Stockton in 2022
Olajuwon in 2015
John Stockton spent his entire NBA career with the Utah Jazz, from 1984 to 2003.
Elvin Hayes was selected first overall by the San Diego Rockets in the 1968 NBA Draft.
A billboard at the University of Houston congratulating Olajuwon on being the 1994 NBA Most Valuable Player
Stockton, circa 1988
A ticket for Game 2 of the 1987 Western Conference Semifinals between the Rockets and the Seattle SuperSonics
One of only five numbers retired by the University of Houston men's basketball team, Olajuwon's No. 34 hangs in Fertitta Center.
Stockton (second from left) with his family, including David Stockton, at Capital One Arena in 2022
Rudy Tomjanovich spent all his playing career with the Rockets, and after becoming the team's head coach in 1992 led Houston to two straight championships.
Olajuwon (right) defending Jawann Oldham on November 25, 1986
Yao Ming during his rookie season with the Rockets
Olajuwon signing autographs
Yao Ming carrying his home country's Five-star Red Flag at the 2008 Summer Olympics
Houston acquired Tracy McGrady in 2004.
James Harden arrived in Houston in 2012, and became a franchise player for the Rockets.
Clutch the Bear is the Rockets' mascot.

From 1984 to 2002, he played center in the National Basketball Association (NBA) for the Houston Rockets and eventually the Toronto Raptors.

- Hakeem Olajuwon

It included first pick Akeem Olajuwon, Michael Jordan, Charles Barkley, and John Stockton.

- 1984 NBA draft

In the 1984 NBA draft, once again with the first overall pick, the Rockets drafted center Hakeem Olajuwon, who would become the cornerstone of the most successful period in franchise history.

- Houston Rockets

In June 1984, Stockton was selected by the Utah Jazz in the first round of the 1984 NBA draft with the 16th overall pick.

- John Stockton
CBE neck decoration (in civil division)
Replica of an East Indiaman of the Dutch East India Company/United East India Company (VOC)—the world's first formally listed public company. The 17th-century VOC shareholders and managers were possibly [[Dutch East India Company#Shareholder activism at the VOC and the beginnings of modern corporate governance problems|the first in recorded history to seriously consider corporate governance problems]]. Also, the practice of shareholder activism has its roots in the 17th-century Dutch Republic.

Report chaired by Derek Higgs on corporate governance commissioned by the UK government, published on 20 January 2003.

- Review of the role and effectiveness of non-executive directors

Higgs Report on the “Review of the role and effectiveness of non-executive directors” (January 2003)

- Corporate governance in the United Kingdom

His ideas were adopted and developed by the Hampel Report on corporate governance in 1998 and the subsequent Higgs Report on directors' roles.

- Alastair Ross Goobey

BoardEx received a boost in clients after the Higgs review on the effectiveness of non-executive directors was released in the UK.

- BoardEx
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First edition cover
First edition (furry)
Cooper at the 2009 Tribeca Film Festival
Cooper and wife Marianne Leone Cooper, April 2007

Written by Jonze and Dave Eggers, it is based on Maurice Sendak's 1963 children's book of the same name.

- Where the Wild Things Are (film)

The book has been adapted into other media several times, including an animated short in 1975 (with an updated version in 1988); a 1980 opera; and a live-action 2009 feature-film adaptation.

- Where the Wild Things Are

The book is based on the screenplay of Where the Wild Things Are which Eggers co-wrote.

- The Wild Things

He has appeared in several major Hollywood films, including American Beauty (1999), October Sky (1999), The Bourne Identity (2002), Seabiscuit (2003), Capote (2005), Syriana (2005), The Kingdom (2007), Where the Wild Things Are (2009), The Town (2010), The Muppets (2011), Cars 3 (2017), A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019), and Little Women (2019).

- Chris Cooper
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The EBSL underwent major format changes in 2009 and as such underwent graphical rebranding too, including the introduction of a new logo shown above. This logo continued to be used for another six seasons until its last use in 2015.
Composite image of the banner style logos used during the 2019 EBSL. At each regular season stage, the main EBSL banner is joined solely by the subtitle corresponding to that stage.
Praia de Buarcos

The fourth edition of the Euro Beach Soccer League , the premier beach soccer competition contested between European men's national teams, known as the European Pro Beach Soccer League at the time, occurring annually since its establishment in 1998.

