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    Thunder trade Thabeet

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    The Oklahoma City Thunder traded backup center Hasheem Thabeet to the Philadelphia 76ers. The Thunder send cash and Thabeet in exchange for a protected second round pick in 2015 and a trade exception.The move saves OKC $1.25 million that they would have had to pay Thabeet if he had been on the roster August 31st. Oklahoma City now has about $2.8 million in cap space to tinker with the roster that has 14 players.It's expected Philly will waive Thabeet to avoid paying him $1.25 million. More>>

    Locals fall victims to cuts

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    Tuesday was the first cut down day in the NFL. Rosters had to be down to 75. There were some Oklahoman's who found their way on the cut list. Sam Bradford was not released by the St. Louis Rams but former high school teammate was put on the injured reserve list just like Bradrord, who's out for the season with a torn ACL. Running back Deji Karim, who played with Bradford at Putnam North High School, was put on the IR list by the Indianapolis Colts.Several ex-OU Sooners got bad news. Keenan Cl... More>>

    OSU Cowboys continue work for FSU

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    The Oklahoma State Cowboys continue to work toward there season opener against Florida State. When you open up the season against the defending national champs you'd like to have a group of seasoned experienced players to rely on but that won't be the case for the Cowboys. They'll have eleven new starters and plenty of freshmen will see the field which means some things you won't know until the action is for real."Their team chemistry will be identified in about six weeks," said OSU head Coac... More>>

    Little League World Series coach has amazing message for team after heartbreaking loss

    David Belisle delivers his heart-warming message to his teams following a deflating 8-7 loss to elminate Rhode Island from the Little League World Series. Image credit: YouTube David Belisle delivers his heart-warming message to his teams following a deflating 8-7 loss to elminate Rhode Island from the Little League World Series. Image credit: YouTube
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    On Monday night, the eyes of ESPN were all on Cleveland where rookie Johnnie Manziel battled for a starting job with the Browns and made headlines for his one finger salute. But they also were on a small town in Pennsylvania where the good sports lesson is resonating. More>>

    Joe Mixon won't play this season

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    Joe Mixon's freshmen season at Oklahoma is over before it even started. The five star running back from Oakley, California was suspended for the upcoming season by the University of Oklahoma.The suspension came on the same day he had his first court appearance where he's accused of punching a 20 year old coed in the face and breaking several bones. OU head coach Bob Stoops was not anxious to discuss the issue after Monday's practice.."I'm not going to address the time table, it is what it is ... More>>

    OU running back Joe Mixon arraigned on assault charges, suspended for season Video included

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    The University of Oklahoma running back accused of assaulting a woman at a Norman cafe last month has been arraigned on charges and will be released on his own recognizance. More>>

    Another top five ranking for the Sooners

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    The Oklahoma Sooners football team is in a familiar spot in the season's first Associated Press Football Poll. The Sooners are ranked 4th by the nation's writers and broadcasters. It's the 33rd time that Oklahoma has started the season in the rankings top five which is more than any other team in college football.Florida State starts out as the number one team. The defending National Champions got 57 of the 60 first place votes with Alabama, Oregon, Oklahoma and Ohio State rounding out the to... More>>

    OU running back Joe Mixon to be charged with misdemeanor Video included

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    Prosecutors in Cleveland County will charge a University of Oklahoma football player with a misdemeanor charge in the wake of his involvement in an incident in Norman last month. More>>

    Oklahoma City Thunder unveil 2014-2015 schedule

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    The Oklahoma City announced next season's regular season schedule will tip off on the road against Portland and open at home just two days later versus Denver. More>>

    Work continues for OSU Quarterbacks

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    In case you've been in a cave you know Oklahoma State has a quarterback battle going on with one experienced and the other two hoping to get on the field and gain that experience. J.W. Walsh spent part of last season as the Cowboys starter and figures to be the leading contender to get the job this season.But Cowboy head coach Mike Gundy says that Daxx Garman will get snaps when they play their season opener against defending national champ Florida State. And not to be forgotten is Mason Rudo... More>>

    Health a Key to Trevor Knight's season

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    Being the starting quarterback at the University of Oklahoma comes with big expectations. Trevor Knight knows that fans are expecting him to lead the Sooners to conference and national honors this season. His performance in the Sugar Bowl win over Alabama and overall strong finish to last season is one reason the Sooners will start this season in the top five.He has the ability to make plays with his arm and with his feet. Though recent star quarterback's in the Bob Stoops era have been known... More>>

    NBA MVP Kevin Durant withdraws from Team USA

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    The reigning MVP of the NBA and Oklahoma City Thunder forward announced Thursday that he will not be continuing his journey on Team USA. More>>

    Kevin Durant steps away from Team USA

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    Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant is withdrawing from Team USA for the remainder of the summer. Durant issued this statement detailing his decision.."This was an extremely difficult decision as I take great pride in representing our country. I know that I owe it to my USA Basketball teammates to be totally invested in the experience. After going through training camp with USAB, I realized I could not fulfill my responsibilities to the team from both a time and energy standpoint. I need ... More>>

    Is Mike Gundy excited about Florida State?

