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Marc-Andre Fleury signs 4-year extension with Penguins

11/05/2014 02:37 EST | Updated 01/05/2015 05:59 EST
The Pittsburgh Penguins have signed goalie Marc-Andre Fleury to a four-year contract extension, general manager Jim Rutherford announced Wednesday.

The deal kicks in for the 2015-16 season and lasts through the 2018-19 campaign, carrying an average annual salary of $5.75 million U.S.

"I believe in Marc-Andre Fleury, as the team does," said Rutherford. "He's won before and he will win again. We're very pleased to have him signed long term."

The 29-year-old Fleury is off to a good start in the 2014-15 season with a 7-2 record, 1.89 goals against average, and .931 save percentage.

According to reports, there is a limited no-trade clause in the contract.

The former No. 1 overall pick is 295-171-46 in 11 seasons. Fleury's 111 victories over the past four seasons are tops in the NHL.

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