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After losing his leg, Isaiah Pead is relearning how to run

Isaiah Pead was a Miami Dolphins running back just two years ago. Then came Nov. 12, 2016. After Pead was thrown from his car...

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Don't expect SEC to allow playoff changes

The four-team playoff still will allow non-champions, even though that's to the SEC's benefit

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The Oklahoman's Super 30 rankings

A look at The Oklahoman's Super 30 feature series list.

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OSU football: Darrion Daniels ready for spotlight on defensive line

Oklahoma State defensive tackle Darrion Daniels let his personality shine at Big 12 Media Days

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Would playoff be different if only champs were eligible?

Ohio State in 2016 and Alabama in 2017 would not have made the playoff is only conference champions were eligble

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Riley, Murray encouraged by Sooners' defensive direction

Sooners' coach Lincoln Riley said at Big 12 Media Days that defensive recruiting must improve, but said he felt that things...

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WPSL Championship match set for Sunday in Norman

Seattle Sounders Women will play Pensacola FC in Sunday’s WPSL Championship match at Gordon Drummond Field in Norman.

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Morning Roundup: Thomas, Froome remain Tour leaders after 14th stage

Sky teammates Geraint Thomas and Chris Froome remained 1-2 in the Tour de France after the hilly 14th stage didn't alter the...

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OKC Dodgers: OKC splits doubleheader against Nashville

The Oklahoma City Dodgers split their doubleheader against the Nashville Sounds on Saturday.

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Bell tops New Hampshire field for 2nd straight Xfinity win

Norman native Christopher Bell held off Brad Keselowski over the final 18 laps at New Hampshire Motor Speedway to win his...

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Celtics' Smart 'ecstatic' to have summer in limbo over

After being in limbo since the start of free agency, Marcus Smart cemented his pact with the Celtics on Thursday.

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Riley says Mordecai 'just has something about him'

Oklahoma coach Lincoln Riley has been impressed with incoming freshman Tanner Mordecai.

These dogs are helping change lives.

NewsJul 7, 2018

Program at Mabel Basset Correctional Center lets women inmates train dogs

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MLB Notebook: A's acquire closer Familia from Mets

The Oakland Athletics acquired New York Mets reliever Jeurys Familia in hopes of enhancing their playoff prospects this year.

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Spieth part of 3-way tie for British Open lead as Woods lurks

Jordan Spieth has a share of the British Open lead at 9-under 204 heading into the final round, while Tiger Woods is in...

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British Open Notebook: McIlroy misses opportunity to score low

On a day of low scoring, Rory McIlroy bogeyed two of his last three holes for a 1-under 70 on Saturday.

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Outdoor Notebook: Lesser prairie chicken populations increase

The latest annual breeding population survey shows an increase of about 30 percent over the previous year: 38,637 birds...

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The Collected Wisdom of Bill Snyder

The 2018 season will mark the 10th of Bill Snyder's second tenure as Kansas State’s football coach and 27th overall. Of the Big...

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Sports Tuning In for Sunday, July 22

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Q&A WITH THE FISH KISSER: Jimmy Houston turns 74 on Friday and is as popular as ever

Legendary angler and television personality Jimmy Houston is still fishing and hunting, filming television shows and greeting...

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What to know about the Thunder's busy trade week

There are a few things you ought to know about Oklahoma City’s late-week player movement, which saw Carmelo Anthony and Dakari...

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Meet the man now in charge of Big 12 football officials

Walt Anderson was a stalwart in the Big 12, but after more than a decade as the conference's coordinator of football officials,...

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The Oklahoman's Super 30: Millwood's Marcus Major Jr. taking Adrian Peterson comparison in stride

Millwood's Marcus Major Jr. has been compared to NFL great Adrian Peterson by former University of Oklahoma fullback J.D....

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The highs and lows of Carmelo Anthony's lone Thunder season

Carmelo Anthony’s arrival last September in Oklahoma City was met with hoodies and hope and just a few hard feelings, given...

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British Open Notebook: Sandy Lyle goes out with a birdie

Sandy Lyle birdied on the 18th hole at the British Open on Friday. This is the final year of eligibility for the 60-year-old...

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Housemates Johnson, Kisner share British Open lead

Zach Johnson and Kevin Kisner share the British Open lead at 6-under 136 after two rounds of play.

