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'We're all in this together': Thunder's Danilo Gallinari to fund coronavirus test kits

Thunder forward Danilo Gallinari announced Friday that he's partnering with the Oklahoma City-County Health Department to...

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Gallinari to fund coronavirus test kits

Thunder forward Danilo Gallinari announced Friday that he's partnering with the Oklahoma City-County Health Department to...

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Our two Blakes are now the tight ends in Dallas

Bell was playing — man, was he playing. And Jarwin was watching — in his second year at OSU as a non-scholarship player, Jarwin...

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How will sports avoid a 'biological bomb' when returning from coronavirus hiatus?

Thanks in large part to swift action by NBA commissioner Adam Silver, North America’s major professional sports leagues got it...

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OSU basketball: Cal Baptist's Ferron Flavors Jr. lists Cowboys in top five for transfer

Oklahoma State coach Mike Boynton is searching the transfer portal for graduate transfers this offseason. He might be closer to...

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OU softball: ESPN2 to show rerun of 17 inning game as part of Women's History Month celebration

ESPN2 will be showing the first game of the 2017 Women's College World Series championship series between OU and Florida — the...

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Coronavirus stopped spring football but it cannot stop an updated preseason Top 25

The USA TODAY Sports post-spring Top 25 for the Bowl Subdivision typically doesn't land until after teams across the FBS put a...

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OSU basketball: CBS Sports to broadcast 2004 Elite Eight win over St. Joseph's

STILLWATER — March 27 is a big day for Oklahoma State men’s basketball fans.In 1945, OSU (then Oklahoma A&M) beat New York...

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Rudy Gobert, Donovan Mitchell cleared of coronavirus

All Utah Jazz players and staff, including Rudy Gobert and Donovan Mitchell, have completed their 14 days of isolation and...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Words of wisdom come from U.S. Grant athlete

Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Words of wisdom come from U.S. Grant athlete

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Why I love sports: Scott Munn's 'ah-ha' moment with sports came in 1971

Mom has a black and white photo of me as a toddler holding a plastic baseball bat. At age 6, Santa brought me a cool New York...

Can Steven Adams open up the Thunder's offense?

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Thunder general manager Sam Presti made the suggestion and the hairs stood up on the back of fans’ necks. As of now, the Thunder isn’t going to get shooting out of its centers. As of now. "But maybe we can push Steven into a development...

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Thunder schedule draft: Picking the games we're missing the most

The last 18 games of the regular season provided a balanced schedule for the Thunder. Road-heavy, sure, but since the beginning...

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On this date in sports history: Oklahoma A&M defeats NYU for the NCAA men's basketball title

March 27 1939 Oregon beats Ohio State 46-33 in the NCAA's first national basketball tournament. 1942 Joe Louis knocks out Abe...

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Former football coach Denton Fox lived through his student-athletes, inspired an 'army'

JONES — Denton Fox wanted all of his students to succeed. It didn't matter whether they were in his class or on his football...

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OU football: Lincoln Riley calls for level playing field for Power 5 programs during coronavirus pandemic

NORMAN — OU coach Lincoln Riley said he’s hoping guidance from the NCAA soon on uniform rules for college football programs...

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Morning Roundup: Rangers LF Calhoun cleared for workouts after broken jaw

MLB Rangers LF Calhoun cleared for workouts after broken jaw Rangers left fielder Willie Calhoun says he has been cleared to...

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Sports Scoreboard for Friday, March 27

HORSE RACING Remington Park Friday’s Morning Line Post Time: 6 p.m. FIRST RACE—Purse $18,100, Maiden Claiming $10,000, 2 yo,...

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Berry Tramel: Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby says conference must play the waiting game

Bob Bowlsby could have made us all feel a lot better with certain answers to two specific questions. Are you confident that Big...

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Big 12 commissioner projects possible $18 million loss, but 'it's a whole new ballgame' if football games are canceled

Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby held a teleconference Friday afternoon to discuss the state of the conference

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Tuning In for March 27

FRIDAY RE-AIRS COLLEGE FOOTBALL 5 p.m.;;196-57-OU History;;FSOK (Cox 37) 6 p.m.;;1957-63-OU History;;FSOK (Cox 37) 7...

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NCAA slashes payouts to schools by $375 million in wake of coronarivus cancellations

The NCAA will reduce its direct distribution to Division I conferences and schools for 2020 by about $375 million to $225...

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Dallas Cowboys: Our two Blakes are the tight ends

Cowboys like their tight ends, now it's Jarwin and Bell who hold those jobs

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Coronavirus impact has college football coaches worried about schedules

Whether the 2020 college football season begins as scheduled — or, in the worst case, if the season exists at all — may be...

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Guthrie's Dr. Mike Simpson named next OSSAA board president

Dr. Mike Simpson is moving on up.The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association board of directors approved a new...

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OSSAA: Board votes to cancel state basketball tournament, all spring activities

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association officially ended the 2019-20 high school sports season Thursday morning.In...

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OSU basketball: Cade Cunningham named finalist for Gatorade National Player of Year award

Cade Cunningham is one step closer to another prestigious award.Cunningham, an Oklahoma State signee, was named one of three...

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Berry Tramel: Ted Owens has a March Madness story to warm your heart

"Hoosiers" inspired a trip to Hinkle Fieldhouse for Owens family

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Cameron Jourdan: Pick 6s, Statue of Liberty and learning to love the game

EDMOND — I just wanted to get back on the dang field. Early in the season when I was in second grade, I broke my index finger...

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Putnam West star Rondel Walker tabbed Most Valuable Player of Big 10 Conference

Putnam West star senior Rondel Walker earned recognition from his standout season.He was named Most Valuable Player of the Big...

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Tulsa Washington star Bryce Thompson named Gatorade's Oklahoma boys basketball Player of the Year

For the second consecutive year, Tulsa Booker T. Washington star Bryce Thompson is receiving national recognition for his...

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March Madness bracket challenge, Sweet 16: Vote for the best sports movie, including Rocky, Bull Durham, The Sandlot and more

The Oklahoman compiled a list of the 64 greatest sports movies and put them into this bracket — because March is still bracket...

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On this day in sports history: Hank Iba's Oklahoma A&M Aggies beat North Carolina to repeat as NCAA men's basketball champs

March 26 1944 St. John's, coached by Joe Lapchick, cruises by DePaul 47-39 to become the first back-to-back winner of the...

