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David Blatt tried to call a timeout when he had none left

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The Cavaliers coach almost messed up one of the biggest wins in the franchise's history.

That's Cavaliers head coach David Blatt almost ruining the LeBron James game-winning buzzer beater by attempting to call a timeout when he didn't have one.

Calling a timeout when you don't have any left will result in a technical foul according to Rule No. 12, Part A, Section I on Excessive Fouls and Penalties.

Just like when Chris Webber got a technical foul for calling a timeout when he didn't have one. Remember?

It almost took away this:

So did the refs ignore Blatt, or did they just not see him? Here's their explanation:

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