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Thunder trades Dakari Johnson in potential cost-saving move

On Friday, the Thunder took another step that could create some savings, agreeing to trade center Dakari Johnson to the Orlando...

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Morning Roundup: Sagan wins Stage 13 at Tour de France

Peter Sagan won a sprint finish to claim Stage 13, while Geraint Thomas kept the overall lead on Friday.

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Energy FC looking to sharpen defense against Sacramento Republic FC

The last time the Oklahoma City Energy FC took the field, they allowed four goals. That won't cut it Saturday night on the road...

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Lawton to hire former Fresno State coach Stacy Johnson-Klein

LAWTON — Former Fresno State women’s basketball coach Stacy Johnson-Klein is making a return to the basketball court, this...

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Sports Tuning In for Saturday, July 21

July 21 tuning in SATURDAY MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 5 p.m.;;Oklahoma City at Nashville;;KGHM-AM 1340 (DH) MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL...

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Report: Thunder trading Dakari Johnson to Magic

In what could be a cost-cutting move, the Thunder is sending 22-year-old center Dakari Johnson to Orlando.

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Different approach by ESPN for Monday night season opener

ESPN is going with a fresh approach for its first 2018 regular-season broadcast of "Monday Night Football."

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Red Sox, Yankees heading for compelling AL East finish

Mookie Betts and the major league-leading Red Sox are on pace for 100-plus wins. Same for Aaron Judge and the Yankees, and the...

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Winners & losers in Carmelo trade

Schroder should be a winner in the trade to the Thunder, but some new teammates will see their minutes decline

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Oklahoma's Jonathan Alvarez redshirted a year ago, now he's on the Rimington Award preseason watch list

Oklahoma center Jonathan Alvarez is one of five Big 12 centers on the Rimington Award watch list

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Thunder tax bill in 2019-20 will be big, just not $141 million

Six Thunder players scheduled to make $135.6 million combined in 2019-20

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Branson mourns for 17 killed in sinking of packed duck boat

Divers searched a Missouri lake Friday for the bodies of four people who were presumed dead after a duck boat packed with...

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Presti trades his headache to Donovan

Can Billy Donovan get Dennis Schoder to embrace sixth man role?

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Getting to know the newest members of the Thunder

Carmelo Anthony is out. Dennis Schroder and Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot are in. So, who are these new guys? Here are some...

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The numbers: Thunder saves millions in trading Carmelo Anthony

Will Dennis Schroder and Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot upgrade the Thunder roster? Unknown. Will the Thunder save millions upon their...

Justice and mercy: Young adults tour Oklahoma County jail

LifeJul 14, 2018

A local pastor recently took a group of young adults from his church for a tour of the Oklahoma County jail to learn about some of the systemic problems plaguing the jail and the criminal justice system that feeds into it.

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Shippy joins Syracuse coaching staff

Shippy joins Syracuse staff Former Oklahoma State softball star Vanessa Shippy will be staying in orange, though she will wear...

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NFL and its players union working on anthem resolution

The NFL and National Football League Players Association have agreed to halt enforcement of rules regarding the new national...

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New redshirt rule opens door to creative thinking for coaches

College football coaches are generally excited about the NCAA's new redshirt rule, which allows a player to participate in up...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Carmelo Anthony out, Dennis Schroder in, and what's next for OKC

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' highly-acclaimed comedy 'Ted,' but...

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Thunder sends Anthony to Atlanta, acquires Hawks' Schroder

There were only so many options for trading Carmelo Anthony, and the trade never was going to come easily. But on Thursday, the...

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Los Angeles Lakers sign OSU product Jeffrey Carroll

Jeffrey Carroll went undrafted out of Oklahoma State, but he has managed to make his NBA dreams come true anyway. The former...

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Kyle Garlick said it is a norm to seeing people come and go from clubhouses around the trade deadline.

Kyle Garlick has seen numerous players come and go around the trade deadline during his three seasons with the Dodgers'...

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High school notebook: OSSAA releases preliminary ADM

The OSSAA set the preliminary ADM for the upcoming year, which will not be official until August.

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LPGA Tour's Lincicome shoots 78 in PGA Tour debut

Brittany Lincicome has a huge hole to climb out of if she hopes to make golf history.

