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2014-05-07 16:29:53

- He's honored for a standout season that puts him among NBA's most elite HOUSTON, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BBVA Compass brand ambassador Kevin Durant will take to the court tonight in the second round of the NBA Playoffs with a brand-new honorific: the 2013-2014 Kia NBA Most Valuable Player. The MVP award announced Tuesday is Durant's first. "Congratulations to Kevin for a phenomenal season," said BBVA Compass Chairman and CEO Manolo Sanchez. "It's an honor to be aligned...

2014-03-13 12:24:50

Partnership looks to change perceptions of Strength and Kindness, and to rally Americans to stand up; KIND will donate $1 million to Kevin Durant Charity Foundation to support programs that help promote the movement NEW YORK, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- KIND Healthy Snacks (KIND) and NBA star Kevin Durant today announced that they have partnered to launch a new cultural initiative that aims to challenge deep-rooted stereotypes and redefine cultural perceptions of strength and kindness....

2013-03-08 23:01:11

The Sports Fan Playground is offering markdowns on a variety of NBA apparel and accessories from all of the teams around the league through the upcoming NBA Playoff run, which will run until June. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) March 08, 2013 The Sports Fan Playground has an extensive variety of NBA apparel, accessories and other merchandise available at marked down prices through the upcoming NBA playoff run, which begins in April and will conclude in mid-June. The store has deals for...

2012-06-23 23:01:50

The NBA recently hosted its inaugural Social Media Awards, a first-of-its-kind award show that recognized a few NBA players and their stand-out achievements in the off-court game of Social Media. While the Miami Heat may have won the NBA Finals, Dream Systems Media, a Salt Lake based Internet marketing firm, has recently launched an infographic that shows that the Oklahoma City Thunder have officially beat the Miami Heat, as far as social media is concerned. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) June...

2011-08-10 00:00:31

Star studded basketball game to be streamed with pay per view through DaCast San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) August 09, 2011 DaCast, the first fully integrated, self-service platform for live streaming, today announces an agreement with The Basketball Channel to live stream Capital Punishment to sports fans with a game featuring NBA stars such as Kevin Durant, James Harden and John Wall. "We are excited to be able to offer Capital Punishment: The Drew League (LA) vs The Goodman League (DC), to...

2010-10-15 07:00:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- This fall, Degree® Men teamed up with the world's most iconic adventure expert, Bear Grylls, to showcase its new Adventure Series of anti-perspirants and deodorant - and to bring adrenaline-fueled moments to the mainstream - in the Degree Men Chain of Adventure video series. Over the course of the next two months, Grylls will receive a three-part chain of challenges issued by some of today's most popular professional athletes - pro...

2009-05-12 11:39:57

Indiana forward Danny Granger, who finished fifth in the league in scoring average, was voted the NBA's most improved player for this past season. Granger was listed first on 48 ballots and totaled 364 points in the voting, the NBA announced Tuesday. New Jersey guard Devin Harris, who was first on 43 ballots and had 339 points, was the runner-up and Oklahoma City's Kevin Durant, with 83 points, was third. Granger, who just completed his fourth season in the NBA, averaged 25.8 points a game in...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.