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2014-10-29 12:27:39

CARLSBAD, Calif., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Callaway Golf (NYSE: ELY) today announced that longtime Staff Professional Phil Mickelson has signed a multiyear extension with the company. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141029/155255 "When I joined the team at Callaway 10 years ago, I knew I was making the best decision of my career," Mickelson said. "And I feel even stronger about that decision today. Backed by innovative technologies, industry-leading products, and the...

2014-10-29 12:26:05

Hockey Canada celebrating 100 years of amateur hockey OTTAWA, Oct. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - The Royal Canadian Mint is commemorating the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Canadian Amateur Hockey Association, which was the precursor to Hockey Canada, with a silver collector coin. The unveiling took place at the Fairmont Chateau Laurier, which was the venue for the association's inaugural meeting on December 4, 1914. "Hockey is Canada's national winter game and is played by young and...

2014-10-29 08:35:12

New SIM-P(TM) Monitor in Headbands and Skullcaps Count and Score Impacts During Play NORWALK, Conn., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Triax Technologies Inc today announced that they have teamed with Abby Wambach, U.S. Women's National Team and all-time high-goal scorer known for her spectacular headers, to launch the SIM-P(TM) (Smart Impact Monitor) to support long-term player health and safety. As the first device of its kind to earn the Hit Count® certification in all sports...

2014-10-29 08:30:56

Historic Alliance To Highlight the Power of People with Intellectual Disabilities WASHINGTON, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Special Olympics today announced a strategic alliance with Nielsen to uncover and illustrate the purchasing power of people with intellectual disabilities (ID). As part of the strategic alliance, Nielsen will help measure and provide a deeper understanding of the population of adults with intellectual disabilities as a key demographic. People with...

2014-10-29 08:29:28

Strategic partnership with MLSE solidifies Sport Chek's position as the city's top retail destination for all things basketball #MyNorth puts city's basketball fans in control of campaign creative through user generated content and crowdsourcing Retailer launches new We The North clothing line from adidas, exclusive to Sport Chek and MLSE stores TORONTO, Oct. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - Timed to coincide with the tip-off of the Toronto Raptors (@Raptors) regular season, Sport Chek (@SportChek)...

2014-10-29 08:28:07

Team to Kick Off Nationwide Tour with Inaugural Game in Long Beach, Calif. and Special Guest Appearance by Global Futbol Legend, Jorge Campos PLANO, Texas, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In what promises to be an entertainment experience unlike anything you've ever seen, Chester Cheetah, the official Cheetos brand spokes-cheetah, today announced the introduction of Los Cheetahs. This insanely talented team of trick fútbol players combines athleticism, theater and comedy -- a...

2014-10-29 08:28:05

LIVERPOOL, England, October 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- InstaForex [https://www.instaforex.com ] and the legendary Liverpool Football Club officially announce partnership for the 2015/2016 football season in the English Premier League (EPL). (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141029/713350 ) A new partner alliance will offer InstaForex traders unforgettable experiences, including the chance for customers to experience Liverpool FC's intense, emotional home...

2014-10-28 23:02:54

MyWay Mobile Storage of St. Louis Donated Portable Storage Containers to the 2014 MO’ Cowbell Marathon, Half Marathon and 5k Races. St Louis, MO (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 MyWay Mobile Storage, the leading provider of moving and storage solutions, provides quick and easy to do-it-yourself moving and portable storage to meet your needs at your location or in our climate-controlled, secure storage facilities. The 4th Annual MO’ Cowbell Marathon was run on Sunday, October 5, 2014. MyWay...

2014-10-28 23:01:19

Jon Santos announces the opening of a new San Ramon, California location for Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu classes. San Ramon, CA (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 Jon Santos, along with Team Santos Jiu-Jitsu, are excited to announce the opening of their new gym in San Ramon, California. The gym will be having classes six days per week and is offering a promotional special to celebrate their new location. New students will receive one week of classes for free. Jon Santos, the founder and teacher at the...

2014-10-28 23:01:11

Ticket Down announces that the Royals have taken an early big lead in Game 6 of the World Series and the 2014 World Series will likely be extended to Game 7 on Wednesday, October 29th. KC Royals fans can add promo code 2014-WORLD-SERIES for additional savings. Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 Ticket Down is a reliable source for authentic World Series Game 7 tickets. Diehard baseball fans are encouraged to add customer appreciation promo/coupon code 2014-WORLD-SERIES and get...


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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maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.