SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
CURRENT REPORT PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE
ACT OF 1934
Date of Report: November 18, 2004
Commission File No. 001-31463
DICKS SPORTING GOODS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction of||(I.R.S. Employer|
|incorporation or organization)||Identification No.)|
|300 Industry Drive, RIDC Park West,||15275|
|Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania||(Zip Code)|
|(Address of principal executive offices)|
|(Registrants telephone number, including area code)|
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TABLE OF CONTENTS
|EX-99.1 PRESS RELEASE|
ITEM 2.02. RESULTS OF OPERATIONS AND FINANCIAL CONDITION
On November 18, 2004, Dicks Sporting Goods, Inc. issued a press release announcing its results for the third fiscal quarter ended October 30, 2004 and certain other information that is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 hereto.
This information and the exhibits hereto are being furnished and shall not be deemed to be filed for the purposes of Section 18 of, or otherwise regarded as filed under, the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. The information contained in this report shall not be incorporated by reference into any filing of the Registrant with the SEC, whether made before or after the date hereof, regardless of any general incorporation language in such filings.
ITEM 9.01. FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS
Exhibit 99.1 Press release dated November 18, 2004 by Dicks Sporting Goods, Inc. furnished herewith.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.
|DICKS SPORTING GOODS, INC.|
Date: November 18, 2004
|By: /S/ MICHAEL F. HINES|
|Name: Michael F. Hines|
|Title: EVP - Chief Financial Officer|