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Major sporting goods chain expands to Houston with five new locations

Major sporting goods chain expands to Houston with 5 new locations

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Dick's Sporting Goods is headed to Houston with five new locations. Courtesy of Dick's Sporting Goods

Sports gear giant Dick's Sporting Goods is expanding its reach to Houston for the first time with leases on five brand new stores located in malls throughout the city.

The omni-channel sporting goods retailer, which offers a wide variety of high-quality sports equipment, apparel, footwear and accessories, currently operates more than 650 locations across 46 states.

The chain's new Houston locations — set to open in 2016 — will be located in Willowbrook Mall, The Woodlands Mall, Baybrook Mall, First Colony Mall and Deerbrook Mall, all of which are owned and managed by Chicago-based General Growth Properties, Inc.

Dick's Sporting Goods currently has 24 stores in Texas including two locations in Austin, two in Dallas and four in San Antonio.