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Do You Think They Should Prosecute The San Antonio Spurs Referee For Tainting The Scores; So He Could Gamble?

Yesterday, unfortunately, a NBA Referee was charged with „fixing” the scores at major NBA games so he could win some bets. Should all referees be subpoenead in this „big” case? What do you think of ‚sports gambling’?

There Is No Question That The Spurs Championship Is Tainted Now?

Quote from locker room after May 12th playoff game against the Spurs and Suns.
Dan Bickley
The Arizona Republic
May. 12, 2007 09:49 PM
SAN ANTONIO
Meanwhile, in the locker room, one Suns assistant coach was heard cursing out Bruce Bowen, who does seem better equipped for the WWF than the NBA. Stop. It’s too easy to blame this loss on the officials.
That is exactly what they should have done since the report came out about the truth.
The NBA acknowledged Friday the FBI is investigating Tim Donaghy for betting on games, including ones in which he officiated.
Donaghy, who reportedly has resigned, was an NBA official for 13 years. He officiated 68 games in the 2005-06 season and 63 games in 2006-07, according to the Elias Sports Bureau. He also worked 20 playoff games, including five last season — and the Spurs-Suns on May 12.
Next year – things will be different – David Stern better wake up!