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    When it was announced that Oklahoma State would play Florida State to open the 2014 college football season most Cowboy fans were excited. Players were excited and the media was excited. Many viewed it as a chance for the Cowboys to expose their brand to more recruits. But one guy who was not thrilled with the game being set up was OSU head coach Mike Gundy. Since the game is in Dallas Cowboys Stadium in Arlington it does mean that OSU plays one less home game. A game that would likely be aga... More>>

    Media Day observations

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    Because of technology we know more about our sports teams than ever before. But even with that fact media day is still the mark on the calander that signifies the countdown for the beginning of the college football season is winding down.Oklahoma conducted their media day with the backdrop of last season's finish planted firmly in most people's minds. The Sugar Bowl win over Alabama served as a boost to the off season workouts that by all accounts went well. It also is a big reason that the S... More>>

    Reddit fans speak: Washington fans still hate the Thunder

    Reddit users voted and say the Heat are the most hated team by states. The Thunder are hated by one state in this poll: Washington. Reddit users voted and say the Heat are the most hated team by states. The Thunder are hated by one state in this poll: Washington.
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    Washington sports fans haven't hidden their dislike for the Oklahoma City Thunder since the NBA team relocated here. Now, in an unscientific poll of Reddit users, they're the one state in the country that dislikes the Thunder. More>>

    Kevin Durant talks Free Agency

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    Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant is in Las Vegas competing for a spot on Team USA that will play in the FIBA World Cup. But when it came time to talk to the press many of the questions concerned Durant's upcoming free agency in 2016. Most of the questions concerned him possibly going back home to play for the Washington Wizards. Durant grew up in a Washington D.C. suburb and still has a strong connection to the area. ... More>>

    Bob Stoops expects big things from Trevor Knight

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    There are a lot of reason's for the positive vibes around the Oklahoma football team. Thumping Alabama in the Sugar Bowl tops the list and within that is quarterback Trevor Knight.Knight was inconsistent for much of last season but he finished strong which includes the Sugar Bowl win. In that game he passed for 348 yards and four touchdown's and showed the poise and athleticism to extend plays and make something out of nothing. It's that type of play that has Sooner fans excited and fair or n... More>>

    Bob Stoops goes through Carwash

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    Oklahoma head football coach Bob Stoops spent the day at ESPN going on the networks various TV and radio shows. It's known as the carwash. It's a chance for a coach to gain national exposure for his program.Among the topics Stoops addressed were Nick Saban's stance that he couldn't get his Alabama football team up for the Sugar Bowl because it wasn't a national title game. Oklahoma won the game and Stoops didn't mind reminding Saban."We've played in a fair amount of national championship game... More>>

    Sooners ready for the 2014 season Video included

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    Trevor Knight, Geneo Grissom, Chuka Ndulue, Daryl Williams and Julian Wilson all strolled up to the podium for their interview sessions at Big 12 Media Days on Tuesday-but with some extra pep in their steps.
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    Gundy takes the podium during Big 12 Media Days Video included

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    It's funny how much can change in a year. Oklahoma State tied for second in the league last season after being picked as the preseason favorite. More>>

    Bowlsby starts off Big 12 Media with a bang

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    Conference media days are generally the time that fans start to looking ahead to the upcoming college football season. Coaches and players make news talking about their upcoming season and generally the comments are positive. Day one of Big 12 Media Day featured Commissioner Bob Bowlsby firing pointed comments toward the NCAA and the problem's he see's with college athletic's governing body.Bowlsby's comments concerning playing by the rules drew the most attention when he said "cheating pays"... More>>

    Rickie nearly caught Rory

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    Rory McIlroy won the British Open but he was pressed in the final two rounds by former OSU golfer Rickie Fowler. Fowler finished at 15 under which was two shots behind McIlroy. Fowler tied for the lead briefly Saturday and Sunday he did good enough to get his third straight top five finish in a major this season. " I'm definitely pleased the way I hung in there, the way I fought it out," said Fowler. "I made some great par saves and tried to give Rory a little run at the end, but just got on ... More>>

