Perhaps the most iconic referee in NBA history, Dick Bavetta, is reportedly hanging up his whistle for good. According to the Sac Bee, Bavetta is retiring after 39 years on the job:
I am hearing that longtime NBA veteran referee Dick Bavetta is retiring. Not official yet though, according to NBA sources. Bavetta is 74.
— Ailene Voisin (@ailene_voisin) July 29, 2014