Fleury rejoins the Penguins after sitting out eight games with a concussion.
Goaltender Matt Murray was re-assigned to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League in a corresponding move. Murray posted a 1.72 goals-against average and a .938 save percentage in four games with Penguins during Fleury’s absence.
Fleury appears to be in line to start Saturday night.
Coach Sullivan confirms that Ian Cole and Marc-Andre Fleury will be back in the lineup tonight.
— Pittsburgh Penguins (@penguins) January 2, 2016
Fleury is 13-10-2 with a 2.29 goals-against average and a .925 save percentage in 25 games with the Penguins this season. The 31-year-old goaltender was placed on the shelf after experiencing concussion-like symptoms following a loss to the Washington Capitals on Dec. 14.
The Penguins host the New York Islanders on Saturday night at 7 p.m. ET.