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  • Thunder V Spurs No surprise, Durant named to U.S. National team camp roster

    Oklahoma City’s Kevin Durant has had a busy year. From winning the MVP to leading his team to the Western Conference Finals, he’s spent a lot of time on the basketball court....

    July 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • OGA at Trails 6 Oklahoma City fire chief tops first round of stroke play

    Kirk Wright knows about pressure. As a battalion chief with the Oklahoma City Fire Department, he’s well used to working in intense and stressful environments....

    July 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • Sr Open 44 Amongst stars, Oak Tree shines in a Major way

    EDMOND — On the way out of the interview room Sunday afternoon at Oak Tree National, Gene Sauers said he wouldn’t be at Royal Porthcawl for the Senior Open Championship.  Maybe the guy who followed him behind the microphone can talk him ...

    July 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • Montgomerie claims U.S. Senior Open title after playoff with Sauers

    EDMOND — In Saturday’s third round of the U.S. Senior Open at Oak Tree National, hole 16 helped to push upstart Gene Sauers to his 3-stroke lead over Bernhard Langer and Scott Dunlap. But Sunday to close it out, it became his nemesis....

    July 14, 2014

  • Sr Open 33 Sauers leads pack after long road back

    EDMOND — Here’s the deal. The biggest event of its kind in the world arrives in your backyard and you want so much for it to be unforgettable....

    July 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • Sauers races past leaders at Oak Tree National

    At one point Saturday in the U.S. Senior Open at Oak Tree National, the leader going in, Colin Montgomerie, built up a 5-shot lead....

    July 13, 2014

  • Thunder stand pat

    Everyone knew NBA free agency would be like playing dominos as a child. Once one piece fell over, the rest would follow....

    July 12, 2014

  • Sr Open 27 Senior Open champion must weather the Oklahoma sun

    If drawn to the underdog, Marco Dawson’s still available. Tied for 13th, he’s got time to get back into it but it’s going to be awfully hard after a second-round 76....

    July 12, 2014 1 Photo

  • Sr Open 6 Montgomerie, morning players ahead of weather

    EDMOND — The practice range at Oak Tree National was a place of bewilderment Thursday morning. A cold front brought an early morning thunderstorm along with a 180-degree shift in the wind to the north....

    July 11, 2014 1 Photo

  • Dawson’s giving us an underdog story

    EDMOND — Say you’re a Sooner and don’t like Cowboys. Or an American Ryder Cup fan and don’t like Colin Montgomerie. Or fail to fall for the barrel of monkeys that’s Vijay Singh. Or, just maybe, you love a story that comes from nowhere....

    July 11, 2014