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The first round of the 2012 NBA Playoffs are set and The Oklahoman is calling for an ENCORE of epic proportions, beginning Saturday at the Chesapeake Energy Arena. Round 1 … Continue reading
The Oklahoma State Cowgirls ran through the WNIT to finish a very trying season on the upswing – capturing the tournament title. They did it with help from the home … Continue reading
I haven’t been near a rugby field in quite a while. In fact, I think the last time was when my mother – yes, mother – was playing adult co-ed … Continue reading
The 2012 Baylor Lady Bears took the 2012 NCAA women’s national championship title with resounding fashion. But the weekend wasn’t just about one game, or one singular moment. There was … Continue reading
I cannot deny that I fully support the point guard of the Oklahoma City Thunder – and always have. I do, however, know some folks that do not. And some don’t even think he has any business playing in tonight’s All-Star Game. Most frequently, Russell Wesbrook’s less-than-good numbers when it comes to assist-to-turnover ratio are used to prove his unworthiness. But. There are more numbers than one. And if you compare Westbrook to tonight’s other All-Stars, I see a pretty dang good (and well-deserving) player, if I say so myself.
Oh. And the first half stats for Mr. Westbrook? 17 points on 8-of-11 shooting and four rebounds in 12 minutes. Just saying.
Sharane Campbell felt responsible for the outcome of Bedlam Part 1 on Jan. 14 in Stillwater. The Cowgirls won that meeting in come-from-behind fashion after Jenni Bryan drilled the game-winning … Continue reading