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Fleury to begin full-training regiment next week
Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Marc Andre Fleury has had a short off-season after winning his first Stanley Cup on June 12th, 2009.
It has only been six weeks since the Penguins ended their season but it’s back to business for Fleury next week as he will begin his full training regiment in Montreal.
Fleury will train in Montreal with a number of established NHL players including teammate Ruslan Fedotenko who resides in Montreal during the summer.
Fleury will attend Team Canada’s 2009 orientation camp in Calgary from August 24-27.
Goaltenders Martin Brodeur (Montreal, Que./New Jersey, NHL), Marc-André Fleury (Sorel, Que./Pittsburgh, NHL), Roberto Luongo (Montreal, Que./Vancouver, NHL), Steve Mason (Oakville, Ont./Columbus, NHL) and Cam Ward (Sherwood Park, Alta./Carolina, NHL) have all been invited to camp.
The Penguins open training camp on Wednesday, September 16th.
Goligoski bulking up?
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Alex Goligoski who recently signed a new three year deal is training hard in his home state of Minnesota.
Goligoski is skating three times per week and is showing a strong emphasis on off-ice conditioning as he looks to improve his upper body strength.
Goligoski has also been training with a few of his college teammates including Bruins forward Blake Wheeler.