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OKG Newsletter


Topic: thunder

Lil' Wayne wants back in the 'Peake


CFN

Gazette staff
Lil’ Wayne is officially returning to Chesapeake Energy Arena. This time, presumably, he will be admitted entry.
 
Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Thunder crazy

Some Thunder super-fans will do and say anything to help out their beloved team — especially if that means acting bonkers.


Sports

Tim Farley
By day, Garrett Haviland is a mild-mannered supervisor for a girls’ group home. At night, he becomes Thundor, a colorful, irreverent Oklahoma City Thunder fan who creates havoc for opposing players.
 
Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Get your kicks

Attention, fútbol heads: Pro soccer is here!


Sports

Andrew Gilman

Oklahoma City FC vs. Austin Aztex
7:30 p.m. Saturday
Oklahoma City University,
2501 N. Blackwelder
OklahomaCItyFC.com
232-7223
$10-$30

 
Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Mack the strife


CFN

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

A tragedy on Twitter

The May 20 tornado and its aftermath unfold in 140 characters or less.


News

Jenn Scott
The digital age has revolutionized how we interact with one another. In the case of the May 20 tornado, it provides a unique snapshot of history as it unfolds.
 
Wednesday, May 29, 2013

MAPS for trauma


Commentary

Andrew Rice
In April 2010, I attended an Oklahoma City Thunder playoff game against the Los Angeles Lakers and stood the entire game, along with 18,000 others. Our young team made a furious comeback to win. I did not lose my voice that night from cheering; I lost it from screaming.
 
Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Rolling Thunder

You'll be as hooked as he.


Thriller

Rod Lott
You can keep Coming Home, Forrest Gump and Born on the Fourth of July, multiple Oscar winners all. For my money, the seminal disabled-Vietnam-vet film is 1977's Rolling Thunder.
 
Monday, June 3, 2013

The sporting life

A newly established sports consortium is tasked with helping OKC leaders pursue various sporting events to bring to the city.


Sports

Tim Farley
Bringing the Summer X Games or a Grand Prix race to the metro area would receive top priority from the Greater Oklahoma City Sports Consortium, a not-for-profit advisory group formed earlier this year.
 
Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Act mature


Gazette staff
If there’s one thing Kevin Durant has been lauded for since the beginning of his career (aside from his jumper), it’s his maturity. So when images of the NBA superstar surfaced on Instagram of an extravagant back tattoo in which the word “mature” appeared to be misspelled, it came as even more of a surprise.
 
Wednesday, June 5, 2013

KD to the Izzo


CFN

Gazette staff
Jay-Z has a lot of things: like, you know, 17 Grammys, Beyoncé and a Forbes-estimated $500 million.
 
Wednesday, June 19, 2013
 
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