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Future Hall Of Famer Marc-Andre Fleury Expresses His Frustration About Being Screwed Over In Pittsburgh

Published December 20, 2023 at 7:26 PM
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Marc-Andre Fleury recently shared how he feels about his head coach's decision not to start him in what could potentially be his final game in Pittsburgh.

Fleury Sits Out Potential Farewell Game in Pittsburgh



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While nothing has been officially confirmed, this year could be Marc-Andre Fleury's last season in the NHL. If that indeed becomes the case, the game in Pittsburgh a few days ago could have marked his last appearance in front of the crowd he was drafted,where he spent the majority of his illustrious career, and where he won three Staley Cup.


However, Fleury was left out of the starting lineupé Wild Head Coach John Hynes stated that this decision had been part of their plan all along.


Nevertheless, Fleury did express some surprise and disappointment at not getting the start in Pittsburgh last night.

Marc-Andre Fleury, after saying he was a little disappointed: «That's okay. I get to play tomorrow. Team's been good. Team's been winning lately. Gus has been awesome. Just gotta keep it rolling.»


Pittsburgh Fans Rally with 'We Want Fleury' Chant



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Pittsburgh fans were not hesitant to show support to Fleury. The "We Want Fleury" chant resonated in the arena during the first period. It's evident that the goalie continues to hold a special place in the hearts of Penguins fans, as he rightfully should.



On top of that, the Wild lost. Many believe things could've ended differently for the Wild with Fleury on the ice.

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