Marc-André Fleury is a professional Canadian ice hockey goalkeeper for the National Hockey League's Vegas Gold Knights team. Removed from the Quebec Teen Hockey Tournament for the first time overall by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 2003 NHL Draft, Fleury played for four seasons with the Cape Breton Screaming Eagles, both winning the Mike Trophy Bossy as a hope. Telus Cup as the best defensive player in 2003. He joined the Penguins in 2003-2004 and for his 13 seasons, the same team won the Stanley Cup in 2009, 2016 and 2017. Internationally, Fleury represented Canada twice as a youth team. won silver at the 2003 and 2004 World Junior Championships. He won gold with Team Canada at the 2010 Olympic Winter Games in Vancouver. Fleury is known as "Fleur", derived from its English translation of the surname.
In 2017, he joined the Vegas Golden Knights as a goalie. In 2003, the Pittsburgh Penguins drafted him first overall, and he went on to win Stanley Cups with the team in 2009, 2016, and 2017. In 2011, he was named to his first NHL All-Star squad.
He won back-to-back silver medals for Team Canada at the World Junior Championships in 2003 and 2004.
His last name translated means flower in bloom, and for that reason his goalie mask has featured artwork of flowers, with a fleur-de-lys on the back.
In 2012, he married Véronique LaRose, his longtime girlfriend. He and Véronique have two daughters, Estelle and Scarlett, as well as a son, James.
At the 2010 Vancouver Olympics, he backed up Martin Brodeur.
Wilkes-Barre / Scranton Penguins player. Sorel-Tracy athlete. Cape Breton Screaming Eagles players. First choices in the general classification of the National Hockey League. Pittsburgh Penguins Selection Project. Canadian Olympic ice hockey players. Olympic gold medalist for Canada. Ice hockey athletes at the 2010 Olympic Winter Games. Medalist at the 2010 Olympic Winter Games. National All-Star Hockey