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Morning roundup: Former OU star Blake Bell signs with Dallas Cowboys

The Dallas Cowboys announced Wednesday they have agreed to a one-year deal with tight end Blake Bell. Bell, who played...

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Tuning In for March 26

THURSDAY RE-AIRS MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 6 p.m.;;Home Run Derby;;ESPN2 (Cox 28) NBA 6 p.m.;;2019: OKC at Toronto;;FSOK (Cox 37)...

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Berry Tramel: With the coronavirus pandemic, college football season is not assured

In those long-ago early days of the coronavirus interrupting our lives — you know, two weeks ago, when in less than an hour...

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Sports Scoreboard for Thursday, March 26

HORSE RACING Remington Park Thursday’s Morning Line Post Time: 6 p.m. FIRST RACE—Purse $20,500, MAIDEN, 3, 4, & 5 yo’s, 330...

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Vote seals spring sports fate
State Board of Education decision cancels extracurricular activities

Oklahoma high school sports are finished for the 2019-20 school year. The state’s department of education announced Wednesday...

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Ex-football coach Fox is missing, family says

Former high school football coach Denton Fox has gone missing. His son Jake Fielder told The Oklahoman that Fox left the...

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Former football coach Denton Fox found dead, son says

Former Jones and Deer Creek football coach Denton Fox's body has been found, his family announced Wednesday night. He was 54...

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Stephenson, a prince of a man, was a difference-maker in many ways, including Oklahoma sports

Stephenson loomed large in family, business, education, religion, sports and media

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: State Board of Education votes to keep school buildings closed, canceling remaining spring sports

Oklahoma high school sports are finished for the 2019-20 school year.The state's department of education announced Wednesday it...

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'Showing his playful side': Thunder guard Shai Gilgeous-Alexander takes to TikTok during NBA hiatus

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander hopped toward the camera, arms flailing, mouth open in a wide smile. Darius Bazley followed, laughing....

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March Madness bracket challenge: Vote for the best NCAA team of all-time, including 1992 Duke, 1968 UCLA and more

There is no NCAA Tournament in this coronavirus world of 2020. But that doesn’t mean there can’t be a bracket.

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'It’s time': Edmond Memorial girls basketball coach Curt Knox retires for second time

EDMOND — Curt Knox made the long drive from Harrah to Edmond to coach the sport he so loved. After 25 years coaching and brief...

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Former football coach Denton Fox missing; his family is asking for help

His son Jake Fielder told The Oklahoman that Fox left the family's home in Jones sometime Friday, then communicated via text...

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Why I love sports: Reader responses for Wednesday, March 25

'It Isn’t Just a Game' To some people, it's just a game. But it isn’t. It isn't just a game. It's minutes, hours, weeks,...

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Jeff Patterson: I love sports and I don't care who knows

We had just turned out of the neighborhood on our way to practice when the future of our program grinned like an idiot as he...

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Tuning in for Wednesday, March 25

WEDNESDAY COLLEGE FOOTBALL RE-AIRS 2 p.m. 2019: Oklahoma at Oklahoma State FSOK (Cox 37) 6 p.m. 2016: Oklahoma at Texas Tech...

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On this day in sports history: Horton Smith wins the first ever Masters by one stroke

March 25 1934 Horton Smith wins the first Masters, beating Craig Wood by one stroke. 1947 Holy Cross, led by George Kaftan,...

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'All emotions just kind of hit at once': Former Sooner Keilani Ricketts reacts to Olympic postponement

The USA Softball Women’s National Team was in Seattle preparing for another stop on its Stand By Her tour when the sports world...

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The 2020 Olympics have officially been postponed. What happens next?

The 2020 Tokyo Olympics, one of the premier events on this year's sports calendar, were supposed to kick off July 24. Now, we...

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OU men's basketball: Austin Reaves ready for a leap year to follow up his breakout finale at TCU

NORMAN — Austin Reaves’ fade-away jump shot in the final seconds of OU’s 78-76 win over TCU was more than just a game-winner....

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Jenni Carlson: Olympic dreams on hold — as they should be — due to coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Olympic dreams are on hold -- just as they should be

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OU football: Sooners offer Choctaw junior DB Jordan Mukes

Jordan Mukes caught the eye of OU's coaches quickly following his junior season.On Tuesday, the Sooners offered the defensive...

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Would Newton be a good fit with Bill Belichick?

Newton could provide the playmaking needed for the weapon-short Patriots

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Former Thunder assistant Anthony Grant named AP Coach of the Year

Former Thunder assistant Anthony Grant was named AP Coach of the Year on Tuesday after guiding Dayton to a 29-2 record that...

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Berry Tramel: Olympic postponement is a lesson for us all

The IOC was trying to serve two masters; that won't work in a pandemic

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Postponing the Tokyo Games is right call, even if it doesn't feel good to do it

What’s right doesn’t always feel good. It doesn’t necessarily provide comfort, or a measure of satisfaction. What has been...

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Tokyo Olympics officially postponed until 2021

TOKYO (AP) — The Tokyo Olympics were postponed until 2021 on Tuesday, ending weeks of speculation that the games could not go...

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Scott Wright: Sports provided avenue to get through life's toughest moments

BETHANY — I’m pretty sure my mom loved sports. I know she at least liked sports. After all, she married the star quarterback...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: How a small, white shoebox provides a window to the past

The shoebox looked quite plain. Small. White. The only marking was a simple but old-timey label indicating the container had...

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Jenni Carlson: Missing the Sweet 16? Here's the Sweetest 16 memories of March Madness

Late last weekend, Colorado State shared a video featuring assistant men's basketball coach Ali Farokhmanesh. Maybe that name...

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Olympic postponement a 'relief' for gymnasts, says OU and former U.S. coach Mark Williams

NORMAN — Mark Williams spent much of the past two weeks scrambling. Williams, OU’s men’s gymnastics coach and the coach of the...

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Morning roundup: Patriots release all-time leading scorer, add ex-Brady backup

NFL Patriots release all-time leading scorer, add ex-Brady backup The Patriots said goodbye Monday to another longtime staple...

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IOC member says that 2020 Tokyo Olympics will be postponed due to coronavirus pandemic

Veteran International Olympic Committee member Dick Pound told USA TODAY Sports on Monday afternoon that the 2020 Tokyo Olympic...

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Sooner history full of running backs who transferred

From Marcus Dupree to Abdul Adams to Dexter Bussey, Sooners have lost their share of running backs

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IOC is making the right choice — only choice — to not hold Tokyo Games as planned

The International Olympic Committee has been forced to acknowledge reality. The Tokyo Games won't go on as scheduled, longtime...