- 2001 Euro Beach Soccer League

Portugal became only the second team after Spain to defend the EBSL crown as incumbent champions, after the Spanish did so twice in 2000 and 2001.

- 2008 Euro Beach Soccer League

The concept of Divisions A and B were reintroduced after they were scrapped in 2008.

- 2009 Euro Beach Soccer League

Similarly to the 2008 and 2015 editions, this season's regular season schedule was truncated, down to just two stages, in order to accommodate the additional events taking up space in the international calendar, including Division A teams competing in just one stage each, compared to the usual two stages.

- 2019 Euro Beach Soccer League
Amazon's Kindle Keyboard e-reader displaying a page of an e-book
Many e-readers, devices meant to replace traditional books, utilize electronic paper for their displays in order to further resemble paper books; one such example is the Kindle series by Amazon.
Kobo Aura, Kobo's baseline e-reader
Appearance of pixels
Kindle DX Graphite
Kobo Aura, Kobo's baseline e-reader
Scheme of an electrophoretic display using color filters
Kindle Keyboard
Macro photograph of Kindle 3 screen; microcapsules are evident at [// full size.]
Kindle 4
An e-paper display on a watch refreshes to remove ghosts.
Kindle Touch
The Motorola F3 uses an e-paper display instead of an LCD.
Kindle 5
iLiad e-book reader equipped with an e-paper display visible in the sunlight
Kindle Paperwhite
USB flash drive with E Ink-implemented capacity meter of available flash memory
Kindle Paperwhite 2
Tram timetables on e-paper. Prague, prototype from May 2019.
Kindle Voyage with origami cover.
Kindle Voyage's rear
Kindle Paperwhite 3
Kindle Oasis being used with one hand
Kindle Oasis
Kindle 8 displaying the title page of an e-book from Project Gutenberg
Kindle 10
The New Yorker subscribed on a "Kindle Keyboard"
A Kindle DX underneath a Kindle 2

Amazon Kindle is a series of e-readers designed and marketed by Amazon.

- Amazon Kindle

The Kobo eReader is an e-reader produced by Toronto-based Kobo Inc. The company's name is an anagram of "book".

- Kobo eReader

It is similar in form factor to a tablet computer, but often features electronic paper rather than an LCD screen.

- E-reader

Applications of electronic visual displays include electronic shelf labels and digital signage, time tables at bus stations, electronic billboards, smartphone displays, and e-readers able to display digital versions of books and magazines.

- Electronic paper
Amazon's Kindle Keyboard e-reader displaying a page of an e-book
Nelson in April 2012
Toni Kukoč playing for the Bucks.
Mavs' founder Don Carter
Joe Fulks was the league's first scoring champion.
Nelson playing for Iowa, c. undefined 1962
Michael Redd playing for the Bucks.
Mark Aguirre was traded to the Detroit Pistons in 1989.
Wilt Chamberlain averaged 41.5 points per game and 25.1 rebounds per game during his five and a half seasons with the Warriors.
Nelson with the Boston Celtics, c. undefined 1970–76
Brandon Jennings
Shawn Bradley spent nine seasons with Dallas and ranks second all time in blocked shots
Nate Thurmond averaged over 20 points per game during five different seasons and over 20 rebounds per game during two seasons while with the Warriors.
Nelson as the Warriors' head coach in March 2009
Giannis Antetokounmpo
Dirk Nowitzki was acquired by the Mavericks from the Milwaukee Bucks in 1998 and would become the face of the franchise in later years.
Rick Barry (shown in 1976) was named the NBA Finals MVP in 1975.
Nelson at the Dallas International Film Festival in 2012
Milwaukee Bucks wordmark, 2006–2015.
Mavericks began playing at the American Airlines Center in 2001.
Draymond Green was an All-NBA Second Team member in 2015–16.
Nelson's Celtics #19 was retired in 1978
Milwaukee Bucks wordmark, 2015–present.
Kidd drives to the basket during a game against the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Jason Terry spent eight years with the Mavericks, playing both of the teams' NBA Finals.
Mavericks owner Mark Cuban holding the Larry O'Brien Championship Trophy during the championship parade.
Monta Ellis (right) and Chandler Parsons (left) each spent two seasons with the Mavericks
Luka Dončić in 2021
The Dallas Mavericks' wordmark logo.
Rick Carlisle, head coach from 2008 to 2021.
Dirk Nowitzki has been selected for the NBA All-Star team 14 times.

