• By Fred Katz | CNHI Sports Oklahoma
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The New York Knicks have agreed to a trade that would send 10-time All-Star Carmelo Anthony to the Oklahoma City Thunder, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reports. The Thunder will send center Enes Kanter, forward Doug McDermott and the Chicago Bulls’ 2018 second-round pick to complete the deal.

  • Jeff Hopper | CNHI Oklahoma Sports
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The non-conference schedule couldn’t have gone much better for Oklahoma State. On its way to a 3-0 start, the Cowboys were able to rattle off back-to-back-to-back impressive victories, in which they didn’t score less than 44 points.

  • Jason Elmquist | CNHI Sports Oklahoma

The Big 12 Conference season is finally upon us, which means it is time to return an annual tradition in the News Press Game Day section. Once again, News Press sports editor Jason Elmquist will come up with five bold predictions for Oklahoma State’s conference games, starting this week with a matchup of the league’s best offense against the Big 12’s best defense in TCU. 

  • By Tyler Palmateer | CNHI Sports Oklahoma 
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NORMAN — Lincoln Riley remembers being on coaching staffs that would chart peelback blocks, which entailed receivers blocking off a defender below the waist, usually from their blindside.

  • By Bruce Campbell | CNHI Sports Oklahoma

 NORMAN — Parnell Motley didn’t come to the interview room following Oklahoma’s 56-14 romp over Tulane Saturday but the sophomore cornerback was still the center of attention.

  • By Tyler Palmateer | CNHI Sports Oklahoma 

Oklahoma’s search for a third straight Big 12 title begins against a program that has fallen fast.

  • By Jon Kocan | CNHI Sports Oklahoma
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I’ve been fooled the last three years, but this year is going to be different. I’ve failed enough times to know what it’s going to take to get the best of an old Cross Timbers buck.

  • By Dave Ruthenberg | Sports Editor

Understandably, Sooner fans are feeling good this week, beaming and basking in the glow of Oklahoma’s 31-16 victory last Saturday over Ohio State in Columbus, Ohio.  But while revenge is sweet, OU fans should at least try to hold off on guzzling down too much of the Crimson Kool-Aid. The Buckeyes may not be as vaunted as their preseason billing indicated.

  • By Fred Katz | CNHI Sports Oklahoma

Russell Westbrook has agreed to a 10-year extension that would keep him with Nike’s Jordan Brand through the 2025-26 season, according to ESPN’s Nick DePaula. The contract will be “the most lucrative total endorsement deal for a Jordan athlete to date,” DePaula writes. 

  • By Tyler Palmateer | CNHI Sports Oklahoma 

NORMAN — Dimitri Flowers moseyed his way behind the lectern Monday, the one that has served as a buffer for Oklahoma football players and coaches during press conferences that can range from tense to relaxed.

  • By Tyler Palmateer | CNHI Sports Oklahoma 

NORMAN — Oklahoma sophomore defensive lineman Amani Bledsoe is suing the NCAA over its decision to suspend Bledsoe for a year, after he tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs last October.