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Tuning In for March 24

TUESDAY RE-AIRS COLLEGE FOOTBALL 7 p.m.;;2020: Oklahoma vs. Texas;;FSOK (Cox 37) 30 FOR 30 6 p.m.;;O.J.: Made in America-Part...

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OSSAA: 'No change' in plans to reschedule state basketball tournaments, play spring sports

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association released a statement Monday saying its plans remained the same as far as...

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Expect Tom Brady to join Peyton Manning, Brett Favre and Joe Montana in succeeding after switching teams late in their careers

Tom Brady turns 43 in August. He’s lived in New England for 20 years. So like countless snowbirds before him, Brady is...

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Utah's Rudy Gobert reports losing his sense of smell 'the last four days' because of the coronavirus

Rudy Gobert, the Utah Jazz player whose positive test for the novel coronavirus triggered a shutdown by the NBA and had a...

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Del City's Nate Goodlow named 2019-20 Suburban Conference Player of the Year

Nate Goodlow's relentless ability to attack on offense and lock down on defense was prevalent throughout the entire season.It's...

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Countries are tired of the IOC's dawdling, so they're taking Olympics decision into their own hands

That clinking sound you heard is the can bouncing down the road, having been given a couple of swift kicks by the International...

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On this date in sports history: Wayne Gretzky passes Gordie Howe as the greatest goal-scorer in NHL history

March 23 1939 Long Island University finishes the season undefeated after a 44-32 victory over Loyola of Chicago in the NIT...

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Why I love sports: Reader responses for Monday, March 23

'The condiments to the tastiness of life' I love sports because my dad fired my imagination with them. Clancy Frost played...

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Ryan Aber: Playing baseball in the front yard, watching the Cubs on WGN fueled love of sports

I’d always hoped for the near impossible fly ball. The one that was destined to barely clear the fence, if not for the leaping...

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NFL free agency 2020: Top 10 unsigned players following first wave of signings

The first "work week" of NFL free agency has concluded. All players with expiring contracts — with the exception of exclusively...

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Sermon transferring to Ohio State

NORMAN — In 2017, Trey Sermon was introduced to the college football world at Ohio Stadium. A freshman running back playing in...

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College football coaches should deliver coronavirus message: Take precautions or risk losing season

Since we began shutting down sports a little more than a week ago, the college football world has fallen quiet. Spring practice...

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Film set to debut on 2016 champs

Coronavirus cancellations have cost the OU women’s gymnastics program a chance at another NCAA title. But the Sooners will be...

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IOC sets deadline for making a decision on whether to postpone 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Amid mounting pressure from athletes and national governing bodies, the International Olympic Committee is now considering...

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Dreaming of when Major League Baseball returns, and what it might look like

TAMPA, Fla. — Whether they remain working out in Florida and Arizona, or they’ve made their way home, Major League Baseball...

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Big shots that define the madness of March

This is the time of year people usually start tweeting at Ali Farokhmanesh. The Northern Iowa fans who remember his...

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Tuning In for March 23

MONDAY Previously Recorded 30 FOR 30 6 p.m.;;O.J.: Made in America-Part 1;;ESPN (Cox 29) 8 p.m.;;O.J.: Made in America-Part...

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OU football: Former Sooners RB Trey Sermon heading to Ohio State

Just more than a week after he announced his intentions to transfer from the Sooners, Sermon tweeted a photo of himself in an...

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Coronavirus could cost NBA $1 billion, bring about record salary cap drop

After his All-Star Weekend address in Chicago last month, Adam Silver was asked whether fallout stemming from Rockets GM Daryl...

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Why I love sports: Reader responses for Sunday, March 22

Why I love sports and how they have shaped my life Our elementary school playground had a tennis court. When I was in the...

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Ranking the top 10 comebacks of the Thunder's 2019-20 season ... so far

The Thunder, in its last game before the season was suspended, overcame an 18-point deficit to beat the Celtics at TD Garden....

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Berry Tramel: Eddie Sutton documentary is a fathers-and-sons story about OSU coaching legend

Rex Chapman walked onto the Rupp Arena court, where filmmaker Christopher Hunt awaited. Hunt and his crew were in Lexington,...

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Tuning in for Sunday, March 22

SUNDAY MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL RE-AIRS 11 a.m.;;2008: Kansas vs. Memphis;;CBS (Cox 10) 1 p.m.;;2019: Virginia vs. Texas...

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OSU football: Dallas Cowboys tight end Blake Jarwin giving back to those who helped him in Stillwater

Blake Jarwin first thought about Roger. Each day, Roger was around Oklahoma State’s football locker room. He cleaned in the...

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On this date in sports history: Russell Westbrook records his 35th triple-double of 2016-17 season

1932 — The blue lines are eliminated with the center red line used to determine offsides in an experiment by the NHL. With both...

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Olympic pushback: US track joins swimming, urges Tokyo delay

OLYMPICS US track joins swimming, urges Tokyo Games delay U.S. Olympic leaders are facing a growing rebellion inside their...

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OU football: Kenneth Murray has been planning for NFL Draft success for awhile

NORMAN — A little more than 40 months ago, Kenneth Murray sat down and wrote down a list on a single sheet of paper. One...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Get away from it all but be smart about it

Kacy Cook of Muskogee plans to go fishing as often as he can at Lake Eufaula and Fort Gibson Lake in the coming days. He thinks...

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Sports Scoreboard for Sunday, March 22

HORSE RACING Remington Park Sunday’s Morning Line Post Time: 1:30 p.m. FIRST RACE—Purse $8,400, Paints, Claiming $20,000, 3...

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Berry Tramel: Turns out, we miss each other more than we ever knew

Funny what you don’t miss until you don’t have it anymore. Sorry if that’s a double negative or a little too much Yogi Berra,...

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High school football: Muskogee junior QB/DB Ty Williams receives offer from Louisville

Ty Williams is quickly becoming one of the top football recruiting prospects in the junior class.The quarterback and defensive...

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SoonersXtra: What COVID-19 means for the Sooners

In the latest episode of the SoonersXtra podcast, OU beat writers Ryan Aber and Abby Bitterman discuss the impact of the...

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Tuning in for Saturday, March 21

SATURDAY MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL RE-AIRS Noon;;2009: Oklahoma vs. Syracuse;;107.7 FM Noon;;1982: UNC vs. Georgetown;;CBS (Cox...

