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2014-10-27 12:28:00

Launches "Kick It with LFC Sweepstakes" to give fans the chance to win a trip to Liverpool to watch Liverpool FC face off against Manchester United FC at Anfield CANTON, Mass., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dunkin' Donuts, America's all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods, today announced a new "Kick It with LFC Sweepstakes" in partnership with Liverpool Football Club (FC), one of the world's most historic and famous football clubs. The sweepstakes will give one lucky fan...

2014-10-27 12:27:25

-- New Professional Football League Gets a "Clean Start" with NIVEA MEN -- WILTON, Conn., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NIVEA MEN, and the Fall Experimental Football League (FXFL), the new developmental football league, entered into a sponsorship agreement today. As Presenting Sponsor of the inaugural league, NIVEA MEN enters the professional football arena for the first time in the US. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141027/154489LOGO NIVEA MEN's portfolio of grooming...

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,...

2014-10-27 12:26:42

Special Appearance by Allan Houston PITTSBURGH, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will be opening its 18(th) store in New Jersey and 599(th) store nationwide on Friday, November 7(th) at Wayne Towne Center (76 Willowbrook Blvd). DICK'S three-day grand opening celebration will run through Sunday, November 9(th). The store opens at 8:00 a.m. Friday and Saturday and 9:00 a.m....

2014-10-27 12:26:33

Special Appearance by Brian Orakpo PITTSBURGH, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will be opening its 15(th) store in Maryland and 602(nd) store nationwide on Friday, November 7(th) at Francis Scott Key Mall (5500 Buckeystown Pike). DICK'S three-day grand opening celebration will run through Sunday, November 9(th). The store opens at 8:00 a.m. Friday and Saturday and 9:00 a.m....

2014-10-27 12:26:18

San Diego based SKLZ expands line of Warm-Up & Recovery products to suit individual pressure preferences for optimal muscle health and maintenance. SAN DIEGO, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SKLZ, a Pro Performance Company that provides athletes with innovative products and programs, announces the expansion of their Warm-Up & Recovery line now available for sale through SKLZ.com and select retail partners. Designed in collaboration with EXOS, a leader in proactive health and...

2014-10-27 12:26:13

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Finally, after a long and rough journey, the 45(th) annual World Series of Poker (WSOP) 2014 has entered the home stretch. On November 10, the final nine players of the WSOP 2014 will walk into the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino for a fight to the finish. The reward: the WSOP bracelet and a prize of $10 million. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141027/154481 The final table of the main event this year is a $10,000 No-Limit Hold'em...

2014-10-27 12:21:52

Powersports industry's largest, longest running and most prestigious retail competition will celebrate dealer excellence at Dec. 4 awards dinner and gala during Dealer Expo in Chicago SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dealernews, the premier business information resource for North American powersports retailers, announces the winners of the 23rd Annual Top 100 Dealer Awards, the motorcycle and powersports industry's largest, longest running and most...

2014-10-24 23:04:09

Dallas Cowboy Launches Exclusive Products For Fans. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 FanPrint has teamed up with the NFL’s leading rusher and Dallas Cowboys star running back, DeMarco Murray. As part of the partnership, Murray’s fans will have the opportunity to design exclusive products using DeMarco’s name and likeness. These products will be officially licensed by the NFLPA and sold on: http://www.FanPrint.com. Like all FanPrint NFLPA licensed products, a portion of the...

2014-10-24 23:03:59

Professional bodybuilder James “Flex" Lewis, the undisputed 212lbs. Champion, won his third Olympia title at the 50th Anniversary of Joe Weider’s Olympia Weekend Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 IFBB Pro League athlete James ‘Flex’ Lewis accomplished the difficult task of winning the Olympia 212 Showdown title for an unprecedented third consecutive time at the 50th Anniversary of Joe Weider’s Olympia Weekend. The prestigious weekend event took place four weeks ago on...


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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