Author: Addam M. Francisco

Founder & Editor-in-Chief. National Association of Black Journalists. University of Central Oklahoma.
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Chapters Closed Due To COVID-19: Curran Scott of Clemson

Yet another Edmond high school basketball star has made it through the division one college ranks. With the COVID-19 virus canceling all sports, including the NCAA tournament, Curran Scott’s lone season with the Clemson Tigers and college career has concluded.  For Clemson, they were a for sure NIT team, with an outside chance to make […]

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Inside Thunder

Smooth Sports Ep. 2

Sports focuses on individuals in the sports world such as coaches, players, media, etc. with wide-ranging topics not normally covered. Smooth attempts to find the story behind the story and shine a light on who his guests are as people. This episode will feature a journalist, Aliyah Funschelle, who focuses on Wichita State basketball.

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Columns
NBA News
Sports

Thunder achievers/underachievers from this season

The last two weeks without the NBA have been quite challenging, especially for those that see sports, and the NBA as more than just entertainment, or relief from everyday life. People like me see it as all of the above, but it’s also our livelihood and without it, things are even tougher because now our […]

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Fashion

P.J. Tucker to open sneaker store in Houston

During his free time quarantining, Houston Rockets center P.J. Tucker has been plotting on the low. The NBA’s biggest sneaker head took to Instagram to show a portion of his shoe collection, chop it up with Nate Robinson, and announce that he’s opening up his own sneaker shop in Houston. I’m actually, which I can […]

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Columns
Inside Thunder

Hypothetical NBA Awards Amid Hiatus

It’s a yearly argument that basketball fans debate on throughout the NBA regular season, and often-times prematurely. If the season ended now, who’s the MVP? Who’s the Sixth Man of the Year? Who’s the Rookie of the Year? Well, with the NBA season not expected to spark back up anytime soon, there’s a chance that […]

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Fashion
Men's

Free agency started with fashion icons on the move

Normally, this time of the year is booming. The NCAA tournament is in it’s inceptive period, the push for the NBA playoffs are in full swing, high school basketball just finished crowning state champions and the NFL’s free agency period approaches, with the draft right behind it. Unfortunately, due to the COVID-19 virus that has […]

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Fashion
Men's

Suave Spotlight: NBA Drip From the All-Star Break, to Suspension

Here are some of the best looks from the NBA from the All-Star break, to the league’s suspension of March 11, 2020. Tell us which ones caught your eye? Which player’s fashion are you feeling the most? James Johnson: Russell Westbrook: Shai Gilgeous-Alexander: D’Angelo Russell: Chris Paul: Kemba Walker: Patty Mills: PJ Tucker: Kendrick Nunn: […]

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