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2014-07-24 23:13:02

Lebron James, the world's best basketball player is getting a social media boost from Bedloo, the world's fastest growing voting platform with over 4 million voters. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 Lebron James, the four-time NBA MVP, turned to social media last week to help him choose which number he’ll wear next season. James wrote “6 or 23....” on his Twitter account and posted photos on Instagram of him wearing No. 6 and No. 23 Cleveland Cavs jerseys. Bedloo, which...

2014-07-23 12:29:11

LOS ANGELES, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bedloo, a new fast-growing two-choice voting platform, allows fans to vote for Lebron James' Cavs jersey number and see voting results instantly. James turned to social media last week to help him choose which number he'll wear in his return to the Cavs. Bedloo, which just passed 4 million voters, has created the question Which Number Should I Wear? for Lebron's fans to vote on the No. 6 or 23 jersey for his Cleveland return. Based in Sherman...

2014-07-22 08:24:27

HOUSTON, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Flotek Industries, Inc. (NYSE: FTK) ("Flotek" or the "Company") today announced Flotek will serve as the presenting sponsor of Hall of Famer Eric Dickerson's Hall-Of -Fame Golf Invitational. The event will take place on Thursday, July 24th at Moorpark Country Club in Los Angeles, CA. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Young Warriors Foundation. "We are delighted to be the presenting sponsor of Eric Dickerson's Hall of Fame Golf...

2014-07-13 23:02:36

Charity Exhibition and Opportunity Meeting Trujillo Alto, Puerto Rico (PRWEB) July 13, 2014 Max International has recently announced that NBA Hall of Famer, Chris Mullin, will be the featured guest at its Charity Exhibition and Opportunity Meeting on Saturday, July 26th in Puerto Rico. Attendees will learn about Max’s health products and distribution opportunities. Chris Mullin will participate in two exhibition basketball games and perform in a 3 point shoot-out. Max International,...

2014-07-12 23:04:15

The NBA's all-time leading scorer and six-time champion will be in the UAE from 28-31 October to lead the Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Health & Fitness Weekend in support of diabetes awareness. The event is being organized by Maven Marketing and Events, an award-winning entertainment marketing and event management company based in Dubai. Dubai, United Arab Emirates (PRWEB) July 12, 2014 Dubai is buzzing with the announcement that yet another Los Angeles basketball legend is heading to the...

2014-07-08 23:14:40

Frank N. Darras of DarrasLaw reviews the recent ceremonial draft and honor for Isaiah Austin. Ontario, CA (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 The NBA had their sights on Baylor sophomore Isaiah Austin, but word came just before the draft that Austin has Marfan syndrome. This genetic disorder affects the body’s connective tissues, which are found throughout the body. Even though Austin has been playing basketball during his years at Baylor with no complications, Marfan syndrome has the potential to...

2014-07-04 23:03:21

By assessing almost 50% of the 2014 NBA draft picks, Caliper provided critical insights to help teams pick future champions. Princeton, NJ (PRWEB) July 04, 2014 The 2014 NBA Draft pick on June 26th was a well-watched event. Behind the scenes, many team franchises use psychometric and other tools to determine if their scouts have the “right fit.” Last week, Caliper announced that almost half of the 60 players who took part in the NBA Draft took the Caliper Profile as part of the...

2014-07-02 23:12:25

Simply G Media Network today announces the release of an interview with NBA Legend Sam Perkins with host Neil Haley, the Total Tutor. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 02, 2014 Neil Haley, The Total Tutor host of the Total Celebrity Show, interviewed Sam Perkins to find how he prepared for life after basketball, to discuss his current projects and to learn about his charity work. Perkins, who was a member of the 1984 gold-medal winning U.S. Men's Olympic basketball team, was selected with...

2014-07-02 08:31:24

Thrive15 Teaches U.S. Military How to Succeed As Entrepreneurs WASHINGTON, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Former U.S. Navy Officer and NBA Hall of Famer David Robinson and Thrive15.com have teamed up with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation's Hiring Our Heroes Program to support veteran and military spouse entrepreneurs.Thrive15.com, provides free online resources for America's military by giving a subscription to U.S. veterans, active-duty service members, and military...

2014-07-01 23:03:05

New Agreement Covers Regular and Post-Season Games, All Media Platforms, Through 2017 New York, NY (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 ONE World Sports, America’s Network for Global Sports, today announced that it has secured a multiyear extension with Infront Sports & Media, the exclusive global marketing partner of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA), to exclusively telecast CBA games in the United States and Canada for the next three seasons across all media platforms. The network’s...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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