  • #16

    Official David Guthrie

    13 - seasons 8 - playoffs

  • #55

    Official Bill Kennedy

    20 - seasons 15 - playoffs

  • #61

    Official Courtney Kirkland

    18 - seasons 8 - playoffs

  • #77

    Official Karl Lane

    7 - seasons 1 - playoffs

  • #42

    Official Eric Lewis

    14 - seasons 10 - playoffs

  • #29

    Official Mark Lindsay

    11 - seasons 4 - playoffs

  • #14

    Official Ed Malloy

    16 - seasons 11 - playoffs

  • #41

    Official Ken Mauer

    32 - seasons 25 - playoffs

  • #71

    Official Rodney Mott

    20 - seasons 11 - playoffs

  • #23

    Official Jason Phillips

    18 - seasons 10 - playoffs

  • #28

    Official Kevin Scott

    7 - seasons 1 - playoffs

  • #22

    Official Bill Spooner

    29 - seasons 21 - playoffs

  • #9

    Official Derrick Stafford

    30 - seasons 25 - playoffs

  • #58

    Official Josh Tiven

    8 - seasons 5 - playoffs

  • #49

    Official Tom Washington

    27 - seasons 21 - playoffs

  • #60

    Official James Williams

    8 - seasons 4 - playoffs

  • #4

    Official Sean Wright

    13 - seasons 9 - playoffs

  • #15

    Official Zach Zarba

    15 - seasons 10 - playoffs

  • #59

    Official Gary Zielinski

    17 - seasons 8 - playoffs

Alternates

  • #3Nick Buchert8 Seasons
  • #39Tyler Ford3 Seasons
  • #32Marat Kogut9 Seasons
  • #73Tre Maddox7 Seasons
  • #21Dedric Taylor4 Seasons