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2014-10-29 16:26:59

Spurs ring represents the eighth NBA championship ring for Herff Jones INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2014 NBA Championship rings were presented to the San Antonio Spurs on Tuesday, Oct. 28 as the team tipped off the 2014-15 season. Herff Jones is honored to have been chosen to create the 2014 NBA Championship ring for the San Antonio Spurs. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141029/155311 The Championship ring contains more than three ounces of 14 carat white...

2014-10-29 08:30:19

Data science company 4C uses public Facebook data to demonstrate boost in engagement for LeBron's brands, Cavaliers CHICAGO, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fans across Ohio cheered when NBA superstar LeBron James announced on July 11 he would leave the Miami Heat and return to his previous team, the Cleveland Cavaliers. But as illustrated in an infographic released today from data science company 4C, new data reveals the brands LeBron endorses might have been cheering even louder....

2014-10-28 12:38:11

Steve Nash Transforms into a Librarian in First Spot from "Have an MVP Day" Series by barrettSF to Begin Airing in Late October LOS ANGELES, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Founded by a group of technology MVPs from the likes of Yahoo!, Apple, DreamWorks Animation, Electronic Arts, and Salesforce, TopLine Game Labs has enlisted two of sports' greatest MVPs - Steve Nash and Tom Brady - as the faces of its first advertising campaign for its short-duration fantasy sports game destination...

2014-10-28 12:28:51

For The Fan Who Has Everything But Time ScoreStreak Helps NBA & NFL Fantasy Sports Fans Choose Their Favorite Athletes In Seconds To Compete For Cash And Big Prizes SAN MATEO, Calif., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Your work deadline has become a weekend project and you have to coach the kids' soccer game on Saturday. On top of that, your partner wants the garden replanted with fall seeds and flowers. So now, your Sunday fantasy football plans have become, well, a fantasy....

2014-10-28 12:28:24

Latest 'Approved' Spot Features the J Wall 1, Available Exclusively at Foot Locker NEW YORK, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Foot Locker, Inc. (NYSE: FL), the New York-based specialty athletic retailer, today debuted its latest commercial featuring NBA star John Wall and his first adidas signature basketball shoe, the J Wall 1, available exclusively at Foot Locker. The latest ad breaks with the start of the NBA season and is part of Foot Locker's series of "Approved" commercials....

2014-10-28 08:30:48

Bob Akmens Sports called "the world's best sports handicapper" by About.com and every search engine MYAKKA CITY, Fla., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Over the years, Bob Akmens and his Basports.com have 72 #1-finishes in different national contest categories in NCAA & NBA Basketball. Basports.com has won more basketball handicapping contests than any other professional handicapper. Yet, that's only a small fraction of their 322 #1-finishes in all national handicapping contests...

2014-10-28 08:20:42

-- Official Automotive Partner of the NBA adds New Luxury Designation and Expands the Kia Performance Awards Platform -- NEW YORK, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Basketball Association (NBA) and Kia Motors America, Inc. (KMA) today announced a new multiyear extension of their marketing partnership, which began in 2008. In addition to continuing to serve as the league's Official Automotive Partner, Kia also now is recognized as the Official Luxury Vehicle of the NBA,...

2014-10-27 12:28:11

Live broadcasts of every game from Opening Night through NBA Finals NEW YORK, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SiriusXM will provide subscribers nationwide all-encompassing coverage of the 2014-15 NBA season, offering live play-by-play of every game from Opening Night through the NBA Finals, plus daily in-depth talk and analysis on SiriusXM NBA Radio. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20101014/NY82093LOGO The NBA begins its 69(th) season on Tuesday, October 28, with a...

2014-10-27 12:27:06

-- NBA All-Stars Kevin Durant and James Harden Return as BBVA Global Ambassadors in New Ad Campaign -- NEW YORK and MADRID, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The NBA and BBVA today announced a multiyear extension of their marketing partnership, cementing the global financial services group's role as Official Bank of the NBA, the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA), and the NBA Development League (NBA D-League). To accompany the news of the agreement's extension,...

2014-10-24 12:26:56

DUBLIN, Oct 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Epigenetics Market by Product , Research Area & by End User - Global Forecast to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 In this report, the global epigenetics market is segmented on the basis of products, research areas, and end users. The product segments of the epigenetics market included in this report are enzymes, instruments & consumables,...


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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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