Alabama coach Nick Saban got Peyton Manning’s time for free. Oklahoma State had to pay a bit more. According to the Tulsa World, Manning received $105,000 for a 30-minute speech and a 30-minute question-and-answer session in Stillwater. The money was paid by the OSU Speakers Board. So what did they get in return? Apparently, a…
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Tulsa businessman George B. Kaiser has been approved by the NBA Board of Governors as a new partner in The Professional Basketball Club, LLC, which owns the Oklahoma City Thunder. Thunder Chairman and CEO Clayton I. Bennett made the announcement today. Kaiser is purchasing the ownership interest of Tom L. Ward. “We are honored to welcome [...]
In Mizzou, they're happy that this guy decided to jump ship for... wait for it... Tulsa. Instead of working at the University of Missouri. Which got me thinking about the concept of the self-inflicted demotion. Let's call it "downgrade turnover"....
Of the six college basketball head coaching vacancies that still linger, two are power-conference jobs: Missouri, which needs a coach after Frank Haith bolted for Tulsa, and Tennessee, which is looking to replace Cuonzo Martin after he left to take the California job. Neither program is truly a top-level gig, and both operate in the […]
Tulsa businessman George B. Kaiser has joined the Oklahoma City Thunder's ownership team.
We mentioned the SEC ones in the previous post and comments... here is a tally of moves so far.Haith was a horrible hire for Mizzou and I bet they are thanking Tulsa for taking him from them. Mizzou's AD obviously noticed the attendance issue this season there... Show More Summary
Seeing the writing on the wall and pressure mounting from fans and alumni in Columbia, Frank Haith has decided to get out while he still can. Haith and Tulsa University have reached a verbal agreement for the Missouri men's basketball...Show More Summary
It should be Tulsa or bust for Haith.
The longest-pending marriage equality lawsuit in the nation gets its hearing today before the Tenth Circuit Court. Here's how it got started ten years ago: On November 3, 2004, private lawyers in Tulsa filed a federal lawsuit (formerly, Bishop v. Show More Summary
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) endorsed conservative Oklahoma Senate candidate T.W. Shannon on Wednesday and will join former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin and Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT) at a "Liberty Rally" for him on April 24 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. “T.W. Show More Summary
Installed at the entrance to one of the countries most controversial universities, the sculptural work known as Praying Hands lets any visitors know exactly what the college is all about. Originally built outside of the City of Faith...Show More Summary
Miss Belvedere in 2009, and as it looks today. Photos courtesy Ultra One. When Tulsa authorities pulled the 1957 Plymouth Belvedere that had come to be known as Miss Belvedere from a sealed concrete time capsule after 50 years, revealing a zero-mileage car caked with mud and shot through with rust, it immediately became the […]
Photo:John from Tulsa, Between a fifth and a third of the wild-caught seafood imported into the United States was caught or trafficked illegally, according to the findings of an exhaustive study. Billions of dollars worth of shrimp,Show More Summary
There isn’t a spray tan on earth worth going to jail for! However, one Tulsa, OK man obviously feels otherwise. Dustin Lee Bell was arrested after flashing a police officer’s stolen badge at a local tanning salon in Jenks, OK. According to News 9, Bell became angry with the tanning salon manager because he didn’t
Lee Cheng, destroyer of intellectual property lawsuits, defender of innovation has won yet another victory against a patent troll, this time Tulsa, Oklahoma-based Macrosolve. But while the victory is sweet, he wanted more. "In a sense,...Show More Summary
Danny Manning, the former Kansas star who spent the past two seasons coaching Tulsa, was hired Friday as Wake Forest’s basketball coach. The school will introduce him during a news conference next week on campus in Winston-Salem, N....
After successfully turning around the University of Tulsa's men's basketball team, it looks as though Danny Manning will attempt to do the same at Wake Forest. According to ESPN's Jeff Goodman, sources are reporting that Manning hasShow More Summary
The cable network plots its first miniseries, casts Braxton as "20 Feet From Stardom" singer Darlene Love and adds Justin Timberlake for "Masterclass." read more
Oprah Winfrey’s OWN is developing a two-part miniseries chronicles one of the darkest chapters in U.S. history. In Tulsa, Academy Award-winning