This was the first time in Fleury's 17-year career that he was nominated for the award.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Former Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury won the 2020-21 Vezina Trophy.

The current Las Vegas Golden Knights goalie was nominated for the award “adjudged to be the best at this position.”

This was the first time in Fleury’s 17-year career that he was nominated for the award.

As a member of the Penguins, Fleury was a part of Stanley Cup championships in 2009, 2016 and 2017. He was the No. 1 pick in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft by the Penguins.