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From Robert Quinn to Jason Witten, the Dallas Cowboys had to let them all walk

Dallas Cowboys players are flocking from the team as if the franchise has a cough. Now, judging anything based on social media...

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Winners and losers (so far) in NFL free agency

The NFL moved ahead with free agency this week even amid the coronavirus pandemic. Teams and players began lining up deals...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Here's a story we all need — friendships built around basketball enduring despite distance

Ryan Rust knows the whole what-happens-in-Vegas-stays-in-Vegas motto. But really, that catchphrase is meant to give cover to...

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OU women's gymnastics: Maggie Nichols 'couldn't ask for a better ending' even with 'heartbreaking' cancellation

NORMAN — Maggie Nichols has tried to focus on the positives in the last week-plus since a series of announcements derailed what...

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High school basketball: Edmond Santa Fe's Paul Bass retiring after 25-year run

EDMOND — Paul Bass watched as the text messages and Facebook posts from former coaches and players piled up on his cellphone....

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USA Swimming urges USOPC to ask for delay of Tokyo Games

OLYMPICS USA Swimming urges USOPC to ask for delay of Tokyo Games DENVER — The head of USA Swimming urged the U.S. Olympic and...

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'The situation is really real': Chesapeake Energy Arena's hourly contract workers seek answers amid coronavirus shutdowns

Five days had passed since Jazz center Rudy Gobert tested preliminary positive for COVID-19, and Brandon Hollins still had no...

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Sports Scoreboard for Saturday, March 21

HORSE RACING Remington Park Friday’s Morning Line Post Time: 6 p.m.

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Thunder pledges financial aid to hourly workers at Chesapeake Energy Arena

With the Thunder’s addition, all 30 NBA teams have committed to -- whether it be by statement, or in a few cases via news...

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'Be as selfless as possible:' Thunder's Chris Paul shares uplifting message

It was the first time Paul has publicly spoken since the Thunder-Jazz game was postponed and the NBA season suspended last...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to close campgrounds in Oklahoma

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in the Tulsa District announced campground closures for Oklahoma, Texas and Kansas on Friday...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: OSU baseball coach Josh Holliday posts message from O'Brate Stadium

STILLWATER — Friday was supposed to be a grand day at Oklahoma State University, with a former president in town and a new...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Baker Mayfield donating to Norman Meals on Wheels, Cleveland food bank, per report

Baker Mayfield is giving back to Norman, Oklahoma, and Cleveland, Ohio, amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Former OU star Gerald McCoy on joining the Dallas Cowboys: ‘We have the pieces to win’

After watching six starters, including four on defense, leave via free agency, the Dallas Cowboys struck back with a...

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Long-tenured NFL quarterbacks becoming more and more scarce

Mayfield, after two just years, is in the upper half of NFL quarterback job longevity

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: 49 confirmed cases in state

The Oklahoma State Department of Health is reporting 49 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Oklahoma.

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Movie featuring OU women's gymnastics has debut, release moved to Monday online

Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Movie featuring OU women's gymnastics has debut, release moved to Monday online

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Berry Tramel: Do college seniors even want an extra season of basketball eligibility?

Seniors galore gathered last week in Kansas City for the Big 12 Tournament. By Thursday morning, they could be separated into...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Donovan Williams' plans changed, but OSU basketball remains active recruiting him, others

STILLWATER — Donovan Williams had a plan. Take his first official visit to Oklahoma State this weekend. Official visits at...

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Postpone Tokyo Olympics for the good of the athletes and the public

Much as the International Olympic Committee and Tokyo organizers want to believe conditions will be better in four months, that...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Celtics guard, former OSU star Marcus Smart tests positive for COVID-19

Boston Celtics guard and former Oklahoma State star Marcus Smart has tested positive for the coronavirus, he announced Thursday...

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Four more individuals in NBA organizations test positive for COVID-19

A member of the Denver Nuggets organization tested positive for the coronavirus on Thursday, the team announced.

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OSU women's basketball: Vivian Gray named honorable mention AP All-American

It is the second straight year an organization has named Gray to its All-America team

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UCO coach Todd Steidley proud of how his wrestling team handled the heartbreaking news

‘Wrestling is a grind. It’s six months of beating down your body, and it’s pretty demoralizing to work all that time to...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: OKC Dodgers offering free roll of toilet paper with $30 online purchase

Can’t find that coveted roll of toilet paper at your local store? The Oklahoma City Dodgers have a solution.A free roll with an...

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High school football: Beggs junior DB Kendal Daniels receives offer from Clemson

It's becoming clear who the top football prospect in the junior recruiting class is.Beggs defensive back Kendal Daniels...

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NBA players getting inordinate amount of COVID-19 tests

Union chief blames the federal government, but that's beside the point now

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Report: NBA shutting down team training facilities

All NBA team training facilities will be shut down to players and and staff starting Friday, The Athletic's Shams Charania...

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Confirmed cases of COVID-19 jump by 15 on Thursday

The Oklahoma State Department of Health is reporting 44 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Oklahoma.

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High school football: Missouri offers Vian junior DL Solomon Wright

After a stellar junior season, Solomon Wright has become a hot commodity on the recruiting trail.The junior defensive lineman...

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High school football: Choctaw junior DB Jordan Mukes receives offer from Missouri

Jordan Mukes' stock continues to rise.The junior defensive back at Choctaw had a strong junior season, one that caught college...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: USL extends 30-day suspension of play through May 10

The COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak will delay the continuation of Energy FC's season until May 10 at the earliest. The United...

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Thunder players test negative for COVID-19

Thunder players and staff members have tested negative for COVID-19, the team announced Wednesday. The Thunder said it...

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Status of OU spring game uncertain

OU athletic director Joe Castiglione said Wednesday what most already knew — the Sooner football spring game, scheduled for...

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OU men's basketball: Kristian Doolittle looks to future after senior season cut short

NORMAN — Kristian Doolittle was on the OU’s team bus when he heard the news — the NCAA Tournament was cancelled. The Sooners...

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Morning roundup: Former OU standout Gerald McCoy reportedly agrees to 3-year deal with Dallas Cowboys

Former OU star defensive lineman Gerald McCoy has agreed to a three-year contract worth a maximum of $20.25 million with the...

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This summer may change the NBA forever

The truest reply to pretty much any question about the NBA’s hopes for restarting its shuttered 2019-20 season is that none of...

