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Sport Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury records 400th career win

05:32  13 march  2018
05:32  13 march  2018 Source:   sportingnews.com

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Marc - Andre Fleury joined an elite group of goaltenders on Monday night. The Golden Knights ' netminder recorded his 400 th career victory in Vegas' 3-2 win over the Philadelphia Flyers.

Marc - Andre Fleury joined an elite group of goaltenders on Monday night. The Golden Knights ' netminder recorded his 400 th career victory in Vegas' 3-2 win over the Philadelphia Flyers.

a person wearing a uniform: Marc-Andre Fleury © (Getty Images) Marc-Andre Fleury Marc-Andre Fleury joined an elite group of goaltenders on Monday night.

BOX SCORE:  GOLDEN KNIGHTS 3, FLYERS 2

The Golden Knights' netminder recorded his 400th career victory in Vegas' 3-2 win over the Philadelphia Flyers.

Fleury made 38 saves on the night to earn his 25th win of the season, his first with the Pacific Division leading Golden Knights.

The 33-year-old won his first 375 games as a member of the Pittsburgh Penguins. Fleury played 13 seasons with Pittsburgh after the Penguins selected him with the first overall pick in 2003 NHL Draft.

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Las Vegas goaltender Marc - Andre Fleury joins an elite club after securing 400 th career win on Monday.

Marc - Andre Fleury joined an elite group of goaltenders on Monday night. The Golden Knights ' netminder recorded his 400 th career victory in Vegas' 3-2 win over the Philadelphia Flyers.

The Sorel-Tracy, Que., native became just the 13th goaltender in NHL history to join the 400-win club, reaching the milestone in his 728th career appearance. He is the second-fastest player to reach 400 wins, requiring one more game than New York Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist.

Fleury and the Golden Knights will be back in action on Wednesday when they host the New Jersey Devils.

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