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The Oklahoman's Super 30: Edmond Santa Fe's Trace Ford just discovering potential

Edmond Santa Fe star Trace Ford didn't get on the field until Week 4 last season. He's still blown up on the recruiting scene...

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Red Sox hope to continue success, hold off Yankees

BOSTON — The Boston Red Sox had the second-best start in franchise history, and still they are struggling to shake the New York...

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Thunder trade thoughts: Hawks free up space for Trae Young in Carmelo Anthony deal

A look at what people around the NBA are saying about the Thunder trading away Carmelo Anthony to the Hawks.

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Kang says he followed the rules

CARNOUSTIE, SCOTLAND — Sung Kang doesn't plan to handle rulings any differently because he doesn't think he did anything wrong...

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Former OSU star Smart re-signs with Celtics

The Boston Celtics have re-signed former Oklahoma State guard Marcus Smart.

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Kisner holds lead after first round at British Open

CARNOUSTIE, SCOTLAND — The silver claret jug was on the first tee Thursday morning at Carnoustie, a trophy that Kevin Kisner...

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With Leonard gone, a new look for Popovich and the Spurs

The most tumultuous offseason in Gregg Popovich's two decades with the Spurs ended with the trade of star Kawhi Leonard to...

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Clemson reworks Venables contract to $2M for 5 years

Clemson has made a second major statement this year about how much it wants to hold onto defensive coordinator Brent Venables....

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Sports roundup: Dolphin players must stand for anthem

Dolphin players must stand for anthem Miami Dolphins players who protest on the field during the national anthem could be...

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Sports Tuning In for Friday, July 20

FRIDAY MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 7:05 p.m. — Oklahoma City at Nashville — KGHM-AM 1340 MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 1 p.m. — St. Louis at...

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Some stocks up, some down at Big 12 Media Days

Sooners, Mountaineers, Horned Frogs and Cowboys look good in Frisco

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Lawton football coach Randy Breeze resigns

Even with the season just weeks away, longtime Lawton football coach Randy Breeze felt it was time to step away. Breeze told...

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OSU's Shippy joins Syracuse softball staff

The Syracuse softball program announced Thursday it has added Vanessa Shippy to its coaching staff. Shippy, a native of Coeur...

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Fedora causes a stir at ACC Media Days

Fedora laments the new safety rules in football

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British Open Notebook: R&A tests drivers of more than 2 dozen players at Open

The checks came in the midst of a distance debate that previously had been centered on golf balls, not clubs.

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Why this season is West Virginia QB Will Grier's time to shine

Despite a stellar season a year ago, Will Grier was overshadowed in his own conference. But with the departure of Baker...

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Rios continues July hitting success

Rios continues July hitting success Edwin Rios hit a line drive to center field in the first inning. It's been a common theme...

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Oklahoma Scene: Mayfield wins ESPY for Best College Athlete

Former Oklahoma star quarterback Baker Mayfield won the ESPY for Best College Athlete on Wednesday.

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Sooners gymnast Maggie Nichols in group receiving Arthur Ashe Courage Award at ESPYs

The University of Oklahoma gymnast was honored along with more than 100 survivors for their bravery speaking out about the...

Will voters elect more female senators?

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In a state where only seven of 47 state senators are female, two women and seven men entered the District 30 primary. Both women and one man advanced. Historically, few women run for Oklahoma's Legislature. Those who do are elected at a...

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Heisman winner Baker Mayfield adds ESPY Award to his trophy collection

The Baker Mayfield trophy tour hit Los Angeles on Wednesday.

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NBA Notebook: Wade signs lifetime deal with Li-Ning

Dwyane Wade has a new contract — with his shoe company.

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MLB Notebook: Dodgers acquire Machado from Orioles for 5 prospects

Manny Machado, a 26-year-old power hitter with extraordinary fielding skills, greatly improves the Dodgers' chances of reaching...

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Morning Roundup: Former OSU golfer Mark Hayes dies at 69

Mark Hayes, the former Oklahoma State star who won the PGA Tour's 1977 Players Championship, has died. He was 69.

