Women Referees in a “Man’s Game”

Cleveland Cavs versus Los Angeles Clippers

Cavs versus ClippersOn February 5, the Cleveland Cavaliers played a game versus the Los Angeles Clippers at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland. The Cavs came into the game riding an 11-game win streak looking to make it 12. The Clippers entered the game looking to start a new win-streak as they had just lost by 2 points to the Brooklyn Nets just three days prior.

By the end of the game, the Clippers received five technical fouls and had a player ejected. Doc Rivers, DeAndre Jordan and Chris Paul were all the lucky winners of technical fouls in the 105-94 loss. The game was well known by the end of the night for the fouls and Paul’s comments on the female referee.

The technical fouls aren’t the real story of this game though.
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