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Marc-Andre Fleury: great goalie, better person

Marc-Andre Fleury (29) blocks Chicago Blackhwaks center Nick Schmaltz (8) from scoring in March 2017. (Nuccio DiNuzzo/Chicago Tribune/TNS)

By Ryan Zimba | Sports Editor

June 27, 2017

It’s hard to believe Marc-Andre Fleury — the Penguins’ backup goalie — could mean so much to a team and its city. But when veteran goaltender Fleury was taken by the newly formed Vegas Golden Knights in last week’s NHL Expansion Draft, there was an outpouring of support and gratitude from...

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