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2014-10-16 08:29:11

Head Coach Tom Izzo Helps Introduce New Locker Line at Chicago-Area Event CHICAGO, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For thousands of passionate sports fans, getting their own school locker would be a dream come true. Those dreams have now become reality as Gladiator® GarageWorks, a leader in garage and household organization and storage systems, has unveiled PrimeTime(TM) Lockers. This collection of collegiately licensed lockers includes several colleges including Michigan State University,...

2014-10-16 08:26:53

MONTREAL, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - The Montreal Canadiens and FANS Entertainment are pleased to announce that they have finalized a long-term agreement for the implementation of a new mobile entertainment platform available for Montreal Canadiens home games. With this agreement, the Bell Centre will be equipped with the most advanced mobile platform in the industry, bringing together a set of features to improve the fan experience, all accessible within the Montreal Canadiens...

2014-10-15 23:10:44

Ticket Down announces that they have cut ticket prices across the board on all 2014 Kansas City Royals World Series tickets. This well-known and trusted ticket reseller is also offering their customer appreciation promo code ROYALS-WORLD-SERIES. Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 Ticket Down is a reputable source for authentic Kansas City Royals World Series Tickets. This well known ticket site has slashed ticket prices on all seats in the stadium and fans can add promo/coupon...

2014-10-15 23:00:51

If the injuries during training camps are any indication of what's ahead for players, now is a great time for pro-athletes to make sure they have income protection should they suffer a career-ending injury. Ontario, CA (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 Hockey lovers are excited as the new NHL season begins in earnest with the usual predictions along with a few injuries. Hockey has always been a rough sport, with emotions running high and opponents taking aim at each other. Disability insurance...

2014-10-15 20:22:07

"Unrivaled Dedication" Campaign Underscores Coordinated Health Role as Long-Time Team Physicians for Each School BETHLEHEM, Pa., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Answering the call of fans throughout the Greater Lehigh Valley region, the nonprofit ArtsQuest and leading specialized hospital network Coordinated Health announced today that they will co-host a free live viewing party November 22 at SteelStacks for the record 150(th) Lehigh University-Lafayette College football...

2014-10-15 20:21:58

Park Lane also becomes part-owner in storied soccer club Bologna Football Club 1909 LOS ANGELES, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Park Lane, the country's premier sports investment bank, has closed two major sports franchise transactions this month: the acquisition of historic Bologna Football Club 1909 and the sale of a minority interest in Major League Baseball's Cincinnati Reds. The two deals were announced today by Park Lane Founder and Managing Director Andrew Kline. "To sell...

2014-10-15 16:26:59

USA Cheer's STUNT recognized for first time in procession of athletes MEMPHIS, Tenn., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- USA Cheer is proud to announce that Ashley Lober is the first STUNT athlete to be included in the Women's Sports Foundation Annual Salute to Women in Sports. Ashley will take the stage as part of the procession of female athletes during the annual banquet on October 15 recognizing excellence in sport. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110204/DC42655LOGO...

2014-10-15 16:26:13

PHOENIX, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fresh off of their annual training camp in New York, the world famous Harlem Globetrotters have signed six outstanding new players for their much-anticipated 2015 "Washington Generals' Revenge" World Tour. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141015/152366 The Globetrotters will face a great challenge this year, as the infamous Washington Generals are more determined than ever to match the franchise's historic last victory over the...

2014-10-15 12:29:12

Former SMU, Rice Assistant AD expects to turn GCU into top-25 program at Division I level PHOENIX, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Grand Canyon University has named Mike Vaught the new Vice President of Athletics as the school continues its transition to the Division I level of NCAA athletics. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141015/152368 Vaught brings to the Antelopes a wealth of Division I experience as an administrator, coach and fundraiser. As deputy athletic director at...

2014-10-15 12:28:20

LONDON, October 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hot on the heels of launching their tablet product, Bodog Poker have now added cash games to the mobile-tablet (Mo-Tab) offering. This second phase of Mo-Tab poker specifically features; the cash games of Texas Hold'em, Omaha Hi, and Omaha Hi/Lo which will now accompany the existing lines of Zone Poker games in the Mo-Tab client. Key Features: In addition to Cash Games, the Mo-Tab client will now also have the additional...


Latest Sports Reference Libraries

Agricultural Show
2013-08-21 06:49:05

An Agricultural Show is a public event and is synonymous with the term state and county fairs. Agricultural shows exhibit all things pertaining to agriculture including equipment, animals, sports, and recreation. Livestock entered into the show is judged for various merits with ribbons being awarded. Competitions are held as well as trading of equipment and breeding stock. Agricultural shows are an intricate part of life in small country towns or other farming communities. The shows can...

Southern Cricket Frog, Acris gryllus
2013-07-26 13:49:45

The Southern Cricket Frog (Acris gryllus) is a small Hylid frog that is native to the Southeastern United States. It's very similar in appearance and habits to the Northern Cricket Frog, Acris crepitans, and was previously conspecific. The scientific name Acris is from the Greek word for locust, and the species name gryllus is Latin for cricket. The Southern Cricket Frog is approximately 0.75 to 1.5 inches. It has a pointed snout. The hind leg is more than half of the body length when...

European Free-tailed Bat, Tadarida teniotis or Tadarida insignis
2013-06-18 12:46:10

The European free-tailed bat (Tadarida teniotis or Tadarida insignis) is a species of free-tailed bat that is native to many areas in the Old World. It was reportedly seen in Korea in 1931, but no other reports have been recorded since that year. The body length of this species reaches between 3.3 inches and 3.7 inches, with a wing length of up to 2.5 inches. The European free-tailed bat appears on the IUCN Red List with a conservation status of “Least Concern.” Image Caption: European...

Big-eared Woolly Bat, Chrotopterus auritus
2012-07-17 11:09:49

The big-eared woolly bat (Chrotopterus auritus), also known as Peter’s woolly false vampire bat and the false woolly vampire bat, is the only member of its genus. It is native to South and Central America, with a range that includes southern Brazil, Paraguay, and southern Mexico to Argentina. It prefers a habitat within subtropical forests, roosting in hollow logs and caves. The big-eared woolly bat is large, making it a rather slow flier. It will fly at altitudes of up to 6.5 feet. It...

Natterer's Bat, Myotis nattereri
2012-06-25 17:20:04

Natterer's bat (Myotis nattereri) is a small bat that is native to Europe. Typically, this bat bears brown fur on the back, wing, and leg membranes, with the wings appearing to be lighter in color. The underbelly is white in color. Its name is derived from Johann Natterer, an Austrian naturalist. As is typical with bats, Natterer’s bat uses echolocation to navigate and find food. The frequencies of its calls range between 23 and 115 kHz and can last up to 3.8 milliseconds. During the hot...

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