Javie had to leave Game 5 Wednesday
Veteran referee Steve Javie, who had to be replaced for the second half of Game 5 in the Phoenix-Dallas series because of a calf injury, is expected to return for the next round.
Javie, a regular crew chief who has worked 14 games in the NBA Finals in a 19-year career, has been listed as day-to-day after injuring his left calf in the Suns' 114-108 victory over Dallas on Wednesday.
Javie was replaced for the second half by Jess Kersey. This is the first season that the NBA has assigned ...
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