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Pittsburgh Penguins

Position
G
 
Jersey
29
Name  Marc-Andre Fleury
Born  11/28/1984
Height  6-2
Weight  180
Shoots  L
4/22/2015 10:00:00 PM
Description: Penguins goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury allowed two goals during Wednesday's Game 4 loss to the Rangers.
Insight: Fleury played well despite taking his third loss of the series. He stopped 22 shots on 24 attempts, and will need another solid outing on Friday.
 
4/20/2015 10:06:00 PM
Description: Penguins goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury continues to battle and has kept Pittsburgh in the series versus the Rangers.
Insight: Fans can criticize him for past postseasons, but Fleury has made some big saves in the first round of the 2015 playoffs. On Monday, he made a couple wonderful saves when the Penguins trailed, 2-0. Pittsburgh scored late and nearly tied it at two, which would not have been possible without the heroics of Fleury. Still, Pittsburgh will be asking for more from their netminder as New York leads the series, 2-1, after Monday's, 2-1, victory.
 
4/16/2015 10:06:00 PM
Description: Penguins goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury yielded two suspect goals in the first period in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Rangers, but he bounced back to have a very nice game overall.
Insight: On the first shot of the game, Fleury made a save but coughed up a very juicy rebound and Derick Brassard took advantage to score the first goal of the game. The second goal came from Ryan McDonaugh on the point of the power play, but it didn't appear to deflect off of anyone. Another save Fleury probably should have made. To his credit, he made some fantastic saves and controlled his rebounds the rest of the game and prevented Game 1 from getting out of hand. Pittsburgh lost, 2-1, but the Penguins should feel good about the way they played in the second and third periods.
 
4/11/2015 9:50:00 PM
Description: In the biggest game of the season, Marc-Andre Fleury captured his 10th shutout of the season as the Penguins clinched the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference.
Insight: Fleury made some nice saves in the first period on Saturday versus the Sabres, but Buffalo didn't get many chances after that. Fleury made 28 saves in the crucial game. He finished the year 34-20-9.
 
4/10/2015 9:36:00 PM
Description: Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury allowed three goals during Friday loss to the Islanders.
Insight: He made 23 saves on 26 shots. Fleury is now 33-20-9 on the season. He will be in there for the finale against Buffalo, as Pittsburgh needs a win to get into the postseason.
 
3/24/2015 9:38:00 PM
Description: Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury allowed three goals in the overtime loss to the Blues.
Insight: Fleury made 32 saves in the loss. He has been great this season, but Fleury has come back down to earth a bit, allowing at least three goals in three of the last five games.
 
3/15/2015 2:47:00 PM
Description: Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury was chased out of the net on Saturday against the Red Wings.
Insight: Fleury lasted about a period and a half, allowing four goals on 16 shots. It was an awful game for the Penguins all around, who had 30 penalty minutes in the first period alone. Chalk this one up to a very undisciplined showing from Pittsburgh.
 
3/8/2015 9:16:00 AM
Description: Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury posted a shutout Saturday against San Jose.
Insight: Fleury was fantastic all night, and it took overtime to defeat the Sharks. He stopped all 31 shots on goal, and is now 30-14-6 with a 2.16 GAA and .924 save percentage. Fleury is firmly in the running for the Vezina Trophy.
 
3/6/2015 7:11:00 PM
Description: Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury will not start on Friday versus the Ducks.
Insight: Fleury is getting the night off in favor of backup Thomas Greiss. He has a 2.82 GAA and .906 save percentage in 14 games this season, so quite a drop off from Fleury.
 
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.
 

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