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When the Ada Braves and the Ada A’s squared off for a season-opening doubleheader against one another Wednesday — immediately following a brief Media Day session — at East Central’s Ken Turner Field, there were some bright spots and some spots that weren’t too shiny.

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When the Ada Braves and the Ada A’s squared off for a season-opening doubleheader against one another Wednesday — immediately following a brief Media Day session — at East Central’s Ken Turner Field, there were some bright spots and some spots that weren’t too shiny.

Ada A’s head coach Dylan Lang was involved in an automobile accident Friday night and is currently hospitalized with second-degree burns on his arms, body and face.

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After a whirlwind four days of rigorous spring workouts, new Ada head coach Chris Berus is feeling good about his Cougar football team.

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PAWNEE — Four members of the Allen Mustangs football team will compete in the Pawnee Bill Memorial All-Star Football Classic at 7 p.m. tonight at Pawnee High School.

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Byng ace Levi Prater and Allen standout Tucker Elliot were named to the Oklahoma Coaches Association All-State baseball teams released last week.

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Ada High baseball coach Justin Holeman is moving to Mustang.

2017 Lake Country

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The Class 4A State champion Byng Pirates were well represented when the 2017 Lake Country Conference Conference baseball awards were released earlier this week.

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Three Ada High female athletes will partipate in the Oklahoma Coaches Association All-State Games, it was announced earlier this week.

COALGATE — Former Ada star and current Oklahoma City University women’s basketball coach Bo Overton is the featured speaker for the 2017 Coalgate Alumni/Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet, scheduled for 5 p.m. Saturday at the high school gymnasium.

Oklahoma State Cowboys

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Oklahoma State standout running back Chris Carson became the 21st draft pick of the Mike Gundy era and the second Cowboy draft pick of the day Saturday, as the Seattle Seahawks selected him with the 249th overall pick in the seventh round of the 2017 NFL Draft.

NORMAN — Phil Forte has played in a lot of Bedlam games, and he’s made a lot of 3-pointers during his storied Oklahoma State career.

Oklahoma Sooners

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NORMAN — Oklahoma baseball coach Pete Hughes shook hands with Buffalo’s players and coaches, walked off the field and got into his car. He left L. Dale Mitchell Park and drove straight for an Edmond hospital.

Thunder

  • By Fred Katz | CNHI Sports Oklahoma
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Concluding the Thunder's season, The Transcript is running a player evaluation series, looking at a new player every Monday through Friday. This week, it's the guards. Today’s player: shooting guard Alex Abrines.

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Concluding the Thunder's season, The Transcript is running a player evaluation series, looking at a new player every Monday through Friday. This week, it's the guards. Today’s player: shooting guard Victor Oladipo.

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OKLAHOMA CITY — Oklahoma City center Enes Kanter could not get into Bucharest, Romania today after landing there on a flight from Singapore. The Turkish government had canceled his passport. Kanter, who is from Turkey, quickly took to Twitter to explain the situation. 

  • By Fred Katz | CNHI Sports Oklahoma

Concluding the Thunder's season, The Transcript is running a player evaluation series, looking at a new player every Monday through Friday. This week, it's the big men. Today’s player: power forward Domantas Sabonis.

  • By Fred Katz | CNHI Sports Oklahoma

Concluding the Thunder's season, The Transcript is running a player evaluation series, looking at a new player every Monday through Friday. This week, it's the big men. Today’s player: center Enes Kanter.

  • By Fred Katz | CNHI Sports Oklahoma

Concluding the Thunder's season, The Transcript is running a player evaluation series, looking at a new player every Monday through Friday. This week, it's the big men. Today’s player: power forward Taj Gibson.

  • BY Fred Katz | CNHI Sports Oklahoma

OKLAHOMA CITY — The NBA’s offseason becomes mostly uneventful once the calendar turns over to August. It’s when many reporters take their vacations — or at least sit back more comfortably.

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