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'That’s why he is who he is': How Thunder VP Donnie Strack went from Pacers ball boy to being at center of historic NBA night

David Craig had the same first instruction for every Pacers ball boy he hired. Look up two words, the veteran trainer would...

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Berry Tramel: With NCAA Tournament void due to coronavirus, players aren't the only victims

Thursday was going to be glorious. Same with Friday. The two days of the NCAA Tournament’s opening round. My two favorite...

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Tuning In for March 19

THURSDAY Previously Recorded MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL RE-AIRS 5 p.m. Wofford vs. N. Carolina ESPN2 (Cox 28) 6:30 p.m. T....

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Guns sales on the rise as anxiety over COVID-19 climbs

Gun and ammo sales are soaring in Oklahoma and around the country amid fears and worry about the COVID-19 pandemic. Guns are...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: U.S. Olympic whitewater trials in Oklahoma City postponed

Coronavirus in Oklahoma: U.S. Olympic whitewater trials in Oklahoma City postponed

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OU football: Joe Castiglione says it's 'silly' to think Sooners will have spring game soon

Baker Mayfield's statue unveiling is among the affected activities

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: OKC Dodgers shut down Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark

Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark is officially closed for the foreseeable future.The Dodgers announced Wednesday that the stadium...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Thunder COVID-19 tests come back negative

Thunder players and staff members have tested negative for COVID-19, the team announced Wednesday.

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How NBA commissioner Adam Silver's decision may have slowed coronavirus spread in sports

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver woke up a week ago facing an important day. Coronavirus and the growing outbreak was the focus and...

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OKC Dodgers: Connor Joe undergoes surgery for testicular cancer

Oklahoma City Dodgers infielder Connor Joe underwent surgery for testicular cancer on Tuesday, he announced.Joe, 27, said on...

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Socially distant by nature, Iditarod mushers carry on

ANCHORAGE — The coronavirus has stopped virtually all North American sports events in their tracks. But in Alaska, the Iditarod...

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Tributes: Moss' Sifers a two-time hall of famer

Farewell to people with Oklahoma ties who enjoyed the game day experience: Bobby Sifers, 65, of Holdenville. A longtime...

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Tuning In for March 18

WEDNESDAY BOWLING 7 p.m.

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Piccininni, teammates shocked, saddened by cancellations

STILLWATER — Oklahoma State coach John Smith was overseeing a workout for his nine wrestlers who were less than a week away...

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Tom Brady's departure from the Patriots seems even more jarring in turbulent week

Nothing lasts forever, and the signs have been there for months. Still, to see Tom Brady announce Tuesday morning that he’s not...

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Brooklyn’s Durant tests positive for coronavirus

The number of known coronavirus cases in the NBA more than doubled Tuesday. Four Brooklyn Nets players tested positive for...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Remington Park casino, restaurants to close; racing to continue

Casino operations at Remington Park in Oklahoma City are being temporarily suspended through April 12 as a preventative measure...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: What's a gymnast to do when your Olympic dream's a go but your gym is closed?

NORMAN — Yul Moldauer spun his legs around the pommel horse, Allan Bower swung from the high bar and Genki Suzuki held tight to...

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Plan remains to find way to reschedule Class 6A-2A state basketball tournaments

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association released a statement Tuesday afternoon saying it remains committed to...

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Gasso expects seniors will return if granted eligibility relief

Patty Gasso has a lot of questions. When the sports world shut down last week, the collegiate softball season was cancelled a...

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Could New England fare better without Brady than the Buccaneers with Brady?

Brady, at 43 years old, is not the quarterback he once was

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Report: Kevin Durant, three other Nets players test positive for coronavirus

Four Nets players tested positive for COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus, the team announced Tuesday. That...

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OSSAA: Plan remains to find way to reschedule state basketball tournaments

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association released a statement Tuesday afternoon saying it remains committed to...

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OSU basketball: Donovan Williams has Cowboys in final six schools

STILLWATER — Oklahoma State’s men’s basketball recruiting is not slowing down.The Cowboys are a finalist for shooting guard...

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Before the world stopped, a visit to Independence, Missouri, reminded us of other difficult times

The Truman Library is undergoing renovations but soon will enhance the remembrance of the 33rd president

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Alex Saucedo bout postponed as Top Rank Boxing puts all March, April events on hold

Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Alex Saucedo bout postponed as Top Rank Boxing puts all March, April events on hold

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Tom Brady announces he won't re-sign with New England Patriots in historic NFL move

Tom Brady will be taking a historic step in his football career.

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Wildlife Department shutters headquarters, field offices

The Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation announced Tuesday that the agency will be closing its headquarters in Oklahoma...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Take heart, sports fans — America's leader in this pandemic fight misses the games, too

His voice is hoarse, scratchy and gravelly like he’s spent hours trying to communicate with this players and be heard above the...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: For Thunder forward Danilo Gallinari, the NBA shutdown wasn’t so sudden

As Danilo Gallinari remembers it, he was the first player on the court Wednesday night at Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma...

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Why Bo Overton stepped out and stepped up in move to Oklahoma Baptist

Bo Overton has coached on just about every level of women’s basketball. Now, he can add NCAA Division II to the list. Overton...

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Tuning In for March 17

TUESDAY BOWLING 7 p.m.;;WSOB PBA;;FS1 (Cox 67) WEDNESDAY BOWLING 7 p.m.

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Stunning end to season ‘breaks my heart’

NORMAN — Oklahoma baseball coach Skip Johnson said Thursday was a fairly normal day, despite the constant changes going on...

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Opening Day is not arriving anytime soon

With the coronavirus outbreak now threatening to wipe out entire months of the professional sports calendar in North America,...

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What public schools being closed until April 6 means for prep sports

Sports at Oklahoma’s public high schools might be on hold for a while. The Oklahoma State Department of Education announced...

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Jarwin caps big pay day with donation to OSU workers

Former Oklahoma State tight end Blake Jarwin received a big payday from the Dallas Cowboys on Monday. And he made a big...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: What public schools being closed until April 6 means for high school sports

Sports at Oklahoma’s public high schools may be on hold for a while.The Oklahoma State Department of Education announced Monday...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Former OSU walk-on Blake Jarwin to donate portion of signing bonus to university workers

Former Oklahoma State tight end Blake Jarwin received a big payday from the Dallas Cowboys on Monday.And he made a big...

