College Hockey Ref Dies Week After Hitting His Head On IceOliver "Butch" Mousseaux struck his head on the ice March 18 at Van Andel Arena. He was to have worked a semifinal game between Michigan Tech and Ferris State.
College Hockey Ref In Critical Condition After Head Hits IceA college hockey referee is in critical condition after falling during pregame warmups and hitting his head on the ice.
Soccer Player Sentenced To 8-15 Years In One-Punch Killing Of RefereeAfter serving his sentence, Bassel Saad faces deportation because he is not a U.S. citizen.
Michigan Referee's Death Prompts Calls For Tougher LawsEverything changed with a single punch in a men's recreational soccer game near Detroit last summer.
Michigan Panel OKs Bills Making It Crime To Assault RefereeA Senate committee on Tuesday voted 4-1 to send the legislation to the full Senate.
Man Faces Deportation, 8-15 Years In One-Punch Killing Of RefereeUnder the plea deal he could be sentenced from eight to 15 years in prison but because he is not a U.S. citizen, he could face deportation.
State Senator Proposes Making It Felony To Assault RefereeA state senator is sponsoring legislation to make it a felony to assault a referee or other official at a sporting event.
Report: NFL Also Tells Cowboys That Refs Missed Multiple Penalties By LionsWednesday, Cowboys beat writer Clarence Hill reported that the NFL also conceded it had missed multiple infractions that hurt Dallas.
Referee Answers Cell Phone During Game [VIDEO]He manages to continue reffing the game, but he is on his phone the entire video until the last second when you see him finally hang up.
Autopsy Photos OK As Evidence In Referee's DeathA judge says jurors can see photos from the autopsy of a Detroit-area soccer referee who died after a player punched him in the head.
Judge Rules Murder Charge Stands Against Deaborn Man In Death Of Soccer RefereeA judge has denied a request to downgrade a murder charge against a man who killed a soccer ref with a single punch.
Soccer Player Charged In Referee's Murder To Stand Trial Next YearThe delay comes after a judge recused herself from the case, saying she was concerned with being fair in light of her strong feelings of good sportsmanship.