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CHICAGO, IL - MAY 13: of the Chicago Bulls of the Miami Heat in Game Four of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2013 NBA Playoffs at the United Center on May 13, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

No Love Lost Between Pacers & Heat

It’s been one-year in the making, but the Eastern Conference Finals will match up the Indiana Pacers and the Miami Heat starting Wednesday night. Both teams are ready for the matchup and there certainly isn’t any love lost between the two squads.

CBS Miami–05/20/2013

LAS VEGAS, NV - MARCH 15: Head coach Sean Miller of the Arizona Wildcats calls out while taking on the UCLA Bruins during the semifinals of the Pac-12 tournament at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on March 14, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Pac-12 In Turmoil Over Referee Bounty Allegations

The Pac-12 Conference is in turmoil Tuesday after a CBSSports.com report alleged that Pac-12 head of officiating Ed Rush offered a bounty to referees who either gave a technical foul or ejected Arizona Wildcats head coach Sean Miller from a Pac-12 Tournament game.

CBS Miami–04/02/2013

NFL Referee

Deal Between NFL, Officials Imminent

Ever since Monday night’s disaster of an ending in the Seahawks-Packers game, there has been a push by both the NFL and the locked-out officials to resolve their labor dispute.

CBS Miami–09/26/2012

BALTIMORE, MD - SEPTEMBER 23: A referee seperates players from the New England Patriots and the Baltimore Ravens in the first half at M&T Bank Stadium on September 23, 2012 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Report: Officials And NFL Nearing Deal

Our long national sports nightmare of NFL replacement officials may be coming to an end as early as this weekend, according to ESPN.com.

CBS Miami–09/26/2012

NFL & NFLPA

NFLPA: Replacement Refs Jeopardize Player Safety

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has repeatedly in the past talked about protecting the shield, referencing the NFL and its. But the owners decision to lock out the referees has spawned disaster and now the NFL Players Association is telling its members the new refs are a danger to their health.

CBS Miami–09/25/2012

An NFL referee (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Opinion: The NFL Is Ruining Its Own Brand With Cheap Replacement Refs

Want to know what a company looks like when it fires all its experienced workers and hires on cheap replacements? Watch last night’s embarrassment of a game between Green Bay and Seattle. But this is about more than just a game. This is about a trend in our national economy where trained professionals are cast aside for inferior workers.

09/25/2012

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