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Gentry was called for a technical while Harden was at the foul line, despite trying to get away from the officials for the purpose of not getting a technical foul.
The game appeared to change after Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry was assessed a technical foul for a second game in a row after a three-shot foul was called against one of his players.
Hokie coach Buzz Williams got a technical foul breaking a clip board with under a minute to play on a controversial block-charge that fouled out Justin Robinson.
Dragic was called for a second-quarter for a technical foul for shooting the ball after being whistled for a charge.
His got another technical foul during Wednesday night's loss to Utah for arguing an offensive foul called against him.
In Saturday’s home loss to Stanford, Hurley received a technical foul – only his second of the season – that proved costly.
Sure enough, Green was called for a technical foul.
The Lasers were then whistled for a technical foul, giving the Blackshirts four free throws.
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TECHNICAL FOUL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of technical foul for English Language Learners
basketball : a foul that involves improper behavior or language rather than physical contact with an opponent
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