NHL: Detroit 2, Pittsburgh 0

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 7 (UPI) -- Dominik Hasek registered his 69th career shutout Saturday night as the Detroit Red Wings beat the Pittsburgh Panthers, 2-0.

NHL: Pittsburgh 4, Philadelphia 0

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 5 (UPI) -- Pittsburgh goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury started the season with 40 saves and a shutout Thursday night in a 4-0 win over the Philadelphia Flyers.

NHL: Toronto 5, Pittsburgh 3

TORONTO, April 18 (UPI) -- Mats Sundin had two goals and two assists Tuesday to lead the Toronto Maple Leafs to a 5-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins.

NHL: Pittsburgh 6, NY Islanders 1

PITTSBURGH, April 17 (UPI) -- Sidney Crosby had three assists Monday to became the youngest player in NHL history to reach 100 points, as Pittsburgh beat the New York Islanders, 6-1.

NHL: Tampa Bay 1, Pittsburgh 0

TAMPA, Fla., April 9 (UPI) -- Sean Burke recorded his 37th career shutout Saturday night as Tampa Bay beat the Pittsburgh Penguins, 1-0.

NHL: New Jersey 6, Pittsburgh 4

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J., April 6 (UPI) -- In a big effort, Patrick Elias had a hat trick and added two assists Wednesday night as New Jerset beat Pittsburgh, 6-4.

NHL: New Jersey 3, Pittsburgh 2 (OT)

PITTSBURGH, April 2 (UPI) -- A goal by Brian Gionta with 2:38 left in overtime Sunday gave the New Jersey a 3-2 victory over Pittsburgh.

NHL: Toronto 1, Pittsburgh 0

PITTSBURGH, March 20 (UPI) -- Chad Kilger converted a late penalty shot Sunday night, allowing the Toronto Maple Leafs to post a 1-0 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins.

NHL: Pittsburgh 5, Montreal 4

MONTREAL, March 18 (UPI) -- Andre Roy's third-period goal gave the Pittsburgh Penguins a 5-4 victory over the Montreal Canadiens.

NHL: New Jersey 2, Pittsburgh 1

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J., March 17 (UPI) -- The New Jersey Devils' defense helped them down the visiting Pittsburgh Penguins, 2-1, with goals from Brian Gionta and John Madden.

NHL: Pittsburgh 2, Philadelphia 0

PITTSBURGH, March 12 (UPI) -- Colby Armstrong scored both goals Sunday as the Penguins blanked Philadelphia, 2-0.

NHL: Tampa Bay 5, Pittsburgh 4 (SO)

PITTSBURGH, March 7 (UPI) -- Vinny Prospal and Brad Richards scored in the shootout Tuesday as the Tampa Bay Lightning posted a 5-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins.

NHL: Carolina 7, Pittsburgh 5

PITTSBURGH, March 4 (UPI) -- Erik Cole had two goals before leaving the game with an injury and Eric Staal added a goal and three assists Saturday as Carolina beat Pittsburgh, 7-5.

NHL: Ottawa 4, Pittsburgh 3

PITTSBURGH, March 2 (UPI) -- Daniel Alfredsson, Brian Pothier and Dany Heatley all had a goal and an assist Wednesday night as Ottawa edged the Pittsburgh Penguins, 4-3.

NHL: Pittsburgh 6, Washington 3

WASHINGTON, Feb. 11 (UPI) -- Mark Recchi and Sergei Gonchar each had a goal and three assists Saturday as the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Washington Capitals, 6-3.
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Marc-Andre Fleury
Pittsburgh Penguins' goalie Marc-Andre Fleury watches as the puck goes past him as Washington Capitals' Alexander Ovechkin scores his third goal of the game at the Verizon Center in Washington on February 7, 2010. This is the Capitals 14th straight win. UPI/Kevin Dietsch

Marc-André Fleury (born November 28, 1984) is a Canadian professional ice hockey goaltender playing for the Pittsburgh Penguins of the National Hockey League (NHL). Drafted out of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (QMJHL) first overall by the Penguins in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft, Fleury played major junior for four seasons with the Cape Breton Screaming Eagles, earning both the Mike Bossy Trophy as the league's top prospect and the Telus Cup as the top defensive player in 2003. He joined the Penguins in 2003–04 and won a Stanley Cup championship with the team five years later in 2009. Internationally, Fleury has represented Canada twice as a junior, winning back-to-back silver medals at the World Junior Championships in 2003 and 2004. He won a gold medal with Team Canada at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver.

Fleury is known by the nickname "Flower," derived from the English translation of his last name (fleuri is "in bloom," or "in Flower," in French). His goaltender masks always feature a fleur-de-lys on the backplate (in addition to the initials EFGT, honoring his four grandparents in memoriam), and have frequently featured some sort of flower on the front artwork, as well.

Fleury played major junior in the QMJHL for the Cape Breton Screaming Eagles, beginning in 2000–01. After a strong 2002–03 campaign that included a silver medal with Team Canada at the World Junior Championships and QMJHL Second Team All-Star honours, he was chosen first overall in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft by the Pittsburgh Penguins. He is only the third goalie to be chosen first overall in the NHL draft, after Michel Plasse and Rick DiPietro. Playing four seasons total with Cape Breton, Fleury's jersey number 29 was later retired by the club in his fourth NHL season on January 25, 2008.

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