NHL Playoffs: Penguins to Start Marc-Andre Fleury in Game 5 Against Lightning

PITTSBURGH -- Marc-Andre Fleury is back on the job for the Pittsburgh Penguins.

Coach Mike Sullivan said Sunday that Fleury will start Game 5 of the Eastern Conference final on Sunday night against Tampa Bay.

This will be Fleury's first start of the postseason.

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He last started on March 31 before being sidelined with his second concussion of the season. Fleury played the third period in relief of rookie Matt Murray during Game 4 on Friday, stopping all seven shots he faced in a 4-3 loss that evened the series at two games.

The Penguins also announced Sunday that defenseman Trevor Daley is out for the remainder of the playoffs after suffering a broken ankle in Game 4. Daley, acquired in a trade with Chicago last December, had one goal and five assists during the postseason.

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