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Position
G
 
Jersey
29
Name  Marc-Andre Fleury
Born  11/28/1984
Height  6-2
Weight  180
Shoots  L
3/1/2015 8:14:00 PM
Description: Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury picked up another win on Sunday.
Insight: He defeated Columbus for his 29th victory of the season. Fleury is now 29-13-6 overall, and has been better than expected in 2014-15.
 
2/25/2015 10:54:00 PM
Description: Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury allowed three goals during Wednesday's victory versus Washington.
Insight: He was not particularly sharp, and saw just 24 shots on goal. Nevertheless, Fleury is now 28-13-6 on the season.
 
2/22/2015 8:37:00 PM
Description: Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury is just on fire, having allowed just seven goals in his last seven starts.
Insight: More importantly, he won on Sunday as Pittsburgh routed Florida, 5-1. The Panthers really played hard in the first two periods, but Fleury made some excellent saves to keep Pittsburgh in the lead. Then the Penguins offense took over with four goals in the final 21 minutes. Fleury is 27-13-6 this season.
 
2/19/2015 9:43:00 PM
Description: Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury was spectacular again on Thursday but had nothing to show for it.
Insight: At the end of the first period, Columbus could have easily led Pittsburgh, 3-0 or even 4-0, but Fleury made some spectacular saves to keep the Blue Jackets to a, 1-0, lead. In the final three minutes and the game tied, 1-1, the Penguins turned the puck over in their own zone on the power play. Fleury made the first save on Matt Calvert but was unable to make the second save after teammate Blake Comeau ran into him. Fleury drops to 26-13-6 this season.
 
2/17/2015 9:48:00 PM
Description: Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury played well, but Pittsburgh lost again to Washington, 3-1.
Insight: Fleury stopped 30-of-32 attempts in the game. The only goals he allowed were a breakaway from Alex Ovechkin and a five-on-three power-play goal. The Penguins, however, have been unable to score on Branden Holtby this season. They have scored just one goal against him in nine periods. Fleury falls to 26-12-6 this season.
 
2/15/2015 3:29:00 PM
Description: Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury took a very tough loss versus the Blackhawks on Sunday.
Insight: Fleury played extremely well, stopping 31-of-32 Chicago shots, but he couldn't get a stop in the shootout. Chicago's shooters, Jonathan Toews, Patrick Kane and Patrick Sharp, all had tremendous moves and beat Fleury. Chicago won, 2-1.
 
2/11/2015 10:33:00 PM
Description: Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury allowed just one goal during Wednesday's victory over the Red Wings.
Insight: He faced 24 shots on goal, and raised his record to 26-11-5 on the season.
 
2/4/2015 10:44:00 PM
Description: Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury earned a shutout Wednesday against the Oilers.
Insight: Fleury has not played well of late, but stopped all 22 shots for a much needed win. He is now 24-11-5 on the season.
 
2/1/2015 4:50:00 PM
Description: Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury's fast start to the 2014-2015 season is pretty much a distant memory.
Insight: Fleury has allowed at least four goals in his last six starts. Pittsburgh has won just one of those games. On Sunday, Fleury allowed four goals on 24 shots. Hopefully Fleury can turn it around again soon.
 
1/30/2015 9:40:00 PM
Description: Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury didn't see much work in the Pittsburgh overtime victory over New Jersey on Friday.
Insight: Fleury stopped 13-of-14 shots as Pittsburgh outshot New Jersey, 43-14, in the game. The victory is Fleury's 23rd of the season as he improves to 23-10-5 this season.
 
1/22/2015 10:02:00 AM
Description: Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury made 24 saves in a shootout loss to the Blackhawks on Wednesday.
Insight: Pittsburgh rallied from down, 2-0, to tie the game and send it into overtime. Despite picking up another point, the Penguins really could have used the victory. Pittsburgh has lost four straight games, two of which were in overtime or in a shootout. Fleury is 22-9-5 with a 2.31 GAA and .921 save percentage.
 
1/18/2015 2:47:00 PM
Description: Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury allowed four goals during Sunday's game against the Rangers and was pulled five minutes into the second period.
Insight: He faced 17 shots on goal and stopped 13. Fleury is still an elite goaltender despite the off day. He's 22-8-4 with a 2.24 GAA and .924 save percentage.
 
1/3/2015 9:48:00 PM
Description: Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury allowed four goals during Saturday's loss to Montreal.
Insight: He faced 33 shots on goal, and dropped his record to 20-7-3. Fleury is still a top notch option in net.
 
12/20/2014 10:05:00 PM
Description: Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury faced 46 shots on goal during Saturday's win against Florida.
Insight: He stopped 45 of those shots, and continues to be a Vezina candidate, Fleury is now 19-4-2 on the season.
 
12/18/2014 9:38:00 PM
Description: Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury recorded his 34th career shutout on Thursday.
Insight: It was also Fleury's sixth shutout of the season as he continues the best campaign of his career. He stopped all 29 shots he faced and is now second in the league with 18 victories.
 
12/12/2014 9:43:00 PM
Description: Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury made 26 saves in Friday's win versus Calgary.
Insight: He faced 27 shots and has now won five of his past seven games. Fleury has been solid this season. He is 16-4-2 overall.
 
12/6/2014 3:45:00 PM
Description: Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury made 27 saves in his 15th victory of the season.
Insight: Fleury allowed two goals as Pittsburgh fell behind, 2-1, but the team rallied to win, 3-2. After the Penguins took the lead with under two minutes to play, Fleury had to make a couple more big saves to ensure the victory. Fleury moves all alone to fourth in the league in wins.
 
12/2/2014 9:43:00 PM
Description: Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury recorded his fifth shutout of the season on Tuesday.
Insight: Fleury continued his hot start to the season, stopping all 29 shots he faced. His five shutouts already ties a career-high, and the season is just over 25 percent done. Fleury is 14-4-1 this season.
 
11/18/2014 10:06:00 PM
Description: Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury continued his hot play by shutting out the Canadiens on Tuesday night.
Insight: He has now won eight of his past nine games after stopping all 27 shots on goal. Fleury is now an impressive 11-3-0 on the season.
 
11/15/2014 10:10:00 PM
Description: Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury made 29 saves in a victory over the Rangers on Saturday.
Insight: Fleury was ready for the rematch after Tuesday's 5-0 loss in New York. His defense was that let him down in that first meeting was ready as well. In one of the most exciting November hockey games a fan could ever see, Fleury allowed two goals on 31 shots and stopped three out of four attempts in the shootout to win.
 

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