Post Tagged with: "Marc-Andre Fleury"

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Drouin Proves in One Game He Belongs in the NHL

Jonathan Drouin, winger for the Tampa Bay Lightning and their third overall pick in the 2013 Entry Draft, had a much longer road to the NHL than many expected. He […]

by · December 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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“Not Our Rival!” Or Are They?

During the 2003-04 NCAA basketball season the University of Maryland’s men’s basketball team played Duke University in three hard fought basketball games. Duke won the two regular season matchups, but […]

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Boone Jenner: Goal-scoring Machine and Stick Aficionado

Boone Jenner has been on quite the tear lately. The 21-year old is currently riding a four-game goal-scoring streak and has fired off 12 shots during the stretch. His third […]

by · December 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets, Humor
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Goal Prevention = Stanley Cup Champions

Keep the puck out of the net. Stop the biscuit from going in the basket. Shoot it around and chip it off the glass and out of the zone. Sounds […]

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Hockey News: Fleury Wins 300th

Pens Beat Bruins in Overtime, 3-2 It is amazing how fast time actually does go by.  When I noticed that Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury won his 300th game I thought […]

by · November 25, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary
The pressure is on Fleury this postseason (wstera2/flickr)

Looking Back on 300 wins for Marc-Andre Fleury

300 wins. It’s impressive. Especially considering the fact that Marc-Andre Fleury hasn’t turned 30 yet. Fleury was the 31st goalie in NHL history to reach the 300 win mark; there […]

by · November 25, 2014 · 1 comment · NHL Goaltending, Pittsburgh Penguins
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Sober Second Thoughts; Fleury’s New Contract

We’ve all had a fair amount of time to digest the contract extension the Pittsburgh Penguins signed Marc-Andre Fleury to last week. Reactions are varied and by large very polarized. […]

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Lack Of Options Made Fleury Contract Best Option

Marc-Andre Fleury signed a four-year contract extension with the Pittsburgh Penguins last week with an AAV of $5.75 million. Fleury’s deal got a lot of criticism because of its length […]

Sidney Crosby & Marc-Andre Fleury, Will Both Be On Team Canada? Photo: "Cool Fleury" by michaelrighi

What Fleury’s Extension Really Means to the Penguins

Give Jim Rutherford credit. A few weeks ago the Pens’ new GM made a public statement that as long as he was around the Penguins, Marc-André Fleury would be also. Mission […]

by · November 10, 2014 · 1 comment · Pittsburgh Penguins
Can Pittsburgh Penguins' goalie Marc-Andre Fleury bounce back from two questionable goals to beat the Columbus Blue Jackets? (Cliff Welch/Icon SMI)

Hockey News: Marc-Andre Fleury Contract; NHL Jersey Advertisements

Best wishes to Daniel Winnik after a pretty nasty collision. [CBS Sports] Leafs’ Carter Ashton has been suspended 20 games. Because he has asthma apparently. [CBC] The Penguins re-signed Marc-Andre […]

by · November 7, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Can Fleury rebound in 2013-14? (Flickr/wstera)

The Flower Got an Extension

It seems like yesterday that Penguins fans were calling for Marc-Andre Fleury’s trade. Was it really three years ago when he allowed 30 goals in the playoffs to Philadelphia?  And let’s […]

by · November 5, 2014 · 3 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
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The Penguins Aren’t Just Heating up, They’re on Fire

The Pittsburgh Penguins, one of the most offensively dominant teams in the NHL, have been on quite the hot streak during these first 10 opening games. The Pens have the […]

by · November 3, 2014 · 3 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins