[Video] Officials appear to miss Russell Westbrook backcourt violation (Ruled incorrect call)

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  1. Clutch

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    UPDATED UPDATE: NBA rules that the officials indeed got it wrong... it should have been a backcourt violation.



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    I can't even imagine if the Rockets had lost this game.

     
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  2. TracywtFacy

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    What in the actual bloody hell.

    If there are any lip readers I'd love to know that ref's explanation to coach.
     
  3. DudeWah

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    Not that an explanation is necessary, but:

    Ken Mauer
     
  4. mvpcrossxover

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    How the **** did they miss that, I don't know.
     
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  5. OTMax

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    They tried to rig this game
     
  6. Pen15clubber

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    Officials talking to Mike D on the sidelines like: "but you don't understand mike, the guy literally has no help out here, it's just him man, and he has another triple double"
     
  7. FTW Rockets FTW

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    Refs and NBA front office want this to go to 7. Can't have the MVP be blown out 4-0

    Too bad for them, Rockets beat OKC despite playing 5 vs 8. And spoiled their party
     
  8. RocketsJumer

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    What the hell was Ed Malloy watching?
     
  9. RCPM

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    I seriously have no idea how 1 Ken Mauer has a job
     
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  10. MistaK

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    Oh, I was so mad when that happened. I don't know how they could miss that call. Thankfully the Rockets had a big enough lead at that point. They should however put an * next to WB's 50pt TD ;)
     
  11. apollo33

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    How did all of them miss the call, it makes no sense

    supposed best officials in basketball with like 60 years of experience combines
     
  12. Zergling

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    Total f***ing incompetence
     
  13. desi tmac91

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    Harden had 18 free throws and we're complaining about the refs? Really?
     
  14. J Sizzle

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    Either it's rigged or the NBA employs officials lacking basic human intelligence and eyesight

    Which one?
     
  15. count_dough-ku

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    We're complaining about a blown call that everyone but the refs saw and that could've impacted the final score. If they call that turnover, the game is over.
     
  16. TracywtFacy

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    MVRuss also had 18, what's your point.
     
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    Really. That's was an attempted screw job. Again....
     
  18. Zboy

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    The refs need to release their tax returns.
     
  19. apollo33

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    Harden drove it to the rack almost every single time, of course he will get the fouls
     
  20. whathappened

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    It's not about the calls, it's about the no calls
     
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