Oklahoma City center Enes Kanter has responded to reports that the Turkish government has issued a warrant for his arrest.
State and National
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.
After a whirlwind four days of rigorous spring workouts, new Ada head coach Chris Berus is feeling good about his Cougar football team.
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.
Byng ace Levi Prater and Allen standout Tucker Elliot were named to the Oklahoma Coaches Association All-State baseball teams released last week.
Ada High baseball coach Justin Holeman is moving to Mustang.
2017 Lake Country
The Class 4A State champion Byng Pirates were well represented when the 2017 Lake Country Conference Conference baseball awards were released earlier this week.
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
A recent observation concerning Oklahoma State’s 2017 baseball season appears accurate after the Pokes were swept last weekend by Baylor.
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 — Oklahoma baseball coach Pete Hughes spent a good part of his pre-Big 12 tournament media turn Tuesday making the case for his team and his league.
There’s no rooting in the press box but then again the press hasn’t been allowed in the Sooner softball press box for so long I’m not sure it applies any more.
NORMAN — Oklahoma is set for a potential 2016 Women's College World Series Final rematch with Auburn before the teams even make it to Oklahoma City.
Oklahoma Thunder fans find themselves in a rather odd position as we lurch toward the seemingly inevitable NBA Finals matchup between the Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers.
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.
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 Nick Collison.
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 wings. Today’s player: forward Josh Huestis.