He coached the Milwaukee Bucks, the New York Knicks, the Dallas Mavericks, and the Golden State Warriors.

- Don Nelson

Sonju and Carter tried purchasing both the Milwaukee Bucks and the Kansas City Kings, but disagreement on relocation stalled the negotiations, leading them to instead aim for an expansion team.

- Dallas Mavericks

It began with Don Nelson who became head coach in November 1976 after Larry Costello abruptly resigned.

- Milwaukee Bucks

The "Sleepy Floyd game" catalyzed increased interest in the NBA in the Bay Area; so did new coach Don Nelson, who engineered a string of wins in the late 1980s and early 1990s with the high-scoring trio of point guard Tim Hardaway, guard Mitch Richmond and forward Chris Mullin.

- Golden State Warriors
The Marquess of Queensberry who helped create the modern sport
The Marquess of Queensberry who helped create the modern sport
The Marquess of Queensberry who helped create the modern sport

Table showing the boxers who have won the British heavyweight title, which has been sanctioned by the National Sporting Club since 1891, and the British Boxing Board of Control since 1929.

- List of British heavyweight boxing champions

In January 2004, Sprott narrowly outpointed Williams in their third and final fight (115-114), lifting the British and Commonwealth titles.

- Michael Sprott

In 2004, he took his first serious step up, at 11–0 taking on ex-British and Commonwealth champion Julius Francis, who he outpointed over 10 rounds.

- Matt Skelton

The most notable fights were a November 2003 second-round KO loss to future champ Oleg Maskaev (26-5), a February 2004 decision loss to fast rising Matt Skelton (11-0), and a May 2004 decision loss to Olympic Champion Audley Harrison (15-0).

- Julius Francis
The Marquess of Queensberry who helped create the modern sport
Young Gareth appealing to his mother Morgause (Queen Bellicent) to let him go serve King Arthur in Tales from Tennyson, 1902
Gaheriet's attributed arms
King Uther and Igraine after Gorlois's death, from Uther and Igraine by Warwick Deeping, illustration by Władysław T. Benda, 1903
Perceval arrives at the hermitage in a 15th-century illustration of Perceval
"They fought with him on foot more than three hours." N. C. Wyeth's The Slaying of Sir Lamorak in The Boy's King Arthur (1922)
Merlin taking away the infant Arthur from Igraine. An illustration by N. C. Wyeth for The Boy's King Arthur (1880): "So the child was delivered unto Merlin, and so he bare it forth."
The story's episode of Gawain on the Perilous Bed (lit périlleux) as engraved in a 14th-century ivory
The opening lines of the 14c Welsh language 'Peredur' from the Red Book of Hergest; Jesus College, Oxford (MS 111) version

A nephew of King Arthur, Gaheris is the third son of Arthur's sister or half-sister Morgause and her husband Lot, King of Orkney and Lothian.

- Gaheris

She is furthermore a sister of Morgan le Fay and the wife of King Lot of Orkney, as well as the mother of Gareth, Agravain, and Gaheris, the last of whom murders her.

- Morgause

In Thomas Malory's Le Morte d'Arthur, her daughters by Gorlois are Elaine, Morgause and Morgan le Fay.

- Igraine

An important episode is Gawain's liberation of a castle whose inhabitants include his long-lost mother (see Morgause), his grandmother Ygerne and his sister Clarissant, whose existence was unknown to him.

- Perceval, the Story of the Grail
Young Gareth appealing to his mother Morgause (Queen Bellicent) to let him go serve King Arthur in Tales from Tennyson, 1902
The national and regional standard varieties of the German language.
Today's Swabia within Germany. The Schwarzwald-Baar-Kreis (yellow) is at the transitional area of the Swabian, Upper Rhenish and Lake Constance dialects of Alemannic. The western Bodenseekreis district is not considered a part of modern Swabia. The dividing line is between Baden-Württemberg (west) and Bavaria (east)
A sticker that translates as: "We can do everything. Except [speak] standard German."
The coat of arms of Baden-Württemberg: Or, three lions passant sable, the arms of the Duchy of Swabia, in origin the arms of the House of Hohenstaufen. Also used for Swabia (and Württemberg-Baden, 1945–1952) are the three antlers of the coat of arms of Württemberg.
Dominik Kuhn (Dodokay) (2012)
A campaign sticker developed by Scholz & Friends, translated, "We can [do] anything. Except [speak] Standard German." That is an allusion to Baden-Württemberg being one of the principal centres for innovation in Germany and having its own distinctive dialects.
Duchy of Swabia around AD 1000 shown in gold yellow including (present-day) Alsace, the southern part of Baden-Württemberg, Bavarian Swabia, Vorarlberg in Austria, Liechtenstein, eastern Switzerland and small parts of northern Italy. In green: Upper Burgundy.
Sticker with slogan "Nice here. But have you been to Baden-Württemberg?" on a burnt-out car in Namibia (2017)
Map of the Swabian Circle (1756).
Stuttgart center with the Schlossplatz (Stuttgart)
Heidelberg with the Neckar river and the vast Heidelberg Schloss (upper picture part)
Freiburg with the Freiburg Minster
Ulm with the famous Ulm minster and the world`s highest church tower
Baden-Württemberg state parliament in Stuttgart
SAP headquarters in Walldorf
The Black Forest as seen from the Belchen
The University of Karlsruhe. Since 2009, it has been known as the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology.

