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It was draft night and it was after midnight and most of the attention was on who the Thunder had chosen, Devon Hall from Virginia, Kevin Hervey from Texas-Arlington.

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One day after a New York Times report claimed Thunder forward Carmelo Anthony would not be opting out of the of the final year of a contract that would pay him $27.9 million next season, multiple reports have surfaced proclaiming Anthony has since made it official, telling the Thunder he plans to serve out his contract.

I know Trae Young gets all the publicity in Oklahoma. Young, drafted by Dallas and traded to Atlanta in Thursday’s NBA Draft, was a freshman sensation at the University of Oklahoma for his one and only season. He led the country in points and assists and helped the Sooners get back to the NC…

Former Oklahoma point guard Trae Young gave his mother, Candice, a hug and wrapped his arms around his younger brother Timothy, clad in matching suit and shorts, as he was selected as the No. 5 pick in the NBA Draft.

OKLAHOMA CITY — The track record of the Nos. 53 and 57 selections in the NBA Draft — league wide and when chosen by Oklahoma City (or Seattle) particularly — is not good.

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OKLAHOMA CITY — The track record of the Nos. 53 and 57 selections in the NBA Draft — league wide and when chosen by Oklahoma City (or Seattle) particularly — is not good.

Bell Cow: June 16. Elevation normal, water 84 and murky. Crappie fair on minnows and jigs at 8-14 ft. around docks at night. Report submitted by Gary Emmons, game warden stationed in Lincoln County.

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AUSTIN, Texas – Rogers State's Hailey Gillispie was named to the 2018 Google Cloud Academic All-America Division II Women's Track & Field/Cross Country team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Gillispie was a second team selection for her first-ev…

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AUSTIN, Texas – Rogers State's Baylor Harvey was named to the 2018 Google Cloud Academic All-America Division II Men's Track & Field/Cross Country team for the second straight season as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Harvey was a first team sele…

I have a nice little collection of movies in my cabinet. Thrillers, murder mysteries and goofy romps that sit next to my wife’s pile of chick flicks, where a sick person says goodbye to her family or a grumpy guy learns to grow a heart like the Grinch. Or the one about eating, praying and lo…

Two Oklahoma student archers have earned spots on the National Archery in the Schools U.S. All-Star Team that will compete against the world’s best in the NASP World All-Star Championships from July 8-11 in Calgary, Alberta.

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WACO, Texas – Rogers State’s Baylor Harvey earned the highest individual athletic honor in the Heartland Conference as he was named the Heartland Conference Male Athlete of the Year for 2017-18. The award was the first Male Athlete of the Year honor in conference history following a vote of …

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CLAREMORE — Claremore High School graduate Mickey Bywaters would give just about anything to stay in school one more season.

Less than a week away from the 2018 NBA Draft, former Oklahoma point guard Trae Young is no longer the most polarizing prospect.

The annual Oklahoma Coaches Association All-State Games will be played in July in the Tulsa Metro Area, and as of now, a dozen Rogers County athletes are on the current rosters. Rosters, however, may change before the Games.

Coach Mike Boynton has announced that the Oklahoma State men's basketball team will square off against former Big Eight and Big 12 rival Nebraska at the Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls, South Dakota on Dec. 16.

NORMAN — The University of Oklahoma Athletics Department announced Thursday a pair of football season ticket plans for the 2018 season, a year in which the Sooners will play seven home games instead of six for the first time since 2007.

Bell Cow: June 10. Elevation normal, water 85 and murky. Crappie fair on minnows at 8-12 ft. around brush structure and docks. Channel catfish slow on chicken liver and hot dogs around docks and shorelines. Largemouth bass slow plastic baits and small lures along weed beds. Report submitted …

More than 100 listings are open for bidding in an online auction of Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation surplus property. Potential bidders can see the list of auction items, photos and videos online at purplewave.com/auction/180619A.

Tiger Woods is back in the conversation nearly a decade after all his skeleton’s leapt out of his closet in one bad day. Affairs in every port, dropped sponsorships, failed marriage, lost fan adoration ... the dude lost it all, even his health must have known he was being a little scoundrel.

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CLAREMORE — Tucked away behind the Claremore Arby’s on Will Rogers Blvd., Roller World hides from the community. The skating rink, recently purchased by Jordan and Angie Hinds, is a safe place for locals to enjoy leisurely roller skating with the family, take a date, or for area students to …

An inundation of phone calls and text messages swarmed Todd Berry’s phone shortly after lunchtime Wednesday.

Beginning in early 2019, the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation will unveil a new cutting edge, user-friendly license management system to better serve all citizens in their interactions with the Department.

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