Next to LeBron James, he's the second-most watched 18-year-old pro sportsman in
the Rust Belt. There's one major exception with Marc-Andre Fleury, however. The
Penguins goaltender isn't guaranteed to make millions this season, and he might
not even get a contract this year.
Minus the hype and the abundance of endorsements that have been pouring in for
James, Fleury's performance at Penguins training camp has been watched almost as
closely in Pittsburgh as James' every move has in Cleveland. At least Fleury's
move to win an NHL job has been smoother than James' attempted pickup of Ashanti
at the MTV Video Music Awards.
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