Originally Posted by INSIDER
this is pretty ridiculous on the whole and will never happen.
one option is to have the refs employed by a seperate firm, not by the NBA.
the refs will be paid and bonused on a game by game basis - not a fixed salary. paid after each game - after going through an audit for fairness and correctness of calls and non-calls.
Just because it is unlikely doesn't make it ridiculous.
With what you describe would it not be better to have an independent body auditing the refs?
I don't see how having an outside employer makes them any better or less likely to be corrupt.