    Big 12 Football Media Days are coming

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    Big 12 Football Media Day's begin Monday in Dallas with each school meeting the press to discuss the upcoming season. Last week the preseason rankings and all conference teams were released.Oklahoma was the pick to win the conference and they had four on the all conference team with two of those, linebacker Eric Striker and cornerback Zack Sanchez, being defensive players. That's not a surprise to Sooner defensive coordinator Mike Stoops, who feels his Sooner defense will be pretty good and d... More>>

    OKC gets a new Pro Team

    Oklahoma City getting another pro basketball team

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    Oklahoma City is getting a new pro basketball team. The Oklahoma City Thunder are moving their D-League team, the 66ers from Tulsa to Oklahoma City. The last two season's the 66ers played their games in Bixby but that building is no longer available. The Thunder say they couldn't find suitable replacement so they're moving the operations to Oklahoma City.The Thunder often send young players back and forth between Oklahoma City and Tulsa to allow them to get real game action instead of riding ... More>>

    Preseason All Big 12 Team has local representation

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    A sure sign that the college football season is near came Wednesday when the Big 12 Conference released its preseason all conference football team.
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    Thunder add a player

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    The Oklahoma City Thunder added Sebastian Telfair to their roster. Telfair signs a one year non guaranteed contract with the Thunder. Telfair spent last season playing in China where he averaged 26 points per game. In his ten year NBA career he's played for eight different teams and averaged 7 points per game.Telfair gives the Thunder a third point guard to replace Derek Fisher, who retired to take the head coaching job of the New York Knicks. Telfair has some experience playing in Oklahoma C... More>>

    Derek Jeter gets all star sendoff from fans, players before MLB All Star Game Video included

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    Love or hate him, Yankees star Derek Jeter will always have a place in baseball history.

    Tuesday night, he leads off for the American League in his final All Star game and Nike celebrates his career with this commercial.
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    Perry Jones undergoes surgery

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    Oklahoma City Thunder forward Perry Jones III underwent what the team calls successful arthroscopic surgery on his right knee.The team says he'll be sidelined for 4-6 weeks.before returning to normal off season activities. Jones played n 62 games last season and just completed playing in the Orlando Summer League for the Thunder. More>>

    Kevin Durant headed to Las Vegas

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    Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant is headed to Las Vegas as part of Team USA's roster for this summer's World Cup of Basketball. Durant is one of 19 players on the roster that will eventually be trimmed for the World Cup competition in late August.Durant, James Harden, Kevin Love and Anthony Davis are four holdovers from the Team USA's gold medal winning team in the 2012 London Olympics. Others on the roster include Blake Griffin(Clippers) Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson(Warriors) Pa... More>>

    Monty wins at Oak Tree

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    Seventy-two holes of golf was not enough to decide a winner at the U.S. Senior Open at Oak Tree National.  Colin Montgomerie and Gene Sauers had to play a three hole playoff to decide the championship with Montgomerie winning. More>>

    LeBron James tells Sports Illustrated: I'm coming back to Cleveland

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    It's over. After several weeks and months of speculation, the NBA's best player has decided and announced his future in the league. More>>

    Day One of Senior Open

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    So much for home course advantage at the U.S. Senior Open. After the first round of the tournament the Oak Tree Gang all find themselves over par. Gil Morgan's one over 72 the low score with Bob Tway and Willie Wood at three over while Scott Verplank's Champion's Tour debut resulted in a four over 75.Before we think all is lost there are reason's for the way day one played out. For instance, when it comes to Verplank the issues that have plagued his career continued to derail him in Thursday'... More>>

    Thunder fall in Orlando

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    The Oklahoma City Thunder fell to 1-3 in the Orlando Summer League with a 94-71 loss to Indiana. The Thunder only hit 37% from the field while the Pacers connected on 57% for their shots.Jeremy Lamb struggled with his shot hitting just 4-17 while Perry Jones was just 2-9. As for bright spots, Steven Adams had 10 points and 8 rebounds but he did have five turnovers. Rookie Mitch McGary came off the bench and led the way with 15 points on 5-7 shooting. More>>

    Oak Tree is familiar course to many at Senior Open

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    Since it was announced that the 2014 U.S. Senior Open would be at Oak Tree National much has been made about the possible advantage that the so called "Oak Tree Gang" would have at the tournament.  More>>

    Thunder's Westbrook won't play on US team this summer

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    USA Basketball says Oklahoma City guard Russell Westbrook will not participate this summer so he can rest some previous knee injuries. More>>

