Mike Sherman
Sports Sports Editor

Mike Sherman is sports editor of The Oklahoman, where he has a combined 18 years of service during two stints as a writer and an editor.


He covered high school sports for The Oklahoman from 1984-93. He also worked as a news writer for the Daily Local News of West Chester, Pa. (1993-94), sports editor for the Observer-Dispatch of Utica, N.Y. (1994-97) and an assistant city editor for The Tennessean of Nashville, Tenn. (1997-2002).


Mike is a graduate of the University of Central Oklahoma, Hammond High School in Columbia, Md., and a proud native of Savage, Md.


  • Power Lunch: Chat with sports editor Mike Sherman

    staff reports | Updated: Thu, Apr 16, 2015

    The Thunder season has come to an end. We're locked in for exit interviews and sports editor Mike Sherman is answering your questions on the Power Lunch chat at 11 a.m. Get your questions in here.

  • Thunder Thursday: Life behind the eight ball

    staff reports | Updated: Thu, Apr 2, 2015

    THUNDER THURSDAY -- The home loss to the Mavericks ended the Thunder’s hopes of moving up in the Western Conference playoff race. But is it too soon to assume OKC will be the eight-seed and face Golden State? The Oklahoman's Thunder coverage team discusses.

  • Live Coverage: Sam Presti Press Conference on Kevin Durant's injury

    staff reports | Updated: Fri, Mar 20, 2015

    Thunder general manager Sam Presti gives an update on Kevin Durant's injury status at an 11:30 a.m. press conference. Follow The Oklahoman's live coverage with Darnell Mayberry, Anthony Slater and more.

  • OU football: Five things to know about Sooner signee Dahu Green

    Mike Sherman | Published: Wed, Feb 4, 2015

    GETTING TO KNOW DAHU GREEN -- There's much more to the Westmoore High School receiver who signed Wednesday with Oklahoma than SportsCenter highlights and recruiting flips.




MikeSherman Sun, Apr. 26 2015 07:49:17 AM CST RT @sarahcphipps: Captain America @OKCMarathon #R2R LINK
MikeSherman Sun, Apr. 26 2015 07:45:50 AM CST RT @ksmcnutt: Governor's press secretary completes his leg of the #R2R relay @OKCMarathon LINK
MikeSherman Sun, Apr. 26 2015 07:45:32 AM CST RT @ErikHorneOK: Scott Smith of Oklahoma City wins the half marathon at the Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon #R2R LINK
MikeSherman Sun, Apr. 26 2015 07:45:25 AM CST RT @KevinDeShazo: Incredible. Such a powerful day for our city. #R2R https://t.co/TAw6iqfFm8
MikeSherman Sun, Apr. 26 2015 07:45:04 AM CST RT @ErikHorneOK: Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon: Scott Smith crosses the finish line first in the half marathon #R2R LINK
MikeSherman Sun, Apr. 26 2015 07:43:58 AM CST RT @OKCMarathon: It's an amazing Race Day! If you're not already here, come out and have some fun! #R2R LINK
MikeSherman Sat, Apr. 25 2015 10:26:07 AM CST @mayerjoy and to you! wish I was in CoMo this weekend. But #JIConf is the next best thing
MikeSherman Sat, Apr. 25 2015 10:11:32 AM CST And @mayerjoy LINK
MikeSherman Sat, Apr. 25 2015 10:00:59 AM CST Follow @herbertlowe @JiConf today if you love journalism and what it can/should be
MikeSherman Sat, Apr. 25 2015 09:58:32 AM CST RT @NewsOK: Nepal quake: Hundreds dead, history crumbles, Everest shaken LINK
MikeSherman Sat, Apr. 25 2015 05:40:53 AM CST RT @BostonGlobe: Latest reports say at least 101 people killed in south Asian earthquake, including 71 in Nepal. More: LINK
MikeSherman Sat, Apr. 25 2015 05:21:47 AM CST @cambuf moderately
MikeSherman Sat, Apr. 25 2015 05:17:50 AM CST Saw This from section 420c RT @pgammo: How fast was Tex's 2nd homer? Statcast knows LINK via @mlb
MikeSherman Fri, Apr. 24 2015 02:03:03 PM CST On alleged Dez Bryant video: Passan says @NFL investigated w/a great deal of detail. Did not come up with anything @APSE_sportmedia
MikeSherman Fri, Apr. 24 2015 02:01:26 PM CST Goodell says @NFL Thursday night games' higher margin of victory not attributable to quick turnaround. @APSE_sportmedia
MikeSherman Fri, Apr. 24 2015 01:59:18 PM CST RT @vgregorian: Contrary to what Clark Hunt seemed to believe, Goodell says he knows of no connection between idea of giving up a home game…
MikeSherman Fri, Apr. 24 2015 01:58:59 PM CST Q: Has the @NFL's thinking about the Redskins name evolved? Goodell: No. It's a team issue/decision. @APSE_sportmedia
MikeSherman Fri, Apr. 24 2015 01:54:23 PM CST Goodell on 12 teams making a deal with Fan Duel: We are taking a cautious approach to see how it evolves. @APSE_sportmedia
MikeSherman Fri, Apr. 24 2015 01:46:48 PM CST Goodell on San Diego's efforts to keep the @Chargers: We want to see real progress on a fairly quick timetable. @APSE_sportmedia @nfl
MikeSherman Fri, Apr. 24 2015 01:45:28 PM CST Goodell believes @NFL can make a change in culture re DV/sexual assault, points to sports re/race relations as evidence. @APSE_sportmedia

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