• By Fred Katz | CNHI Sports Oklahoma
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OKLAHOMA CITY — The Thunder have signed former second-round pick Dakari Johnson to a two-year guaranteed contract, The Vertical's Shams Charania reports. 

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  • BY RICK HEATON rheaton@claremoreprogress.com

Claremore High School will stay in Class 5A for another two-year cycle, according to the tentative results from the recent Average Daily Membership (ADM) numbers coming from the Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association website.

  • By Fred Katz | CNHI Sports Oklahoma
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OKLAHOMA CITY — The Utah Jazz have one of the NBA’s most raucous crowds. But for the team’s newly signed big man, fans in Salt Lake might as well be showing up with encouraging tips and orange slices.

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  • BY RICK HEATON rheaton@claremoreprogress.com

New girls basketball coach is used to being in tradition-rich programs

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  • BY RICK HEATON rheaton@claremoreprogress.com

John Collins, Jr., a leading name in the sport of Funny Car drag racing, passed away Friday, July 14 at the Claremore Indian Hospital after a short battle with cancer.

  • BY TIM HANSON RSU Sports Information

CLAREMORE, Okla. – Rogers State head women's soccer coach Scott Parkinson announced the schedule for the 2017 women's soccer season. The Hillcats play 10 regular season home matches and two scrimmages at Soldier Field in the 2017 campaign.

  • BY TYLER PALMATEER CNHI Sports Oklahoma

FRISCO, Texas — Lincoln Riley didn’t detail his specific philosophy on dealing with officials when a disagreement arises.

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  • BY TIM HANSON RSU Sports Information

CLAREMORE, Okla. – Rogers State head men's soccer coach Derek Larkin announced the schedule for the 2017 men's soccer season. The Hillcats play eight home matches at Soldier Field and start the season with a Colorado road trip against two Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference teams, one of the …

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  • BY RICK HEATON rheaton@claremoreprogress.com

Claremore High School volleyball coach Victoria Giron has now conducted her first official practice as the Lady Zebras’ new leader. And on Aug. 8, she will lead her team across Tulsa to Sapulpa for the season opener.

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LONDON (AP) — After Roger Federer closed out a Wimbledon final that was more of a coronation than a contest with an ace, he sat in his changeover chair and wiped away tears.

  • BY FRED KATZ CNHI Sports Oklahoma

OKLAHOMA CITY — Longtime Oklahoma City Thunder big man Nick Collison still has some backdoor passes left in him.

  • BY FRED KATZ CNHI Sports Oklahoma

OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma City Thunder have made the Andre Roberson re-signing official, the team announced Friday.

  • By Fred Katz | CNHI Sports Oklahoma
  • Updated

Buddy Hield found himself in-between just this July: Dynamic enough to be one of the best players at Las Vegas Summer League but not quite dominant enough to skip it altogether.

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Olien Taber and Ken Coats won Thursday’s Claremore Lake Jackpot bass fishing tournament with two fish weighing 8.63 pounds, one of which won the Big Bass award at 5.67 pounds. Second place went to Brandon Bradfield and Steven Dowty with two fish weighing 8.00 pounds. Third place went to John…

  • Associated Press

LONDON (AP) — Roger Federer is here once more, back in a Wimbledon final for the 11th time, back on the verge of an eighth championship at the All England Club, more than any man has collected in the storied, century-plus history of the place.

  • Oklahoma Wildlife Department

Bell Cow: July 10. Elevation normal, water 87 and murky. Channel catfish slow on shrimp and stinkbait around docks. Crappie slow on jigs around docks. Report submitted by Gary Emmons, game warden stationed in Lincoln County.

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  • BY RICK HEATON rheaton@claremoreprogress.com

In a little more than a week, the best recently graduated high school athletes in the state will converge on the Tulsa Metro area for the annual Oklahoma Coaches Association All-State Games.

  • Fred Katz | CNHI Sports Oklahoma
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OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma City Thunder’s newest star probably couldn’t have ended up on the Golden State Warriors. But that doesn’t mean conversations about Paul George heading to the Bay never occurred.

  • By Tyler Palmateer | CNHI Sports Oklahoma

OKLAHOMA CITY — People bustled in and out of Jones Assembly, a quaint-but-hip social haunt on Oklahoma City’s burgeoning Film Row, which will host a handful of popular music acts in the coming months.

  • OSU Communications

Oklahoma State standouts Mason Rudolph and James Washington are part of 85 players from across the country who were named to the watch list for the 2017 Maxwell Award, the Maxwell Football Club announced Monday morning.

  • BY FRED KATZ CNHI Sports Oklahoma

The Oklahoma City Thunder's newest star arrives in OKC on Tuesday. He will have an introductory press conference at 6 p.m. CT on Wednesday.

  • BY TYLER PALMATEER CNHI Sports Oklahoma

NORMAN — Oklahoma redshirt junior tight end Mark Andrews was one of 55 players named to the John Mackey Award watch list Tuesday.

  • OSU Sports Information

PGA Tour star Rickie Fowler proudly displays his love for Oklahoma State University by wearing orange on Sundays as he competes against the best golfers in the world. Now he is proudly putting his money where his heart is by establishing the Rickie Fowler Grand Challenge Scholars Program at …

  • BY TYLER PALMATEER CNHI Sports Okahoma

NORMAN — Kansas State coach Bill Snyder and former Oklahoma skipper Bob Stoops faced each other 13 times from 1999-2016.

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  • BY TIM HANSON RSU Sports Information

CLAREMORE, Okla. – Rogers State Director of Athletics Chris Ratcliff announced the addition of Whitney Hocutt as the head women's golf coach for the Hillcat women's golf program.

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