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3 killed when small plane crashes near Oklahoma City

Dec. 06, 2022 18:40 PM EST

YUKON, Okla. (AP) — A small plane crashed near Oklahoma City, killing all three people who were on board, authorities said Tuesday. The Beechcraft Bonanza F33A crashed at around 9:20 p.m. Monday near Clarence E. Page Airport in Yukon, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol said. The plane...

Gilgeous-Alexander scores 35 as Thunder rally past Hawks

Dec. 05, 2022 23:22 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scored 35 points, Josh Giddey had 12 of his 17 points in the final period, and the Oklahoma City Thunder overcame a 14-point deficit in the third quarter to beat the Atlanta Hawks 121-114 on Monday night. Dejounte Murray finished with 24...

Head of troubled Oklahoma County jail announces resignation

Dec. 05, 2022 19:24 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Greg Williams, the administrator of the troubled Oklahoma County jail, announced his resignation on Monday. Jim Couch, chairman of the Oklahoma County Criminal Justice Authority, also known as the Jail Trust, said in a statement they had accepted Williams’...

Gilgeous-Alexander, Thunder post physical win over T-Wolves

Dec. 03, 2022 23:56 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scored 33 points in his return to action and the Oklahoma City Thunder took advantage of Rudy Gobert's early ejection to post a chippy 135-128 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Saturday night. The teams were called for a combined...

Suspect in killings of 4 at pot farm returned to Oklahoma

Dec. 02, 2022 13:00 PM EST

KINGFISHER, Okla. (AP) — The man wanted in the shooting deaths of four people and wounding of a fifth at an Oklahoma marijuana farm has been extradited back to the state from Florida, authorities said Friday. Wu Chen, also known as Chen Wu in jail records, was taken from the...

Williams scores 27 points, Thunder push Spurs' skid to 9

Nov. 30, 2022 23:55 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma City didn't have star Shai Gilgeous-Alexander against San Antoni. Jalen Williams' spot-on imitation was good enough. Williams scored a season-high 27 points and the Thunder overcame a 20-point second-half deficit to hand the Spurs their ninth straight...

Williamson powers short-handed Pelicans past Thunder 105-101

Nov. 29, 2022 00:01 AM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Zion Williamson scored 23 points, matched his career high with eight assists and converted a go-ahead three-point play with 44 seconds left to lift the short-handed New Orleans Pelicans to a 105-101 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Monday night. With the...

Green, Sengun, Smith lead Rockets past Thunder, 118-105

Nov. 26, 2022 23:52 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Jalen Green had 28 points and a career-high nine assists, Alperen Sengun added 21 points, a career-best 18 rebounds and seven assists, and the Houston Rockets beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 118-105 on Saturday night. Rookie Jabari Smith Jr. had his third...

Gilgeous-Alexander stars as Thunder beat Bulls 123-119 in OT

Nov. 26, 2022 00:00 AM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scored 30 points, including five straight free throws in the final minute of overtime, and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Chicago Bulls 123-119 on Friday night. Josh Giddey had 10 points, 13 rebounds and nine assists as Oklahoma City...

Oklahoma deputy wounded, man killed in Thanksgiving shooting

Nov. 24, 2022 13:28 PM EST

BUFFALO, Okla. (AP) — A 30-year-old man was killed and an Oklahoma sheriff's deputy was wounded during a Thanksgiving morning shooting in the northwest of the state, authorities said. The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation said it's investigating the shooting in Buffalo between...