Post Tagged with: "Marc-Andre Fleury"

Can Fleury rebound in 2013-14? (Flickr/wstera)

Fleury Passes Game 1 Test; How Long Will Questions Persist?

“It doesn’t matter until April.” “Wait until the playoffs.” “He’ll fold in the postseason.” No matter how well Marc-Andre Fleury played at any point in the regular season, his successes […]

by · April 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
Is this Marc-Andre Fleury's final season with the Pittsburgh Penguins? (Cliff Welch/Icon SMI)

Is this Marc-Andre Fleury’s Final Season With the Penguins?

Marc-Andre Fleury hasn’t played in more than one playoff series per year since 2009-10. He’s either lost in the 1st-round or been replaced before a 1st-round series was over. If this pattern continues, this might be […]

by · April 15, 2014 · 4 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
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Hockey News: Wings, Jackets Clinch; Linden Back to Canucks

It would be absolute robbery if Sidney Crosby didn’t win the Hart trophy, but here’s some points in case you still aren’t convinced. [Chipped Ice] Interesting stats from the Olympics […]

by · April 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Detroit Red Wings Pavel Datsyuk  - Photo By Andy Martin Jr

Why The Red Wings Need To Push For The 7th Seed

The Detroit Red Wings have pulled off an incredible feat, qualifying for the playoffs for the 23rd consecutive season despite an incredible 396 man games lost. A lot of the […]

by · April 10, 2014 · 1 comment · Detroit Red Wings
A playoff year spent on the bench hurt Fleury immensely. (Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports)

5 Years Later: Penguins Core Still Seeks Another Stanley Cup

Once upon a time, the Pittsburgh Penguins were an up-and-coming team on the verge of a potential dynasty. They had a core of two superstar centers, taken #2 overall in […]

by · April 8, 2014 · 3 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
Marc-Andre Fleury makes Hockey Canada nervous, but he's an important piece on "Canada 2". (Charles LeClaire-US PRESSWIRE)

The Fury of Marc-Andre Fleury

Marc-Andre Fleury’s career in Pittsburgh has had it’s fair share of up’s and down’s. From winning the Stanley Cup in 2009 to being benched in 2013, the goaltender has been […]

by · March 29, 2014 · 1 comment · Pittsburgh Penguins
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Pittsburgh Penguins: Five Concerns Heading into the Playoffs

The Pittsburgh Penguins have been in the driver’s seat of the Metropolitan Division for the better part of five months already. With an opportunity to clinch a playoff spot this […]

by · March 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
A healthy Sidney Crosby is a nightmare for 29 other NHL teams. (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Some Post-Commonwealth Cold War Observations

No need to remind you all of a pretty lousy weekend (if you happen to be a fan of the Pittsburgh Penguins). I’ll be in Ft. Myers for the next […]

Three Post-Olympic Areas of Focus for the Pittsburgh Penguins

Three Post-Olympic Areas of Focus for the Pittsburgh Penguins

The 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia will wrap up on Sunday. NHL teams will promptly get back to work next week with practice, and games return in full force […]

by · February 20, 2014 · 1 comment · Pittsburgh Penguins

Pittsburgh Penguins: Five Post-Olympic Storylines

As the NHL steps aside to shine a spotlight on the 2014 Sochi Olympics, the Pittsburgh Penguins find themselves in a familiar place.  More than two-thirds of the way through the season, […]

by · February 13, 2014 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
Team Canada faces off against Team Snubbed: Sidney Crosby versus Claude Giroux

Olympic Hockey Showdown: Team Canada Versus Team Snubbed

After Hockey Canada announce the Team Canada roster going to Sochi to compete for gold at the 2014 Olympics, I posed the question: “What if Canada could take two squads […]

The Philadelphia Flyers are 10-2-1 since the doors opened at the Consol Energy Center.(Charles LeClaire-US PRESSWIRE)

Is Dan Bylsma Burning Out Marc-Andre Fleury?

Is Dan Bylsma burning out Marc-Andre Fleury? The Flower doesn’t need to play in 85% of the Pittsburgh Penguins’ hockey games this season. The Pens have a seven point lead in […]