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OSU wrestling: Nick Piccininni, John Smith reflect on NCAA championship cancellation

Piccininni will go down among the most decorated wrestlers at OSU, but missed his final shot at a national title

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Why did coaches want a bracket, with no tournament?

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What would NBA schedule look like in potential summer return? Breaking down options and obstacles

Hundreds of millions of dollars are at stake, and yet in unprecedented times, health and safety will guide decisions.

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College football: Chuba Hubbard, Amen Ogbongbemiga, Neville Gallimore finalists for Cornish Trophy

Oklahoma State star running back Chuba Hubbard headlines the finalists for the Cornish Trophy, the award given annually to...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Redbud Classic canceled due to public health concerns

The Redbud Classic running and cycling races set for April 4-5 in Nichols Hills were canceled due to the COVID-19 coronavirus...

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It is a simple-enough matter to go to the public library and obtain a field guide to the identification of Oklahoma’s native...

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K.J. Kindler: 'In their coaches' eyes, they're the national champions'

NORMAN — K.J. Kindler had just finished delivering back-to-back bombshells to her OU women’s gymnastics team Thursday. There...

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NBA 2019-20 award projections if the season ended today

During the stretch run of the NBA season, the "If the season ended today..." cliche runs rampant. But on Wednesday, the season...

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Sunday was supposed the be the Big Reveal

For all those who dreamed the impossible making it a whole month without getting a single game wrong in the bracket this is...

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An Oklahoma weekend without sports: Paradise Lost

We just experienced a weekend without sports. We’ve done it before. After the 9/11 terrorist attacks, the NFL postponed its...

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What you need to know about the NFL’s new labor agreement

The new collective bargaining agreement has been ratified by NFL players after previously being approved by the 32 team owners....

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First time is a charm for Taylor Santos at Timed Event Championship

GUTHRIE — When you don't know when your next rodeo is going to be, the timing couldn't be better to win $100,000. California...

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Virus cancellations: With no ballgames, NFL talk will own the sports world

The National Football League loses few battles. The NFL wins the television ratings, against all comers. The NFL wins labor...

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Report: NBA owners fear league could be suspended for at least three months

NBA owners fear that the league’s best-case scenario may be a mid-to-late June return, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported Sunday.

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Report: NBA teams expect G League season to soon be canceled

The rest of the G League season could be the first cut from the NBA calendar due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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MONDAY BOWLING 7 p.m.;;WSOB PBA;;FS1 (Cox 67) TUESDAY BOWLING 7 p.m.;;WSOB PBA;;FS1 (Cox 67) WEDNESDAY BOWLING 7 p.m.

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Jazz center Rudy Gobert updates health status in video

Jazz center Rudy Gobert, in a video posted to Twitter on Sunday, said he's feeling "a little better every single day."

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Tuning in for Sunday, March 15

SUNDAY BOWLING 12:30 p.m.;;WSOB PBA;;FS1 (Cox 67) MONDAY BOWLING 7 p.m.;;WSOB PBA;;FS1 (Cox 67) TUESDAY BOWLING 7 p.m.

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Monarchs are in peril but Okies can help

Save the butterflies. Plant some milkweed. This year's winter count of monarchs in Mexico is down after the population...

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'It’s competition every day': Former Cowboys and Sooners explain the value of spring football practices

The Big 12 Conference’s announcement on Friday that spring sports had been canceled came with a glimmer of hope for football...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Yes, Jazz star Rudy Gobert was a goob, but he's also become an accidental hero

That video of Rudy Gobert has played everywhere. No doubt you've seen it because, well, the sports networks don’t have any...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Jones High School girls basketball team waiting to make its first trip to state tournament

JONES — Players poked their heads out of the bus windows when they heard the band playing the Jones fight song and saw the...

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Oklahoma March Madness: Ranking 68 moments that remind us of what we're missing due to the coronavirus

March Madness has gone dark. The NCAA canceled its basketball tournament, because of the coronavirus, and American sports fans...

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Morning roundup: NCAA built tournament safety net and then spent it

NCAA built tournament safety net and then spent it The NCAA saw this coming more than 15 years ago. They didn't forsee the...

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OU football: Trey Sermon 'looking forward to what’s next' after three seasons with Sooners

NORMAN — OU’s running back depth took a hit Saturday. Trey Sermon, the Sooners’ leading rusher over the last three seasons,...

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OKC Memorial Marathon postponed until October

The Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon has been postponed. A day after the Boston and London marathons pushed back their races...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: OSU men's basketball team's Cinderella dream cut short

STILLWATER — A week ago, Thomas Dziagwa watched from afar as his father’s high school basketball team lost a Florida state...

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College football programs trying to make sense of what's next while dealing with coronavirus

Ongoing efforts to curtail further spread of the coronavirus have impacted spring football across the Bowl Subdivision, with...

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'Maybe they do all this stuff before the game': Why Barbara DeMaio's first Thunder game is a night she won't forget

The large blue pin clipped to Barbara DeMaio’s shirt announced the occasion: “MY 1ST GAME!” An illustration of Rumble the...

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College basketball notebook: Rick Pitino returns to college basketball as Iona coach

Hall of Famer Rick Pitino was named basketball coach at Iona College on Saturday. Pitino coached at Louisville from 2001-17...

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NBA Notebook: Christian Wood tests positive for coronavirus

Christian Wood tests positive for coronavirus Pistons forward Christian Wood has tested positive for coronavirus, The...

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What do sports TV networks show when there's no sports being played?

ESPN has a peculiar problem to solve over the next several weeks. What does a sports TV network put on TV when there are no...

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Stoops praises XFL decision, plans to return

Bob Stoops said he plans to return to the Dallas Renegades for the 2021 XFL season. The legendary Sooner football coach came...

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Gobert to assist OKC families affected by coronavirus

Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert will donate $100,000 to families in Oklahoma City who have been affected by the coronavirus, the...

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Ted Cox, Midwest City High School graduate and ex-Red Sox with hits in 1st 6 at-bats, dies at 65

MIDWEST CITY — Ted Cox, the first major league player with hits in his first six at-bats, has died. He was 65. Cox was...

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March Madness: The month is going to seem very odd without basketball

The Ides of March have arrived. Beware them, Shakespeare wrote so long ago, and indeed Julius Caesar lost his life on the 15th...

