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Penguins activate goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury

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The Pittsburgh Penguins activated goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury from injured reserve on Saturday.

Penguins coach Mike Sullivan said Fleury will be in goal when the Penguins host the New York Islanders (7 p.m. ET; NHLN, TVA Sports, SN, ROOT, MSG+ 2).

Fleury has been sidelined since reporting concussion-liked symptoms following a loss to the Washington Capitals on Dec. 14. The 31-year-old returned to practice on Dec. 29.

Fleury started 25 of Pittsburgh's first 29 games, going 13-10-2 with a .925 save percentage and 2.25 goals-against average.

The Penguins have reassigned goalie Matt Murray to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League. Murray, 21, went 2-1-1 with a 1.72 GAA and .938 save percentage in four games with the Penguins.

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