basketball http://kgou.org en LeBron James Will Return To The Cleveland Cavaliers http://kgou.org/post/lebron-james-will-return-cleveland-cavaliers The Miami experiment is over: LeBron James will play for the Cleveland Cavaliers next season. The NBA star opted out of his contract with the Heat after spending four seasons in Miami, where he won two championships.<p>James, 29, played for Cleveland for seven seasons before leaving the town, and his home state of Ohio, for Miami. Speculation about his next move heated up after James and the Heat were trounced in the NBA Finals by the San Antonio Spurs.<p><strong>Update at 12:45 p.m. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 16:46:00 +0000 Bill Chappell 33171 at http://kgou.org LeBron James Will Return To The Cleveland Cavaliers OKC Thunder Win First Round Playoff http://kgou.org/post/okc-thunder-win-first-round-playoff <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15.199999809265137px; line-height: 15.9375px;">Kevin Durant scored 33 points, Russell Westbrook had a triple-double, and the&nbsp;<font color="red">Oklahoma</font>&nbsp;City Thunder beat the Memphis Grizzlies 120-109 on Saturday night in Game 7 of their first-round Western Conference playoff series.</p> Sun, 04 May 2014 12:36:44 +0000 Associated Press 28557 at http://kgou.org OKC Thunder Win First Round Playoff NCAA Women's Final Matches Two Undefeated Teams http://kgou.org/post/ncaa-womens-final-matches-two-undefeated-teams You know a game is special when it makes the record books before it's played. That's the case for the NCAA women's title game, which will feature two teams with perfect records for the first time in history Tuesday night.<p><a href="http://abcnews.go.com/Sports/wireStory/historic-title-game-boost-womens-basketball-23233315">The AP</a> says that's a record for any NCAA tournament title game, played by men or women. Tue, 08 Apr 2014 18:41:45 +0000 Bill Chappell 26834 at http://kgou.org NCAA Women's Final Matches Two Undefeated Teams Bison Beat Sooners In NCAA Tourney http://kgou.org/post/bison-beat-sooners-ncaa-tourney <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; line-height: 15px;">Lawrence Alexander hit a 3-pointer with 11 seconds left to force overtime and freshman Carlin Dupree scored four points in the final 75 seconds as No. 12 seed North Dakota State knocked off&nbsp;<font color="red">Oklahoma</font>&nbsp;80-75 Thursday night.</p> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 11:41:42 +0000 Associated Press 25642 at http://kgou.org Bison Beat Sooners In NCAA Tourney Hobbled Westbrook Still Tries To Help Team From OKC http://kgou.org/post/hobbled-westbrook-still-tries-help-team-okc <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Oklahoma City Thunder star point guard Russell Westbrook says he expects to be on crutches for at least four weeks after knee surgery that forced him to sit for the remainder of the NBA Playoffs.</span></p><p>“For now, I can’t travel,” Westbrook says. “When I get off crutches, we’ll sit down and see what the timetable is for me.”</p><p>Westbrook told reporters Thursday morning he’s still trying to find ways to help his team by offering input during halftime, practices, and in the film room.</p><p>“The group of guys we have, I think we have enough to get a ring,” Westbrook says.</p><p> Thu, 09 May 2013 16:58:00 +0000 Brian Hardzinski 5534 at http://kgou.org Hobbled Westbrook Still Tries To Help Team From OKC Westbrook Out, Bruised Chest May Bench Lin in Game 3 http://kgou.org/post/westbrook-out-bruised-chest-may-bench-lin-game-3 <p><strong>UPDATE:&nbsp;</strong><font color="red" style="font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Oklahoma</font><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">&nbsp;City Thunder All-Star point guard Russell Westbrook will have surgery to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee and be out indefinitely.</span></p> Fri, 26 Apr 2013 14:28:00 +0000 Associated Press 4635 at http://kgou.org Westbrook Out, Bruised Chest May Bench Lin in Game 3