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Broken Bow native Clay Smith might be the best roper in rodeo

GUTHRIE — As a cattle rancher and a rodeo announcer for the past 30 years, Justin McKee of Lenapah knows good stock when he...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Harlem Globetrotters suspend domestic tour, including OKC game

"The Globetrotters encourage all ticket holders to hold on to tickets, as the team will make every effort to reschedule as soon...

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Report: Third NBA player tests positive for coronavirus

Pistons forward Christian Wood has tested positive for coronavirus, The Athletic's Shams Charania reported Saturday.

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Stoops says XFL made the right decision in canceling the season

Stoops told his players "there's more important things than playing games"

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: OKC Memorial Marathon postponed until October

Coronavirus in Oklahoma: OKC Memorial Marathon postponed until October

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: 'In their coaches' eyes, they're the national champions,' Sooners' K.J. Kindler says

K.J. Kindler was still wrapping her head around two back-to-back bombshells.

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Jazz center Rudy Gobert to assist Oklahoma City families affected by coronavirus

Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert will donate $100,000 to families in Oklahoma City who have been affected by the coronavirus, the...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: 'It breaks my heart,' OU baseball coach Skip Johnson says

NORMAN — OU baseball coach Skip Johnson said Thursday was a fairly normal day, despite the constant changes going on...

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Sooners' Trey Sermon entering transfer portal

Sermon will be a graduate transfer and have immediate eligibility.

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Tuning in for Saturday, March 14

SATURDAY BOXING 5:30 p.m.;;PBC Prelims;;FS1 (Cox 67) 9:30 p.m.;;Shakur Stevenson vs. Miguel Marriaga;;ESPN (Cox 29) SUNDAY...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Lon Kruger says Sooners disappointed, but 'anything you can do to lessen the curve, the better'

When the OU men’s basketball team met for breakfast in its Kansas City hotel on Thursday morning it already knew its game that...

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Oklahoma Baptist hires former OU player and Oklahoma City University coach Bo Overton as women's basketball coach

Bo Overton named head women's basketball coach at Oklahoma Baptist Oklahoma Baptist announced Bo Overton as the new head coach...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: 'Cowboys are risk takers': Timed Event Championship in Guthrie won't cow down to coronavirus threat

GUTHRIE — Trell Etbauer of Goodwell leapt from the saddle, grabbed the steer by the horns and threw the animal to the ground...

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Morning Roundup: NASCAR and Indycar call off racing

NASCAR and Indycar call off racing NASCAR and IndyCar reversed course Friday and pulled the plug on racing this weekend, with...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Frankie J 'won't ever forget' his impromptu halftime show before Thunder-Jazz game

Thunder entertainment coordinator Candace Coonrod turned to Frankie J and his crew and delivered the news. “Alright, guys,”...

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Opinion: Men's golf finally accepts new reality, makes right call to postpone the Masters

Men’s golf. The Players, the PGA Tour’s so-called fifth major, went ahead with its first round Thursday — with spectators in...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: OSU baseball team searching for answers after Big 12 cancels season

STILLWATER — Josh Holliday went to sleep Thursday night with one thought in his head. Holy cow. In 24 hours, the world...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: OKC Memorial Marathon still on as scheduled

The Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon is still a go. Even as events around the sports world have been cancelled or postponed in...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: OSSAA: Rescheduling state basketball tournaments will require a lot of pieces 'to fall into place'

High school basketball in Oklahoma came to an abrupt pause Thursday. Only 90 minutes before scheduled tip offs across the...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: How will history remember legendary college athletes whose careers have been cut short?

Maggie Nichols wrote only one word on her Twitter account Thursday afternoon. Heartbroken. It was a sentiment shared by...

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Former Oklahoma star Blake Griffin to donate $100,000 for Detroit Pistons arena workers

Blake Griffin has joined a growing list of NBA stars pledging to help arena workers financially during the suspension of play....

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: OKC Memorial Marathon 'monitoring the developments' of coronavirius pandemic

Coronavirus in Oklahoma: OKC Memorial Marathon 'monitoring the developments' of coronavirius pandemic

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Big 12 cancels seasons for spring sports, suspends football practices

Conditions for spring football to resume will be re-evaluated March 29

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Oklahoma Coaches Association announces 2020 Hall of Fame class

The Oklahoma Coaches Association announced Thursday its inductees for the 2020 Hall of Fame class.

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: NCAA bans in-person recruiting until April 15

The NCAA's Council Coordination Committee has placed a nam on in-person recruiting for Division I coaches.

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OSU softball: Cowgirls against idea of shortened season with no WCWS

OSU coach Kenny Gajewski posed the possibility to his players on Thursday

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: NCAA believes it 'appropriate to grant relief' to spring sport student-athletes; still considering winter sports, per reports

The NCAA believe it is "appropriate to grant relief for the use of a season" for spring sport student-athletes.

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Report: NBPA informs players of CBA provision that could affect earnings

When drafting the collective bargaining agreement, NBA owners included a safe-guard, in case a season was ever shut down.

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High school wrestling: OCA announces 2020 All-State rosters

The Oklahoma Coaches Association has announced its selections for the 2020 All-State wrestling teams.

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High school swimming: OCA announces 2020 All-State rosters

The Oklahoma Coaches Association has announced the rosters for the annual All-State swim meet.

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Chuck London accepted a phone call while driving on the turnpike in a bus filled with his Fort Gibson girls basketball players....

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: How Oklahoma City changed the way America thinks about this pandemic

Cecilia Robinson-Woods watched the situation unfold Wednesday night at Chesapeake Energy Arena with dread. After the game...

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NBA Notebook: Commissioner expects season to be suspended for at least one month

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said Thursday night that the league's hiatus because of the coronavirus pandemic will likely last...

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Timed Event Championship begins Friday at Lazy E Arena

The 36th Timed Event Championship begins Friday at the Lazy E Arena in Guthrie. Twenty cowboys will be competing for the title...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Behind the scenes at Chesapeake Energy Arena

There are moments that etch themselves into your memory. They’re recorded in slow motion, zooming in on gestures and facial...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Cowboys and Sooners react to NCAA cancellations

College reaction to NCAA canceling winter/spring championships OSU coach Mike Boynton to Jeff Goodman: “Seniors, if they want,...

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FAQs as NBA suspends season following Thunder-Jazz game

The NBA suspended its season Wednesday night after Jazz center Rudy Gobert tested positive for the coronavirus. By Thursday...

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Berry Tramel: NCAA cancels championships, a sad but necessary move during coronavirus threat

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — At noon Thursday, we lamented the cancellation of the Big 12 Tournament. Fans flooding the Power & Light...