    US Senior Open week is here

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    After being in the planning stages for years it's finally U.S. Senior Open week at Oak Tree National in Edmond.  The Senior Open festivities began Monday with practice rounds that continue until the first round begins Thursday.
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    Thunder fall to 0-2

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    The Oklahoma City Thunder fell to 0-2 in Summer League play after an 84-73 loss to Philadelphia Sunday. Turnovers a problem for the Thunder, who had 18 in the game to go with a poor shooting game of 37 percent.Thunder top draft pick Mitch McGary did not play in the game. Guard Jeremy Lamb also sat out the contest in which Mario Little led OKC in scoring with 18 points. Philadelphia was led by Casper Ware, who scored 20 points.Oklahoma City is back in action Monday evening when they face Brook... More>>

    Thunder announce hire of new assistant coach

    Darko Rajakovic. Photo courtesy of KTUL. Darko Rajakovic. Photo courtesy of KTUL.
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     The Oklahoma City Thunder announced Saturday that Darko Rajakovic will be joining the staff as a new assistant coach. More>>

    Gasol and Thunder talking

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    The Oklahoma City Thunder and Los Angeles Lakers free agent Pau Gasol have reportedly been in discussions about the seven footer playing in Oklahoma City. Reports are Thunder guard Russell Westbrook and forward Kevin Durant spent time Wednesday talking to Gasol as did GM Sam Presti.Gasol is an unrestricted free agent, who is also getting major interest from Chicago, Miami, New York along with the Lakers. Gasol made $19 million last season in L.A. and though he won't get that much per season a... More>>

    Thunder Free Agency

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    Day one of free agency brought no agreement's for new players for the Oklahoma City Thunder. Players and teams can talk but contracts can't be signed until July 10th.One of the Thunder's biggest targets this summer will be Thunder backup guard Reggie Jackson. He's not a free agent but he is going into the final year of his rookie contract which means he's eligible to sign an extension this summer. The Thunder have until October 31st to sign Jackson to an extension. Otherwise they have to wait... More>>

    NBA Free Agency underway

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    At 11:01 AM (Oklahoma time)Tuesday morning NBA Free Agency began for the Oklahoma City Thunder and the other 29 teams in the league. The Thunder will be a player but to what extent remains to be seen. For instance several names have been connected with the Thunder already. Names like Vince Carter, Mike Mller, CJ Miles and Pau Gasol. Gasol is perhaps the most intriguing because of the two championship rings he's won with the Los Angeles Lakers and the fact that he'd give them some much needed ... More>>

    High School Football, Week 8 (Thursday Games)

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    High school football teams are getting closer to the playoffs. More>>

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    • Thunder trade Thabeet

      Thunder trade Thabeet

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 12:06 AM EDT2014-08-27 04:06:26 GMT
      The Oklahoma City Thunder traded backup center Hasheem Thabeet to the Philadelphia 76ers. The Thunder send cash and Thabeet in exchange for a protected second round pick in 2015 and a trade exception.The move saves OKC $1.25 million that they would have had to pay Thabeet if he had been on the roster August 31st. Oklahoma City now has about $2.8 million in cap space to tinker with the roster that has 14 players.It's expected Philly will waive Thabeet to avoid paying him $1.25 million.
      The Oklahoma City Thunder traded backup center Hasheem Thabeet to the Philadelphia 76ers. The Thunder send cash and Thabeet in exchange for a protected second round pick in 2015 and a trade exception.The move saves OKC $1.25 million that they would have had to pay Thabeet if he had been on the roster August 31st. Oklahoma City now has about $2.8 million in cap space to tinker with the roster that has 14 players.It's expected Philly will waive Thabeet to avoid paying him $1.25 million.
    • Oklahoma City Thunder unveil 2014-2015 schedule

      Oklahoma City Thunder unveil 2014-2015 schedule

      Wednesday, August 13 2014 6:20 PM EDT2014-08-13 22:20:10 GMT
      The Oklahoma City announced next season's regular season schedule will tip off on the road against Portland and open at home just two days later versus Denver.
      The Oklahoma City announced next season's regular season schedule will tip off on the road against Portland and open at home just two days later versus Denver.
    • NBA MVP Kevin Durant withdraws from Team USA

      NBA MVP Kevin Durant withdraws from Team USA

      Thursday, August 7 2014 6:50 PM EDT2014-08-07 22:50:44 GMT
      The reigning MVP of the NBA and Oklahoma City Thunder forward announced Thursday that he will not be continuing his journey on Team USA.
      The reigning MVP of the NBA and Oklahoma City Thunder forward announced Thursday that he will not be continuing his journey on Team USA.
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