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OKG Newsletter


Topic: Supersonics

Rick Steves’ Oklahoma


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Gazette staff
How appropriate that travel guru Rick Steves titled the online summary of his recent Oklahoma City visit “Travel Certainly Broadens Your Fanny.” 
 
Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Grievous in seattle


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Gazette staff
Talk about beating a dead horse. It’s been four years since the NBA’s SuperSonics left Seattle and became the Oklahoma City Thunder, but a vocal segment of that team’s faithful continues to bellyache.
 
Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Shirt happens


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Gazette staff
Shades of ugliness have been resonating on the periphery of Thunderland.
 
Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Pod people

Some hoops fans celebrate all things Thunder with DIY podcasts.


Sports

Murray Evans
As a Chicago Cubs fan living in Oklahoma, Brent Lightsey sought information on the team from whatever sources he could, including a podcast assembled by fellow fans of Major League Baseball’s lovable losers.
 
Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Thunder city

The Thunder didn’t just make it to the NBA Finals this year — it changed the face of Oklahoma City.


Sports

Nicole Hill
For many years, Oklahoma City existed in shadows.
 
Wednesday, June 20, 2012

This week at the ’Peake


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Gazette staff
In the immortal words of Roseanne Roseannadanna (a onetime Saturday Night Live character by Gilda Radner, for you Millennials and younger), it’s always something. Last week’s hullaballoo surrounding Chesapeake Energy involved taxes, G-men, a Seattle newspaper’s provocative photo selection, and a compressed natural gas filling station controversy.
 
Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Turnabout’s fair play in the NBA


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Seattle basketball fans finally might be ready to store their Clay Bennett voodoo dolls in the basement.
 
Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Moneyball

Five years since its arrival, the OKC Thunder has benefited from more than $139 million in taxpayer dollars.


News

Clifton Adcock
The sense of community inspired by the Oklahoma City Thunder has captured national attention since the team’s city debut in 2008. From posh luxury boxes to the upper-level $10 seats in the aptly named Loud City, Thunder games amount to a party where everyone is invited.
 
Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Du-real estate


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Gazette staff
Chicken-Fried News didn’t realize Kevin Durant still had any ties left to cut with Seattle. But the Thunder superstar, who began his NBA career with the team formerly known as the SuperSonics, recently sold his house on Washington’s Mercer Island for a cool $2.4 million.
 
Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Mack the strife


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Gazette staff
Oh, Seattle, isn't it time to move on? Yes, Oklahoma City has your old NBA team. But that was five years ago. Let go of the anger.
 
Monday, May 13, 2013
 
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