State Sen. David Holt reflects on Putnam North roots in book discussion

State Sen. David Holt wrote a book about the NBA’s rise in Oklahoma City and discussed the book with students at Putnam North High School.

BY MATT PATTERSON Published: December 1, 2012

State Sen. David Holt seemed to feel right at home as he talked to several hundred students at Putnam City North High School.

Holt, an Oklahoma City Republican and 1997 graduate, visited his old school on Wednesday to talk about his book, “Big League City: Oklahoma City’s Rise to the NBA,” which chronicles Oklahoma City’s history with a heavy emphasis on how the NBA ended up here. Putnam North students are reading the book in their English classes.

Holt, 33, said he...

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