The Thunder enjoyed the bounce-back game it needed on Wednesday.
Chris Paul dribbled around a Steven Adams screen and rose up to hit one of his patented mid-range jump shots over the outstretched arms of Jazz center Rudy Gobert.
Without the services of Chris Paul, the Thunder looked a little lost to start Tuesday’s scrimmage against the Portland Trail Blazers.
Not much is normal in the NBA these days. Although, a preseason scrimmage between Oklahoma City and Boston at least provided some Friday afternoon.
All Allen High School and junior high summer athletic activities have been shut down after a coach tested positive for COVID-19 earlier this week.
• Editor’s note: There are more questions than answers regarding when, and how, college football will begin again. Each week until next season, The Transcript will produce its Watch List to monitor developments, setbacks or points of interest surrounding college football’s anticipated return.
Chuba Hubbard, the reigning Big 12 Conference Offensive Player of the Year – as voted on by coaches in 2019, was named the All-Big 12 Preseason Offensive Player of the Year on Thursday, as voted by the media.
Oklahoma redshirt freshman Spencer Rattler hasn’t officially been named the Sooners’ starting quarterback. The Big 12 media still voted Rattler as the conference's preseason Newcomer of the Year.
Charleston Rambo is a preseason candidate for the Fred Biletnikoff Award, which is annually presented to college football’s best receiver.
OKLAHOMA CITY — The faces were familiar. The memories shared were special. Phoenix Suns head coach Monty Williams’ thoughts of Billy Donovan are still meaningful to him three years after leaving Oklahoma City following the tragic loss of his wife Ingrid.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Former Norman Transcript sports editor and longtime Oklahoman sports columnist Berry Tramel has been a personality in the state for some time.
An offensive foul was called away from he ball with 3:09 remaining in the third quarter when Oklahoma City point guard Russell Westbrook stepped a couple feet outside the boundaries of the court in Denver Tuesday night. That's when a very young fan, standing up from his seat, used his left hand to poke Westbrook’s right arm.
Oklahoma’s long run of victories over Oklahoma State isn’t an easy thing for Lincoln Riley to sum up, since he’s been OU’s head coach for exactly one Bedlam game and a coordinator for just two others.
Roughly 15 percent of young adults ages 25 to 35 were still living at home with their parents in 2017, according to a Pew Research Center study.
Former Muskogee High and Oklahoma Sooner defensive lineman Stacy McGee was placed on the physically unable to perform list by the Washington Redskins, the team announced.
Surely, the thought of playing a hybrid tight end, full back position never crossed the mind of Jelani Woods when he chose to leave his home in Georgia and come to Oklahoma State.
TAHLEQUAH – On the day the home teams, and many others, struggled more so than the day before, Garrett Enders and Cody Huff maintained.
TAHLEQUAH — They’re not from the SEC, but look in that direction for the frontrunner after one day of the Carhartt Bassmaster College Series National Championship after Thursday’s action.
They've only been fishing together for a year, but the NSU team of Carson Smith and Taylor Hamburger have rapidly found their niche on the water.
FRISCO, Texas – It was somewhat cryptic. But Mike Gundy may have announced his starting quarterback before fall camp begins in August.
After a successful trial run of beer sales this past spring at home Oklahoma State baseball and softball games, the university has voted to extend the sales to home football games inside Boone Pickens Stadium this fall.
College football fan bases have learned during the past two decades, first with the Bowl Championship Series era and now as a part of the College Football Playoff, the importance of scheduling.
As Oklahoma State embarks on enhancing the fan experience inside its football stadium with misters for the hot early-season games, more concessions and a 5-story video board, there remains one notable omission.
It has been clear for some time that Kyler Murray will play football at Oklahoma this fall. His plans beyond that, though, were not official.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Tim Tadlock and Chris Beard, two of Texas Tech’s most popular athletic figures, shared an enlightening moment earlier this month when detailing the stark contrast between the draft process in their respective sports.
OU 14, KANSAS 6 — OU Cade Cavalli and Brylie Ware had a pair of three-run home runs. OU had four home runs and 12 hits to avoid a series sweep at Lawrence, Kan. OU finishes 34-21 and 14-10 in Big 12 play going into the postseason tourney.
EUFAULA — The 32nd annual Lake Eufaula All-Star Classic at Paul Bell Stadium ended in what has almost become a tradition when with 6:59 left to go in the game, a fight broke out that not only cleared the bench but some of the stands as well.
This Week's Circulars
age 67. Airline Mechanic. Died August 2nd in Tulsa, OK. Funeral Services August 7th at 10:00AM at Reed-Culver Chapel. Burial at Barber Cemetery. Visitation August 6th from 1:00PM until 7:00PM at Reed-Culver Funeral Home.
age 65. Truck Driver. Died August 1st in Grove, OK. Funeral Services August 7th at 1:00PM at Reed-Culver Chapel. Burial at Park Hill Cemetery. Visitation August 6th from 1:00PM until 7:00PM at Reed-Culver Funeral Home.
age 22, security guard, died Friday July 31, 2020. Services 3:00 pm Thursday August 6, 2020 at Okay Christian Fellowship. Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home - Muskogee
62, soil conservation, died on Friday, July 31, 2020 in Tahlequah, OK. Memorial Service 2PM on Friday, August 7, 2020 in Garrett's Serenity Chapel of Garrett Family Funeral Home, Checotah, OK.
Visitation 10:30am-1:30pm Friday at Texanna Assembly of God Church. Funeral Service 2:00 pm Friday, August 7, 2020 at Texanna Assembly of God Church under the direction of Hibbs Funeral Home.
- Retired judge found dead Tuesday
- Two killed in Cherokee County collision
- Fort Gibson woman dies in single-vehicle crash
- CN Chief of Staff opens up: Sequoyah sports decision brings turmoil
- Two people injured in overnight shootings
- Five injured in Wagoner County crash
- Muskogee man wanted in July 24 shooting apprehended
- THE WAY IT WAS: For Oktaha, it was triumph through tragedy, 1999
- Area school districts to receive Verizon hotspots
- More Oklahoma counties move into "orange" risk zone