Wild sign goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury to two-year contract
The Minnesota Wild have signed 37-year-old goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury to a two-year , $7 million contract the team and general manager Bill Guerin announced Thursday.
Andre Fleury played in 11 games for the Wild last season and 45 for Chicago. He posted a 28-23-5 record with a 2.90 goals-against average, a .908 save percentage and four shutouts. He reached 25 wins for the 13th time in his career. Only two goaltenders in NHL history have recorded more 25-plus win seasons: Martin Brodeur (15) and Patrick Roy (14).
The Wild traded for Fleury on March 21, he won his first three starts in a Wild uniform.
He made his 16th consecutive trip to the Stanley Cup Playoffs in 2022, the most in NHL history by a goaltender. The 6-foot-2, 185-pound native of Sorel, Quebec, went 2-3 with a 3.04 GAA and a .906 SV% in five playoff contests with the Wild.
Fleury has over 500 career wins in the NHL, and ranks third in league history in games played. He is a four time NHL All Star selection.
(The Minnesota Wild contributed information to this article.)