Penguins

Fleury’s fight to stay sharp off to a fine start

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Marc-Andre Fleury stuffs Brian Gionta in overtime. - MATT SUNDAY / DKPS

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The only thing harder than starting only two of the Penguins' previous eight games, Marc-Andre Fleury would attest, was being back in his crease Saturday night and still not seeing many pucks.

"You're out there, and you're waiting, you're kind of lonely," he'd tell me afterward. "And then ... boom!"

Yeah, the boom came. And Fleury was more than up to it.

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