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Oklahoma gained the commitment of four-star cornerback Jaden Davis on Wednesday

Four-star cornerback Jaden Davis is Oklahoma's sixth 2019 commitment since June 1

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A future Cowboy back, Collinsville's Grayson Boomer is ready to show his versatility at tight end

Committed to Oklahoma State since November, Collinsville's Grayson Boomer didn't get to show his full skill set last year as...

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College Football Notebook: UNC's Fedora causes stir with CTE comment

North Carolina coach Larry Fedora said Wednesday he doesn't believe it's been proven that football causes the degenerative...

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NFL Notebook: Revis retires after 11 seasons

Darrelle Revis announced Wednesday on social media that he was ending an 11-season career that included four All-Pro selections.

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Boom or bust as homers, strikeouts dominate diamond

The average of 2.28 homers per game is just below the record 2.51 set last year.

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Carnoustie presents tough test with no clear answers

The 147th edition of the British Open begins on Thursday.

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OKC Dodgers: Meet 'The Scooter Gang'

OKC players have become frequent users of motorized scooters, a craze that has swept the clubhouse.

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Did the Paul George-to-OKC gamble set the table for Kawhi to Toronto?

The air in Las Vegas was thick with the murmurs. Kawhi Leonard for DeMar DeRozan. A gamble for Toronto. A salvage job for San...

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This OSU freshman is showing signs of his leadership capabilities

Freshman Isaac Likekele is vocal for a freshman, and he has shown early leadership

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The former Sooners pitcher and graduate assistant was hired after Melyssa Lombardi left to take the head coaching job at Oregon

The former Sooners pitcher was hired after Melyssa Lombardi was named Oregon's head coach

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Sports Tuning In for Thursday, July 19

THURSDAY MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 7 p.m. — New Orleans at Oklahoma City — Cox 703/KGHM-AM 1340 7 p.m. — San Antonio at Frisco —...

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Riley doesn't budge; Gundy doesn't flinch

Tom Herman's star has faded a little in his second year at Big 12 Media Days.

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Former OSU golfer and PGA Tour winner Mark Hayes dies at 69

In weather conditions so ferocious that one competitor shot 91 and 47 others posted second-round scores in the 80s, it was only...

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Oklahoma's Rodney Anderson and Oklahoma State's Justice Hill are two of six Big 12 running backs on the watch list for the Doak Walker Award

Oklahoma's Rodney Anderson and Oklahoma State's Justice Hill are two of six Big 12 running backs on the preseason watch list...

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Spurs make a good deal for DeMar DeRozan

Getting back an all-star when you have to trade a great player is a notable accomplishment in the NBA

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How Gundy feels about Holder after recruiting comments

FRISCO, Texas — Mike Gundy has been on vacation the past few weeks. Lots of time spent on the family farm and away from the...

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When will Longhorn defensive end get a haircut?

Hager vowed not to cut his hair until the Longhorns won a Big 12 title, and his locks are getting long

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Record 10 homers as AL wins All-Star Game in 10 innings

The all-or-nothing All-Star Game mirrored what baseball has become.

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College Football Notebook: Smart says Bulldogs aren't afraid of pressure

Georgia coach Kirby Smart says his Bulldogs aren't afraid of the pressure to repeat last season's success.

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Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy says Taylor Cornelius enters preseason as 'our guy' at quarterback

Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy told the crowd at Big 12 Media Days that fifth-year senior Taylor Cornelius will be the...

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Morning Roundup: Cambage scores WNBA-record 53 points

Elizabeth Cambage scored 53 points to set a WNBA record Tuesday, leading the Dallas Wings to a 104-87 victory over the New York...

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NBA Notebook: Grizzlies acquire Temple; McLemore returns to Kings

The Memphis Grizzlies have acquired guard Garrett Temple from the Sacramento Kings in exchange for guard Ben McLemore, center...

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Take that for data: NBA preps for expanded betting on games

Fast isn't fast enough for the NBA anymore, not when it comes to stats — especially now that the U.S. Supreme Court has opened...

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MLB Notebook: Manfred confident A's, Rays moving closer to new ballparks

Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred has said the sport will consider expansion, but only after the A's and Rays get new stadiums.

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Players open to expanded DH, wild card, but MLB not keen

Baseball players are open to extending the designated hitter to the National League and to expanding the winner-take-all...

