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10:22 am
Thu October 16, 2014

Reggie Jackson & Steven Adams Have Secrets

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Reggie Jackson  and center Steven Adams star in a new commercial for the NBA and Spark.

Oklahoma City Thunder
3:32 pm
Sun October 12, 2014

NBA MVP Kevin Durant Has Fractured Foot

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Kevin Durant has a fractured foot and the Oklahoma City Thunder say they are not sure how long the NBA's MVP will be sidelined.

General Manager Sam Presti said in a statement Sunday that Durant informed the team of "discomfort" in his right foot after practice a day earlier.

He underwent tests and the team says he was diagnosed with a "Jones" fracture. The team says traditional treatment requires surgery, and recent NBA cases have resulted in a return to play in six to eight weeks.

Sports
7:10 am
Mon September 22, 2014

Oklahoma City to Host Canoe World Cup

The Oklahoma City Boathouse District is hosting its first ever international event starting this Wednesday.

KOSU’s Diana Martinez reports on the International Canoe Federation Championships.

Who’s ready to see some international paddlers make their way to the championship on the Oklahoma River this weekend?

The Oklahoma River will be hosting the 2014 Canoe Marathon Masters World Cup followed by the Championship title ceremony.

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Sports
3:34 am
Mon September 22, 2014

NFL Looks To Training To Prevent Domestic Violence By Players

No amount of training can undo the violence someone experienced at home as a child, but it can help break the cycle.
Pamela Albin Moore iStockphoto

Originally published on Wed September 24, 2014 9:14 am

On Friday, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell broke a week of silence following the release of a video that showed former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice assaulting his then-fiancee.

Goodell apologized for his role in the NFL's handling of the matter.

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Code Switch
10:03 am
Fri September 19, 2014

Is Corporal Punishment Abuse? Why That's A Loaded Question

Adrian Peterson (right) was ordered to stay away from his team, the Minnesota Vikings, while he addresses child abuse charges in Texas.
Charlie Neibergall AP

Originally published on Sat September 20, 2014 1:10 pm

Over the past week, Adrian Peterson, the Minnesota Vikings' all-world running back and one of the NFL's biggest stars, has become the face of corporal punishment in America. Peterson turned himself in to police over the weekend on charges of child abuse after he allegedly hit his son with a switch that left welts on his body.

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Sports
7:20 am
Thu August 28, 2014

There's Something New This College Football Season: Playoffs

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THE BADD35T
2:19 pm
Fri August 15, 2014

Kevin Durant Stars in Foot Locker Commercial

Kevin Durant is featured in a new commercial for Foot Locker and Nike.

Watch it below.

Sports
6:35 pm
Thu August 14, 2014

NCAA Ruling Heralds A New, And Murky, Era

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Sports
11:05 am
Mon July 14, 2014

Thunder Signs Shooting Ace Anthony Morrow

The Oklahoma City Thunder have agreed to terms with guard Anthony Morrow, according to The Oklahoman.

Morrow, who played for New Orleans last season, has career averages of 10.4 points and 2.5 rebounds per game in six NBA seasons. He helps fill a void created when starting shooting guard Thabo Sefolosha signed with the Atlanta Hawks after becoming a free agent.

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Wrestling
8:22 am
Fri July 11, 2014

Book Shines Light on Latino American Impact on Wrestling

Credit National Wrestling Hall of Fame / NWHOF.org

A new publication sponsored by the National Wrestling Hall of Fame in Stillwater addresses an overlooked facet of the history of wrestling.

KOSU's Nikole Robinson Carroll reports.

Co-author and former Oklahoma State University sociology professor Dr. Lee Maril says the book highlights a part of wrestling history that’s often left out of other texts. 

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