Swabian (Schwäbisch ) is one of the dialect groups of Alemannic German that belong to the High German dialect continuum.

- Swabian German

This territory would include all of the Alemannic German area, but the modern concept of Swabia is more restricted, due to the collapse of the duchy of Swabia in the thirteenth century.

- Swabia

Germany: centre and south of Baden-Württemberg, Swabia, and certain districts of Bavaria

- Alemannic German

The sobriquet Ländle (a diminutive of the word "Land" in the local Swabian, Alemannic and Franconian dialects) is sometimes used as a synonym for Baden-Württemberg.

- Baden-Württemberg
The national and regional standard varieties of the German language.
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Former Royal Highland Fusiliers cap badge and Mackenzie tartan, now worn only by the drum major
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The School of Athens (1509–1511) by Raphael, depicting famous classical Greek philosophers in an idealized setting inspired by ancient Greek architecture.
Regimental flag of the SCOTS
A Royal Highland Fusilier in Helmand Province, Afghanistan.
Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Pipe Major
Traditional recruiting districts of the five active regular battalions, a system originally introduced by the Cardwell Reforms in 1871
The Home Headquarters and Museum of the Royal Highland Fusiliers on Sauchiehall Street in Glasgow.
The Argyll and Sutherland Boer War Memorial at Stirling Castle.
The Band of the Royal Regiment of Scotland in Edinburgh Castle
A 1914 recruiting poster for the Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders
A Sentry of the Royal Regiment of Scotland, in No. 1 Dress, posted on the Esplanade at the entrance to Edinburgh Castle
Men of the 2nd Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders training with a Lanchester six-wheeled armoured car in the Malayan jungle on 13 November 1941.
Musician from the Band of the Royal Regiment of Scotland in Full Dress uniform in Kuala Lumpur
The 2nd Battalion, led by their piper, advance during Operation Epsom in Normandy in June 1944.
Drum Major from the Band of the Royal Regiment of Scotland inside Edinburgh Castle
Men of the 7th Battalion, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, Millbosche, France, 7 June 1940.
A sniper of 5 SCOTS (The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders) during Exercise Boar's Head at Otterburn Training Area in February 2012.

The Royal Highland Fusiliers, 2nd Battalion, The Royal Regiment of Scotland (2 SCOTS) is an infantry battalion of the Royal Regiment of Scotland.

- Royal Highland Fusiliers

The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (Princess Louise's) was a line infantry regiment of the British Army that existed from 1881 until amalgamation into the Royal Regiment of Scotland on 28 March 2006.

- Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders

As part of restructuring in the British Army, the Royal Regiment of Scotland's creation was announced by the Secretary of State for Defence, Geoff Hoon in the House of Commons on 16 December 2004, after the merger of several regiments and the reduction in total regular infantry battalions from 40 to 36 was outlined in the defence white paper, Delivering Security in a Changing World, several months earlier.

- Royal Regiment of Scotland

Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment), King's Own Scottish Borderers, Royal Highland Fusiliers (Princess Margaret's Own Glasgow and Ayrshire Regiment), The Highlanders (Seaforth, Gordons and Camerons), Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (Princess Louise's) and TA elements amalgamated into the Royal Regiment of Scotland -> Royal Scots (1 SCOTS) and King's Own Scottish Borderers (2 SCOTS) amalgamated shortly thereafter into the Royal Scots Borderers (new 1 SCOTS)

- Delivering Security in a Changing World
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