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OKC Dodgers journal: OKC beats New Orleans in extra innings

The Oklahoma City Dodgers were ready for the game to be over. After 3 1/2 hours of play, the Dodgers beat the New Orleans Baby...

Testing more than 7,000 unsubmitted rape kits in Oklahoma could cost $9.5M+

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Testing more than 7,000 untested rape kits that have been identified in Oklahoma could potentially cost anywhere from $9.5 million to close to $12 million, based on estimates provided in a report by a statewide task force that has been examining...

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Woods back at British Open, liking his chances as recovery continues

Tiger Woods has been feeling better as 2018 has gone on. And there's something about links golf that inspires him.

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Gundy: Barry Sanders statue could come soon

There’s more Mike Gundy wants to see done at Oklahoma State, including a statue of Barry Sanders. Sanders, who turned 50 on...

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British Open Notebook: Koepka traces golfing success to Scotland, aims to win Open

Brooks Koepka was an aspiring young pro in search of his first big break when he came to Europe in 2012 to play the Challenge...

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NFL Notebook: Cowboys DE Gregory reinstated from suspension

The NFL has reinstated Dallas Cowboys defensive end Randy Gregory, who was suspended all of last season for multiple violations...

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Big 12 Media Days: Texas coach Tom Herman confident in QBs despite recent struggles

Quarterback troubles have been at the heart of Texas' issues over the past decade or so since winning the 2009 title with Vince...

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Baylor coach Matt Rhule is not discouraged

FRISCO, TEXAS — Wearing a green jacket that looked borrowed from a Master's champion, Baylor coach Matt Rhule took a seat at...

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Donovan Solano returns after injury and birth of son

The last two months have been a whirlwind for Donovan Solano. It started May 22, when the Oklahoma City Dodgers' shortstop...

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The Oklahoman's Super 30: Putnam City's Collin Clay already a force, but now a strong leader

Putnam City star defensive end Collin Clay is a force up front. Now, he's becoming the team's unquestioned leader in a year of...

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These former Tulsa football players share stories about their time in Tulsa and the NFL.

Four former Tulsa greats shared their stories at the Oklahoma sports Hall of Fame Luncheon on Tuesday.

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Sports Tuning In for Wednesday, July 18

WEDNESDAY MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 6 p.m. — Triple-A All-Star Game — MLBN (Cox 264) 7:05 p.m. — New Orleans at Oklahoma City —...

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Snyder just promotes from within

Andre Coleman, Blake Seiler take over as Snyder's coordinators

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Baylor has N.C. State grad transfer competing at quarterback

Will Brewer be the next big Lake Travis quarterback?

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Gundy: QB Taylor Cornelius is 'our guy' entering camp

During his Big 12 Media Days news conference Tuesday at the Ford Center at The Star, Gundy said Taylor Cornelius is the...

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Is Tim Beck defrocked at Texas?

Herman called plays in Texas' bowl victory over Missouri; will that continue?

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Holgorsen still OK with Jake Spavital calling plays

Holgorsen delved into special teams after releasing control of the West Virginia offense

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Quarterback battle, new defense among Oklahoma State storylines entering Big 12 media days

Mike Gundy and four Oklahoma State players will address the media on Tuesday at The Star in Frisco, Texas

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The Oklahoman is hiring a beat writer to cover OU's men's basketball, football, softball and gymnastics teams.

Interested in joining The Oklahoman's award-winning sports team and covering one of the premier athletics departments in the...

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Planned Norman development lacks quirks that create lively districts

For the past year, I've followed coverage by fellow reporters at The Oklahoman of an ambitious proposal to develop a 500-acre,...

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Stability now rules the Big 12

The Big 12 has been successful on the field and with revenues, banishing realignment talk

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OKC Dodgers journal: OKC players support Max Muncy in Home Run Derby

Former OKC infielder Max Muncy has been a big surprise in the big leagues. Monday night, he was in the Home Run Derby.

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OKC Dodgers: Prospect Alex Verdugo not worried about trade rumors

OKC star outfielder Alex Verdugo is used to being the focus of trade rumors. In the past, he's stressed about it. Not anymore.

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Marlins' Realmuto becomes a father, first-time All-Star

WASHINGTON — It's been a whirlwind 10 days for Miami Marlins catcher J.T. Realmuto. A week ago Sunday the former Carl Albert...

