Player Page

Marc-Andre Fleury | Goalie | #29

Team: Pittsburgh Penguins
Age / DOB:  (32) / 11/28/1984
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 180
Drafted: 2003 / Rd. 1 (1) / PIT
Contract: view contract details
Share: 

Latest News

Recent News

Marc-Andre Fleury turned aside 33 of 35 shots in Thursday's 3-2 win over the Washington Capitals.
The Penguins went up 2-0 early in the second period thanks to two goals from Sidney Crosby, but Washington managed to tie the game in the third period. With less than eight minutes remaining in the game, Nick Bonino came up with a huge goal to give Pittsburgh the lead again. Fleury now owns a 5-1 record with a 2.43 goals-against-average and a .934 save percentage this postseason. The Penguins now own a 1-0 lead in the best-of-seven series. Game 2 will be played in Washington on Saturday. Apr 27 - 11:10 PM

Highest Searched Players over the last 7 days


Player News

Date:

Marc-Andre Fleury will get the nod in Game 1 against Washington on Thursday.

Fleury finished the first round with a 4-1 record with a 2.52 goals-against-average and a .933 save percentage. He'll keep starting games as long as Matt Murray is out with an injury.
Source: NHL.com
Apr 27 - 6:41 PM

With his victory Thursday, Marc-Andre Fleury passed Tom Barrasso for most career playoff wins by a Penguins' goalie.

Fleury now has 57 wins as a Penguin, one more than Barrasso, who won five additional playoff games tending goal for Ottawa and Buffalo. Fleury was terrific in the Pens' opening round win over the Blue Jackets and he should be Pittsburgh's starter for the second round regardless of Matt Murray's health status.
Apr 22 - 8:55 AM

Marc-Andre Fleury turned aside 49 of 51 shots in Thursday's 5-2 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets.

The victory officially send the Penguins to the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, as they knocked off the Blue Jackets in five games. Fleury was really busy tonight, but he was able to stop enough pucks to lead his team to victory. He finishes the series with a 2.52 goals-against-average and a .933 save percentage. Pittsburgh will have an interesting dilemma once Matt Murray is ready to return.
Apr 20 - 9:52 PM

Marc-Andre Fleury is likely to be in the crease for the Penguins on Thursday against Columbus.

"Marc's been solid. Timely saves," said coach Mike Sullivan. "Gives us chance to win every night. All you can ask for." Pittsburgh captain Sidney Crosby added that the team needs to play better in front of him. Fleury has posted a 2.64 goals-against average and a .923 save percentage in the playoffs along with a 3-1 record.
Apr 20 - 4:48 PM

Marc-Andre Fleury allowed five goals on 34 shots in Tuesday's 5-4 loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets.

The Penguins blew their first opportunity to put the Blue Jackets away for good. Pittsburgh fell behind 3-0 in the second period, and although they were able to cut the gap to 3-2 and 5-4, they were never actually able to tie the game. The loss drops Fleury's record to 3-1 this postseason. He'll enter Game 5 with a 2.64 goals-against-average and a .923 save percentage.
Apr 18 - 11:18 PM

Marc-Andre Fleury is expected to get the start in Tuesday's game against Columbus.

A win would allow the Penguins to complete the sweep of the Blue Jackets. Fleury has a sparkling 1.86 goals-against-average and a .945 save percentage this postseason. Matt Murray remains day-to-day.
Source: NHL.com
Apr 18 - 6:20 PM

Marc-Andre Fleury allowed four goals on 37 shots in a 5-4 overtime win over the Blue Jackets on Sunday evening.

The Penguins faced a resurgent attack from the Blue Jackets in their first road game of the postseason, but Fleury relied on his offense to bail him out of his third best performance of the playoffs. He's 3-0 with a 1.87 goals-against average and a .945 save percentage in the series.
Apr 16 - 9:58 PM

Marc-Andre Fleury will be in net for Game 3 against the Blue Jackets on Sunday.

Two games, two goals against, and most importantly - two wins thus far. Look for Fleury and the Penguins to put their best efforts at taking a stranglehold on the series tonight.
Source: NHL.com
Apr 16 - 5:49 PM

Updating a previous report, head coach Mike Sullivan has announced at his press conference that Marc-Andre Fleury didn't take part in practice because he was taking a maintenance day.

With Matt Murray already injured, the Penguins don't want to risk anything with their current starting netminder. Sullivan did also add that Trevoy Daley and Connor Sheary were also having maintenance days. The Penguins are heading to Columbus up 2-0 in their best-of-seven series.
Apr 15 - 1:36 PM

The Pittsburgh Penguins hit the ice for practice missing quite a few bodies, including current starting goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury.

Fleury is one of seven players to miss practice for the Pens. The list includes Ruhwedel, Daley, Kunitz, Sheary, Hagelin, & Murray. Fleury is likely taking a rest day after being sprung into action for the first two games of the series. There will likely be updates at the conclusion of the practice by head coach Mike Sullivan.

Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 39 of 40 shots in Friday's 4-1 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets.

Fleury has played extremely well in Matt Murray's absence. The game was tied at one in the second period, but the Penguins managed to score three unanswered goals to close out the game. Fleury now has a 2-0 record with a 1.00 goals-against-average and a .972 save percentage this postseason. The Penguins will look to go up 3-0 in the series on Sunday night in Columbus.
Apr 14 - 10:10 PM

Marc-Andre Fleury will remain in Pittsburgh's crease on Friday for Game 2 against the Blue Jackets.

With Matt Murray sidelined with a lower body injury and Fleury backstopping the Penguins to a Game 1 victory, this was an easy call for coach Mike Sullivan. Fleury made 31-stops in the win on Wednesday.
Apr 14 - 6:20 PM

Marc-Andre Fleury will play between the pipes in Game 2 on Saturday.

Fleury was told just minutes before Game 1 that he would start as that role initially belonged to Matt Murray. Fleury stepped up though to lead Pittsburgh to a 3-1 win over Columbus. The Penguins couldn't use Murray in Game 1 due to a lower-body injury and he won't dress in Game 2 either. Instead Tristan Jarry will serve as the backup goaltender.
Apr 13 - 2:48 PM

Marc-Andre Fleury only found out he was starting in Game 1 minutes before the start of the contest.

Matt Murray was supposed to get the start, but a lower-body injury prevented him from doing so. Despite the last minute nature of the change, Fleury stepped up and turned aside 31 of 32 shots to lead the Penguins to a 3-1 victory. It remains to be seen if Murray will be available for Game 2.
Apr 13 - 10:32 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Sidney Crosby
2Evgeni Malkin
3Nick Bonino
4Matt Cullen
LW1Bryan Rust
2Carl Hagelin
3Scott Wilson
4Chris Kunitz
RW1Phil Kessel
2Patric Hornqvist
3Conor Sheary
4Tom Kuhnhackl
5Carter Rowney
D1Kris Letang
2Justin Schultz
3Trevor Daley
4Olli Maatta
5Ian Cole
6Ron Hainsey
7Brian Dumoulin
8Mark Streit
G1Matt Murray
2Marc-Andre Fleury
3Tristan Jarry