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Who is Marat (Mark) Kogut? The NBA referee made a controversial call last night - Interbasket
Marat “Mark” Kogut is an NBA referee with nearly a decade worth of experience as an NBA official. Born Marat Kogut in Kiev, Ukraine on August 5, 1979, the young Kogut emigrated from Ukraine to the United States with his family shortly after he was born. The family moved to New York City where they established themselves in Brooklyn, New York. From a young age, Kogut knew he wanted to be a referee in the NBA. His passion for officiating …