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OKG Newsletter


Topic: sports

Class acts


CFN

Gazette staff
Remember when Oklahoma City didn’t have an NBA team? Well those dark ages are gone. OKC not only has a team but it’s also really good, and the fans reward the team accordingly with their support.
 
Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Kevin Durant is an American role model


Commentary

Brandon Buckner
It is important to expand our dialogue about Oklahoma City Thunder player Kevin Durant, who recently was awarded the National Basketball Association’s Most Valuable Player award.
 
Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Mark Harmon Celebrity Weekend

NCIS star Mark Harmon returns to Oklahoma to play baseball for charity.


Sports

Brendan Hoover

14th Annual Mark Harmon Celebrity Weekend

6 p.m. June 27

Fire Lake Bowling Center

40945 Hardesty Road, Shawnee

Passes start at $125


1:30 p.m. June 28

Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark

2 South Mickey Mantle Drive

Free

ok-kidz.org

474-5050

 
Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Return to the diamond

After receiving a cancer diagnosis in March and subsequent treatment in Texas, the RedHawks manager returned to the team in June.


Sports

Anthony Lalli
Oklahoma City RedHawks manager Tony DeFrancesco had no reason to believe he would not be with the team for its current season. But while at spring training earlier this year, he took a routine physical and discussed some health issues he was having with the doctor.
 
Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Next, he’s building an invisible jet


CFN

Gazette staff
Adrian Peterson is a human being. He’s much bigger, faster and better at football than most other human beings, but he is a human being nonetheless.
 
Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Popular uprising

Running is a hot health trend across the country, and some believe it is helping Oklahoma get off the ‘fat’ lists.


Sports

Conrad Kersten
Whether one drives, walks or runs down the metro area streets, they might notice herds of men and women in an assortment of colorful running gear on the roads. That is because five-kilometer runs, mud runs, color runs and most other types of “uns” and marathons are on the uptick.
 
Thursday, July 3, 2014

We’re all in


CFN

Gazette staff
Those crimson-bleeding Sooner fans who love watching their team battle the Texas Longhorns have reason to rejoice. Oklahoma will compete against Texas at the Cotton Bowl until at least 2025.
 
Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Golden moment

Hometown legend Scott Verplank will make his Champions Tour debut during the 2014 U.S. Senior Open Monday through Sunday, July 13 at Edmond’s Oak Tree National golf club.


Sports

Brendan Hoover

2014 U.S. Senior Open
Monday through Sunday, July 13
Oak Tree National
1515 W. Oak Tree Drive,
Edmond
2014ussenioropen.com
726-9700
Tickets start at $20. Children 17 and under are admitted free with a ticketed adult, and special group pricing and military discounts are available.

 
Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Great Scot

Colin Montgomerie sinks a long shot to win the 2014 U.S. Senior Open, but Oak Tree National might be the other winner.


Sports

Brendan Hoover
After rolling home a 16-footer to win the 2014 U.S. Senior Open Sunday at Oak Tree National, Colin Montgomerie thrust his hands in the air as a grin flashed across his face.
 
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
 
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