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Marc-Andre Fleury

Marc-Andre Fleury  #29

NUMBER: 29 BIRTHDATE: November 28, 1984  (AGE 31)
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Sorel, QC, Canada
WEIGHT: 180 DRAFTED: PIT / 2003 NHL Entry Draft
Catches: Left ROUND: 1st   (1st overall)
Since the beginning of the 2013-14 season, Fleury's 17 shutouts rank tied with Carey Price for most among NHL goaltenders. His 11 wins rank 3rd in the NHL (as of Nov. 28). Stopped a season-high 41 shots on Nov. 27 at CBJ. Has won 11 of his last 16 starts. During that span Fleury has 2 shutouts, a 2.13 GAA and a .929 SVP. Since the beginning of 2014-15, Fleury has gone 17-9-4 with a 2.02 GAA in 30 games versus Western Conference teams. Fleury's defense held VAN to a season-low 20 shots on Nov. 4. Posted 40th career shutout on Oct. 31 at TOR. According to Elias, Fleury is now the only goaltender to post a shutout and an assist, as he did on Oct. 31 at TOR, multiple times for the franchise (also Oct. 25, 2014 at NSH). Played in his 600th NHL game on Oct. 17. vs. TOR. Fleury is the 1st goaltender and 9th player to play that many games for PIT. Career Info: HIGHS: Saves: 47 Shots: 51 PENALTY SHOTS: 14 Saves;18 Shots
QMJHL Second All-Star Team (2003) Played in NHL All-Star Game (2011, 2015)
Quote of the Day

It's cool when you think about how many great American players have played the game and the two players that were at that 18-game point streak and what they've done in their careers. It's pretty cool right now, but it was kind of overshadowed by the loss.

— Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane after breaking the record for longest point streak by an American-born player with a goal and an assist in a 3-2 overtime loss against the Kings
World Cup of Hockey 2016