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OU football: Lincoln Riley not ready to take over Bob Stoops' role as thorn in SEC's side

FRISCO, TEXAS — The comment came near the end of a long, coherent answer of a question from the radio host about Big 12...

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Kansas linebacker Khalil Herbert attended Stoneman Douglas High School through his junior football season

Kansas linebacker Khalil Herbert attended Stoneman Douglas High School through his junior football season

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What's Lincoln Riley's plan for improving the defense?

FRISCO, TEXAS — Lincoln Riley knows Oklahoma needs a stronger defense to win a national championship. That much was clear in...

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Why Lincoln Riley must play quarterback situation close to the vest

Kyler Murray's deal with the Oakland A's earlier this summer seemed to show the world Lincoln Riley's hand. But the OU coach...

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Oklahoman Super 30 Rankings: Recruitment explosion allowed Blanchard receiver Jamie Nance to quickly fall for Nebraska

BLANCHARD — Jamie Nance could feel the pressure mounting. It was an odd feeling for Nance. He exited last football season...

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Big 12 commissioner: impact of sports gambling legislation unclear

FRISCO, TEXAS — Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby opened the league's media days Monday with a nearly 40-minute discussion of the...

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Machado trade rumors continue

WASHINGTON — On the night of the All-Star Game, Manny Machado will proudly represent the Baltimore Orioles, the only team he's...

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OCU hires new men's and women's rowing coach

OCU hires new men's and women's rowing coach Hadzo Habibovic was named the new men's and women's rowing coach at Oklahoma City...

In one OKC neighborhood, how much hip is too much?

NewsJul 8, 2018

As area around NW 23 in OKC as revived, some residents weary of noise and traffic

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Darryl Rogers coached the Oklahoma City Twisters in 1990

Farewell to people with Oklahoma ties who enjoyed the game day experience: •Darryl Rogers, 83, of Fresno, California. The...

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Sports Tuning in for Tuesday, July 17

TUESDAY COLLEGE FOOTBALL 9 a.m. — Big 12 Media Day — FSOK (Cox 37) MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 7:05 p.m. — New Orleans at Oklahoma...

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Cyclones learned how to win in Norman

38-31 upset of third-ranked Sooners propelled Iowa State's season but also laid a foundation for the future

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3 Red Raiders make preseason all-Big 12 defense

Beleaguered Texas Tech defense improving under David Gibbs

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Beaty, Long have had limited talks at Kansas

The football coach's new boss has been supportive, but Beaty knows he has to win

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NBA spending summer seeking new officials

Summer league is where players can get noticed by the NBA, and the same is true for referees.

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Patterson lauds Sooner offense

TCU coach says Sooner offense was one of two best he's ever faced

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A look at 10 contenders for the British Open

A capsule look at 10 top contenders for the British Open, to be played July 19-22 at Carnoustie Golf Links in Scotland (listed...

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The Open returns to the nasty links of Carnoustie

Carnoustie is known as much for the calamity it causes as the British Open champions it crowns.

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Murray, Anderson among those named to Maxwell Award Watch List

Murray and running back Rodney Anderson made the watch list for the Maxwell Award, given to the college football player of the...

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Will Mike Gundy respond to Mike Holder?

Not all questions will be answered at Big 12 Media Days, but these could be

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OKC Dodgers: Solano leads OKC in 11-1 win over Round Rock

Donovan Solano drove in four runs as the Oklahoma City Dodgers beat the Round Rock Express 11-1 Sunday.

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Djokovic wins 4th Wimbledon, 1st Slam in 2 years

Novak Djokovic was disconsolate and injured when he left Wimbledon a year ago, quitting during his quarterfinal because of a...

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Morning Roundup: Former NHL goalie Ray Emery dies in swimming accident

Emery, who helped the Ottawa Senators reach the final in 2007 and won the Stanley Cup with the Chicago Blackhawks in 2013,...

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MLB Notebook: Cardinals fire Matheny with team hovering near .500

The St. Louis Cardinals have fired manager Mike Matheny during his seventh season with the team hovering around .500.

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Oklahoman Super 30 Rankings: Broken Arrow's Zach Marcheselli eyeing gold ball

BROKEN ARROW — Before the snap, Zach Marcheselli tries to visualize the play the opposing offense will run. It's a habit the...

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Golf Roundup: Kim wins John Deere Classic in record-breaking runaway

Michael Kim finished at 27-under 257 to break Steve Stricker's tournament record from 2010 by one shot.

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Sooners' Big 12 dominance, defensive stability among the questions entering Media Days

FRISCO, TEXAS — For the first time since 2013, Oklahoma will not have a quarterback present at Big 12 Media Days. The Sooners...

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Matt Kemp has made his mark on Major League Baseball

Matt Kemp, from Midwest City, has made his mark throughout Major League Baseball.

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Thunder stock watch: Assessing OKC's Summer League performances

What can the Thunder take from Summer League? It's a tough question to answer after five games of experimental basketball...

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Sooners given fourth-best chance to reach College Football Playoff

Odds on winning conferences are a great indicator of College Football Playoff chances

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Truex seeking more success after third win in 6 NASCAR races

SPARTA, KY. — Martin Truex Jr. is feeling confident after his most dominant performance this season. That's understandable,...

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Sports Tuning In for Monday, July 16

MONDAY COLLEGE FOOTBALL 9 a.m. — Big 12 Media Day — FSOK (Cox 37) MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 7:05 p.m. — New Orleans at Oklahoma...

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France wins second World Cup title, beats Croatia 4-2

France won its second World Cup title by beating Croatia 4-2 on Sunday in a match briefly interrupted by an on-field protest...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: The highs and lows of Summer League, Melo Watch and more

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' highly-acclaimed comedy 'Ted,' but...

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Glover River provides scenic beauty, good fishing and challenging rapids

Flowing through McCurtain County in far southeastern Oklahoma near the borders of Texas and Arkansas, the Glover offers about...

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Would new OU arena help bring back millennials?

Millennials are looking for a place to live, work and play. Would a new OU arena provide that?

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OSU's Cornelius is as unique as his tiny Texas hometown

A native of Bushland, Texas, in the state's panhandle, Taylor Cornelius is patiently waiting for his chance to be Oklahoma...

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The Oklahoman's Super 30: Constant pain has yet to slow down Norman North's Cole Mashburn

Norman North star Cole Mashburn suffered a rare break in his spine in middle school, an injury that still leaves him in pain....

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Who will help lead the Sooners' this year?

OU isn't bringing a quarterback to Big 12 Media Days, but Lincoln Riley is giving other players a chance to step up.

Federal pay prevents Oklahoma City VA from filling some doctor positions

NewsJul 9, 2018

There are 21 job openings at the Oklahoma City VA Medical Center and many of them may never be filled.

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Nerlens Noel looks to 'bring my dog out'

Five years removed from one shortened but stellar collegiate season at Kentucky, Nerlens Noel’s game and reputation are in need...

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NASCAR Notebook: Truex wins Cup race at Kentucky

Martin Truex Jr. won the NASCAR Cup Series race at Kentucky Speedway, passing Brad Keselowski and then Kurt Busch on the way to...

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OKC Dodgers Notebook: Garlick hits grand slam to lift Dodgers over Express

Kyle Garlick hit a grand slam in the eighth inning as the Oklahoma City Dodgers beat the Round Rock Express 7-5 on Saturday...

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Why France or Croatia will win

With a squad valued at over $1 billion dollars that includes teenager Kylian Mbappe, a coach who won the World Cup as a player...

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A youthful France faces veteran-laden Croatia for World Cup

France is the established power with a young team full of speed and skill. Croatia has the veterans that have shown they can...

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Oklahoma's Waterfowl Stamp contest deadline is Aug. 1

The winning artwork will become the image for the 2019-20 Oklahoma Waterfowl Stamp, which is bought by waterfowl hunters in the...

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NBA Notebook: Jabari Parker signs two-year deal with Bulls

Jabari Parker and the Chicago Bulls agreed Saturday to a $40 million, two-year contract.

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Wimbledon Notebook: Djokovic tops Nadal in 5 sets

Novak Djokovic beat rival Rafael Nadal on Saturday to reach his fifth Wimbledon final.

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Bregman embracing All-Star attention

Houston third baseman Alex Bregman is a first time All-Star, will appear in his first Home Run Derby next week and has tried...

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