No mumps for Fleury, Foligno keeps scoring, Green back on top and more...
Some major happenings on the injury front for the Pittsburgh Penguins. First, starter Marc-Andre Fleury’s mumps test results came back negative so he started last night and recorded a 29-save shutout. Then word came down that backup netminder Thomas Greiss is being tested for the mumps. So my analysis from yesterday got flipped on its head mere hours after publishing. Oh well.
The shutout was Fleury’s league-leading sixth of the season, establishing a new career high less than half-way into the season. I’d love to argue that Fleury has used up his luck for the year but that’s not how this works, e