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

05:32  13 march  2018
05:32  13 march  2018 Source:   Sporting News

Tatar scores first, Fleury makes 33 saves, Vegas wins

  Tatar scores first, Fleury makes 33 saves, Vegas wins It didn't take Tomas Tatar long to get going with the Vegas Golden Knights. Three games into his tenure, Tatar got a winner with his first goal and Vegas avoided its first four-game losing streak with a 3-2 victory over New Jersey on Sunday, handing the Devils their third-straight loss."It's a big goal after getting traded and it's a big one to get the monkey off the back, but the even bigger thing is it helped us win the game," said Tatar, who was acquired in a trading-deadline deal with the Red Wings last Monday. "It's a good start for our road trip.

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.


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.

Senators end Lightning's point streak

  Senators end Lightning's point streak Ryan Dzingel and Mike Hoffman both hit the 20-goal mark, and goalie Mike Condon stopped 42 shots as the Ottawa Senators handed the Tampa Bay Lightning their first regulation loss in 11 games, 7-4 on Tuesday night in Tampa, Fla. Hoffman, who scored twice, has compiled 20 or more goals in all four of his full NHL seasons. BOX SCORE: SENATORS 7, LIGHTNING 4J.T. Miller responded with three goals for the Lightning, his first career hat trick.Miller, who has five goals and nine points in seven games since being traded to the Lightning, opened the scoring at 4:19 of the first period.

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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