Latest Manny Fernandez Stories

2011-04-17 00:00:36

Thanks in part to the help of Brian Gauthier, CEO and Administrator of A Family Member HomeCare, a South Florida home health care agency, over $70,000 was raised for the Meyerhoff Senior Center at the Davie, Florida, Signature Grand during a December 2, 2010 Tribute to Miami Dolphins and Super Bowl Legend Manny Fernandez; CEO and Administrator Brian Gauthier, a Meyerhoff Center Board member, was on hand with the entire staff of A Family Member HomeCare to congratulate the football hero....

2009-04-27 12:28:29

Columbus rookie Steve Mason was one of three players selected as finalists for the Vezina Trophy given each year to the NHL's top goaltender. Mason, Boston's Tim Thomas and Minnesota's Niklas Backstrom, who had the best goals-against averages in the NHL this season, were named finalists for the award Monday. The winner is to be announced June 18. Mason was 33-20-7 this season and led the NHL with 10 shutouts as he helped the Blue Jackets to their first playoff berth. His GAA of 2.29 was...

2009-02-22 19:30:09

Vaclav Prospal's power-play goal with 1:33 to play Sunday lifted the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 4-3 win over the Boston Bruins. Jeff Halpern and Martin St. Louis assisted on the game-winner, which Prospal fired over the left shoulder of Boston goaltender Manny Fernandez. Halpern, Adam Hall and Mark Recchi also scored to help the Lightning end a four-game losing streak. Phil Kessel, Andrew Ference and Zdeno Chara registered the Bruins' goals. Tampa Bay goalie Karri Ramo made 15 of his 40 saves...

2009-02-07 16:03:03

Randy Jones' goal with 2 minutes left in overtime Saturday lifted Philadelphia to a 4-3 victory against Boston. On the game-winner, Jones' shot from the point was going wide right, but the puck caromed off the shin pad of Bruins defenseman Andrew Ference at the side of the net, then sailed past stunned Boston netminder Manny Fernandez. The third period went scoreless after Scott Hartnell's 20th (power play) created a 3-3 tie at 6:25 of the second. Philadelphia's Simon Gagne, Glen Metropolit...

2009-01-06 21:03:30

Marek Zidlicky scored the game's only goal and Niklas Backstrom had his fifth shutout of the season Tuesday in Minnesota's 1-0 win over Boston. Backstrom, who made 28 saves, recorded his second consecutive blanking for the Wild, who have won three of four. The Finnish-born goalie blanked Colorado Sunday. Former Wild goalie Manny Fernandez stopped 23 shots for the Bruins, who have lost two in a row after a 10-game winning streak. Zidlicky's power-play goal came at the 7:29 mark of the second...

2008-12-20 19:16:52

Boston Bruins forward Patrice Bergeron is recovering from either a head or a neck injury suffered in Saturday's contest against the Carolina Hurricanes. Bergeron was helped off the ice by teammates following a second-period collision with Carolina defenseman Dennis Seidenberg and did not return. He got dinged pretty good, Bruins Coach Claude Julien said after the Bruins' 4-2 victory. We've got to let the doctors take care of him, said goalie Manny Fernandez. We really need him back, but I...

2008-12-06 21:34:30

Manny Fernandez recorded his first shutout this season Saturday by stopping the 27 shots he faced in the Boston Bruins' 4-0 win over the Florida Panthers. The red-hot Bruins have a four-game winning streak with their latest victory. The only goal Fernandez would need was Michael Ryder's sixth of the season at 9:02 of the first period. Phil Kessel (power play) scored his team-leading 16th at 2:44 of the second, and Shane Hnidy and Blake Wheeler scored one goal apiece. Kessel has scored six...

2008-10-22 09:00:18

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- OBSNews.com -- Online Broadcasting Systems, Inc., the parent company of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) and Boxing News company http://www.ringsports.com/ announced today that it is seeking to purchase certain internet-related aspects of the troubled Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) businesses known as EliteXC. The purchase offer amount, said to be formally forthcoming later this week, was not disclosed. EliteXC announced today that it will seek bankruptcy...

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  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
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  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
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