MA Fleury shelled again tonight, pulled after giving up 6 goals, many of them soft
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01-24-2004, 10:38 PM
Join Date: Dec 2003
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Fleury allowed 5 more goals tonight on 33 shots. How many more games before he is sent to juniors?
He was playing against Colorado, the most talented offensive team in the NHL by a considerable margin, with the most defensively inept team in the NHL by a considerable margin as defense. He played a solid game in net, and gave Pittsburgh a chance to win the game, which is what he's been asked of this season. More often that not, he's delivered and followed through with that .
Take a look at these from tonights game:
Not only are there some really good scrambling saves there, but take a look at his defense. He has to put up with this every damned night he's in net.
Christ, what did you people expect from him this year? 15 shutouts?
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