• Finalizado
    FINAL
    2015-09-12
    Argentina 71
    Venezuela 76
  • Finalizado
    BRONCE
    2015-09-12
    Mexico 86
    Canada 87
  • Finalizado
    SEMIFINAL
    2015-09-11
    Argentina 78
    Mexico 70
  • Finalizado
    SEMIFINAL
    2015-09-11
    Canada 78
    Venezuela 79
  • Finalizado
    Ronda 2
    2015-09-09
    Mexico 95
    Argentina 83
  • Finalizado
    Ronda 2
    2015-09-09
    Uruguay 69
    Puerto Rico 80
  • Finalizado
    Ronda 2
    2015-09-09
    Dominicana 103
    Canada 120
  • Finalizado
    Ronda 2
    2015-09-09
    Panama 62
    Venezuela 75
  • Finalizado
    Ronda 2
    2015-09-08
    Mexico 73
    Canada 94
  • Finalizado
    Ronda 2
    2015-09-08
    Panama 71
    Puerto Rico 78
  • Finalizado
    Ronda 2
    2015-09-08
    Venezuela 75
    Uruguay 77
  • Finalizado
    Ronda 2
    2015-09-08
    Argentina 92
    Dominicana 84

Dick Bavetta announces retirement


It seemed that the time would never come, but everything has an end. At 74 Dick Bavetta announced his retirement as a professional NBA referee, league where he worked for 39 years.

"Dick's dedication and commitment to his work has been an inspiration to all referees. We are very grateful for his contribution in the league, we wish you the best and enjoy your well-deserved retirement, "said the president of basketball operations of the NBA, Rod Thorn, through an official statement.

Throughout his long career, collected Bavetta really impressive number. He debuted in the NBA in December 2, 1975, and since then never missed a single game, not even sick. In total he managed 2,635 games, a record not only for the basketball league but also for the entire North American sport; Only Cal Ripken (baseball) is close to 2,632 consecutive games in the majors.

Also, Bavetta was present in 270 playoff games in 27 games late - no definition was lost from 1990 to 2008 - while had the pleasure of participating in three sets of stars.

"I'm very proud of not having lost a game to which I was assigned., Whether friendly, regular or playoff phase, throughout my entire career. It really was a great race, "said Bavetta itself through a statement. Her figure will be remembered forever in the NBA as one of the most important in its history.
Sebastián Ciano (Pickandroll.com.ar)

Lecturas: 177 - 2014-08-19