Latest Marc-Andre Fleury News

Vegas trades Fleury to Chicago as goalie carousel spins

Jul. 27, 2021 16:49 PM EDT

Marc-Andre Fleury was traded from Vegas to Chicago on Tuesday, a stunning turn of events that has the NHL’s reigning Vezina Trophy-winning goaltender contemplating his future. The Golden Knights traded Fleury to the Blackhawks for minor league forward Mikael Hakkarainen...

Analysis: Kraken facing crucial expansion draft decisions

Jul. 18, 2021 13:53 PM EDT

Ron Francis is on the clock. The Seattle Kraken's general manager gets to pick 30 players in the expansion draft to build out the roster for the NHL's 32nd franchise. Those selections get unveiled Wednesday night. Francis has...

Canadiens' Price left unprotected for Kraken expansion draft

Jul. 18, 2021 11:43 AM EDT

After backstopping the Montreal Canadiens to the Stanley Cup Final, Carey Price has been left unprotected for the Seattle Kraken expansion draft. Price could become the face of the NHL's 32nd franchise if general manager Ron Francis and his staff decide to take on one of...

NHL teams shuffle before Seattle Kraken expansion draft

Jul. 16, 2021 01:56 AM EDT

Before 30 NHL teams release the list of players available for the Kraken, many of them are shuffling the deck to make sure they're in good position for the Seattle expansion draft. Rather than losing Ryan Graves, Colorado traded him to New Jersey. Rather than worry about...

Goalie Ben Bishop to be available in Seattle expansion draft

Jul. 15, 2021 15:37 PM EDT

Dallas Stars goaltender Ben Bishop has waived his no-movement clause to be exposed in the Seattle expansion draft next week after approaching his team with the idea. The move, which the team confirmed Thursday, allows Dallas to protect veteran goalie Anton Khudobin from...

Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne retiring after 15 seasons

Jul. 13, 2021 16:32 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Pekka Rinne made sure to stick around Nashville longer than usual after the season ended with the Predators' first-round playoff exit. The 2018 Vezina Trophy winner needed time to make a very tough decision to retire after 15 seasons. ...

Oilers' McDavid doubles up as Hart, Lindsay award winner

Jun. 29, 2021 21:22 PM EDT

Connor McDavid’s award-winning season came with one regret. In earning his second career MVP honor Tuesday, the Edmonton Oilers captain wished his team was still playing. “We had a special group this year, and obviously we didn’t do what we wanted to do,” McDavid...

Vegas' offensive shortfalls create questions for offseason

Jun. 25, 2021 17:23 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Another season that began with expectations of winning a Stanley Cup concluded with a bitter taste for the Vegas Golden Knights. The surprising Montreal Canadiens, who finished the regular season 18th in the NHL with 59 points, won the best-of-seven...

Price makes 26 saves, Habs top Vegas 4-1, one win from Final

Jun. 23, 2021 01:04 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — No team has been to the Stanley Cup Final more than the Montreal Canadiens. Now they stand one victory away from a 35th appearance and their first in 28 years. Carey Price made 26 saves to lead Montreal to a 4-1 victory over the Vegas Golden Knights on...

Vegas leans on 1-2 goalie combo to even series vs Canadiens

Jun. 21, 2021 16:24 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Vegas coach Peter DeBoer can’t think of a more challenging position for a player to be in than goalie Robin Lehner having to bide his time backing up Marc-Andre Fleury during a playoff run. Lehner might not have as accomplished a resume as Fleury, a...