If you want to improve your rules knowledge, try writing out sections of the rules code in long hand. Studies have shown taking copious notes helps improve retention of the material. Also, a 20008 study published in the Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience found adults have an easier time recognizing new information written by hand over characters generated by a computer.
Al Battista is regarded as one of the most knowledgeable experts in the field of basketball rules at all levels. In addition to this, he is a well-known clinician and observer of officials. Currently, he is Maryland State and Board 12 Interpreter for scholastic basketball. He has served as an officials’ observer for the NBA and WNBA and is currently the NBA chief scout for officials in the Northeast USA.