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Why the OSSAA decided to postpone the state basketball tournaments

The five largest classes (6A-2A) of Oklahoma state high school basketball tournaments were postponed Thursday, due to the...

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Baseball season to be delayed by two weeks

NEW YORK — Baltimore slugger Chris Davis was driving down Florida's west coast on Interstate 75 from Sarasota to Fort Myers for...

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Morning Roundup: U.S. Soccer Federation president resigns under pressure

US Soccer Federation president resigns Carlos Cordeiro resigned as U.S. Soccer Federation president on Thursday night, three...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: OU's Joe Castiglione says give serious consideration to extending eligibility for athletes affected by cancellations

NORMAN — OU’s Maggie Nichols was set to wrap up one of the most decorated careers in NCAA women’s gymnastics history next...

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The Players Championship canceled after first round

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — The Players Championship went from having no fans to having no players. In a surprise announcement...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: NCAA cancels spring championships, including WCWS in OKC, tennis in Stillwater

The NCAA announced the cancellation of its winter and spring championships in light of the coronavirus pandemic — and that...

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Mitchell visits Del City before testing positive

Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell worked out at Del City High School less than 48 hours before he tested positive for the...

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Adam Silver: NBA season will be suspended for at least 30 days

The decision to pause NBA play came after Jazz center Rudy Gobert tested positive for COVID-19, the disease caused by a novel...

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Golfers to prepare to play without fans

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — Graeme McDowell kept waiting for the horn to sound. He was sure a stoppage of play was coming as word...

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High school girls basketball: Reactions from around the state after tournament postponement

He was informed that the 2020 Oklahoma state tournament had been postponed for the foreseeable future. Filled with a wide range...

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Why the OSSAA decided to postpone state basketball tournaments

The five largest classes (6A-2A) of Oklahoma state high school basketball tournaments were postponed Thursday, due to the...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Thunder following OSDH direction regarding COVID-19 testing

The Thunder and Jazz were scheduled to play at Chesapeake Energy Arena on Wednesday, but the game was postponed and the NBA...

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Thunder-Jazz: Timeline of surreal night that stopped NBA

Oklahoma City was the epicenter of a surreal night in sports history.

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell visited Del City High School before testing positive for disease

Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell visited Del City High School on Wednesday morning. On Thursday morning, Mitchell tested...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: OU announces suspension of athletic competitions and workouts

NORMAN — OU announced Thursday that it was suspending all athletics competitions and out-of-season practices and workouts,...

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NCAA cancels winter and spring championships, including men's and women's basketball, due to coronavirus

The NCAA men’s and women’s basketball tournaments are officially canceled due to the COVID-19 virus pandemic. So are the...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: NCAA cancels WCWS, sends shock waves through OKC

Coronavirus in Oklahoma: NCAA cancels WCWS, sends shock waves through OKC

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Big 12 suspends all activities until March 29

The Big 12 is officially on a two-week hiatus. Hours after canceling the conference basketball, gymnastics and equestrian...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Big 12 revenue takes hit with tournament cancellations

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The cancelation of the Big 12 Tournaments is going to cost the conference a lot of money.Big 12 commissioner...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: 'We have obviously canceled' Big 12 basketball tournaments

“We have obviously canceled the tournament,” Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby finally announced.

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Donovan Mitchell had important message for fans after testing positive

The NBA season was suspended indefinitely on Wednesday night when Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert tested positive for the...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: No positive tests in Big 12

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — As of Thursday morning, there was no positive test for COVID-19, according to Big 12 commissioner Bob...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: OSU's baseball games against Fresno State in doubt

Oklahoma State’s final baseball series at Allie P. Reynolds Stadium appears to be in serious doubt due to COVID-19.The Cowboys...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Energy FC sidelined as USL halts play

After Major League Soccer suspended its season for at least 30 days because of the coronavirus outbreak, the United Soccer...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: OSSAA postpones high school basketball tournaments

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association has indefinitely suspended the Classes 6A-2A state basketball tournaments.

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Big 12 cancels men's and women's basketball tournaments

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Big 12 is holding a press conference at 11 a.m. and is expected to cancel its men's and women's...

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Coronavirus suspends the season

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

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Next steps for fans who attended the Thunder's postponed game against the Jazz

The Thunder sent a memo Thursday morning to season ticket holders and fans in attendance at Wednesday night’s postponed game...

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The coronavirus is no joking matter, and the NBA made that clear Wednesday night, suspending its season after a Utah Jazz...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: OU AD Joe Castiglione talks about latest updates on Big 12 Tournament amid COVID-19 pandemic

OU athletic director Joe Castiglione went on SportsTalk 1400 this morning to discuss the latest news on how the COVID-19...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Downtown OKC hotel closing for 'deep cleaning' following Utah Jazz coronavirus discovery

The 21c Museum Hotel is closing for a “deep clean” following the discovery Wednesday night that one of its guests, Utah Jazz...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Thunder game vs. Jazz postponed, Utah player tested positive for coronavirus

The Thunder's game against the Jazz came to a screeching halt after introductions.

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OSU basketball: Cowboys survive Iowa State horde, now they get the Jayhawks without their fans

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Lindy Waters heard the boos during a second-half timeout. He didn’t know what had stirred the passions of...

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Jimmy Johnson is going into the Hall of Fame in 2020. Why not Cowboys Ring of Honor?

By all rational measurements, former Dallas Cowboys Jimmy Johnson belongs in the team’s hallowed Ring of Honor. He coached the...

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Class 2A boys basketball: A look at each team in the state tournament

Thursday and Friday at Yukon; Saturday at State Fair Arena Dale vs. Pawnee, 8:30 p.m. Thursday DALE Coach: Jeff Edmonson...

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'I want to hit the guy in the nose every time': Jalen Hurts solid at OU's Pro Day but wanting more

NORMAN — Former OU quarterback Jalen Hurts didn’t want to hear about his solid performance at the NFL Combine recently. He...

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Men's college basketball roundup: Lucas hits late 3, Oregon State edges Utah at Pac-12 tournament

Jarod Lucas hit a 3-pointer with 1.8 seconds left and Oregon State withstood Alfonso Plummer's conference-record 11 3-pointers...

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OSU women's basketball: Gray sisters' final game together is nearing

Vivian Gray’s face was pale pink, same as her eyes. She’d obviously been crying, and the reasons were clear. The Oklahoma State...