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Stanley Cup Final

Top Goalie in the NHL

The Vezina Trophy is an annual award given to the goalkeeper adjudged to be the best at this position as voted by the general managers of all NHL clubs. Leo Dandurand, Louis Letourneau, and Joe Cattarinich, former owners of the Montreal Canadiens, presented the trophy to the National Hockey League in 1926-27 in memory of Georges Vezina, outstanding goalkeeper of the Canadiens, who collapsed during an NHL game Nov. 28, 1925, and died of tuberculosis a few months later. Until the 1981-82 season, the goalkeeper(s) of the team allowing the fewest number of goals during the regular season were awarded the Vezina Trophy. Billy Smith of the New York Islanders was the first winner of the Vezina under the current system. There have been numerous instances of players receiving the trophy many times in different years, and players tying for the trophy. Jacques Plante holds the record for winning the most Vezinas with seven, trailed by Bill Durnan and Dominik Hasek both of who have won six. Hasek has won the most under the current system of honouring the best individual goalie. Players for the Montreal Canadiens have won the Vezina 28 times. Under the original definition, there would often be multiple winners from the same team during one season. In the 1973–74 NHL season, Tony Esposito of the Chicago Black Hawks and Bernie Parent of the Philadelphia Flyers finished tied for the fewest goals against, the only time that there would be a tie between two players from different teams. The voting is conducted at the end of the regular season, and each individual voter ranks their top three candidates on a 5-3-1 points system. Three finalists are named and the trophy is awarded at the NHL Awards ceremony after the playoffs.
Leo Dandurand, Louis Letourneau, and Joe Cattarinich, former owners of the Montreal Canadiens, presented the trophy to the National Hockey League in 1926-27 in memory of Georges Vezina, outstanding goalkeeper of the Canadiens, who collapsed during an NHL game Nov. 28, 1925, and died of tuberculosis a few months later. Until the 1981-82 season, the goalkeeper(s) of the team allowing the fewest number of goals during the regular season were awarded the Vezina Trophy.
SeasonWinnerTeamRunner-Up
2012-2013 Sergei Bobrovsky Columbus Blue Jackets Henrik Lundqvist
2011-2012 Henrik Lundqvist New York Rangers Jonathan Quick
2010-2011 Tim Thomas Boston Bruins Pekka Rinne
2009-2010 Ryan Miller Buffalo Sabres Ilya Bryzgalov
2008-2009 Tim Thomas Boston Bruins Steve Mason
2007-2008 Martin Brodeur New Jersey Devils Evgeni Nabokov
2006-2007 Martin Brodeur New Jersey Devils Roberto Luongo
2005-2006 Miikka Kiprusoff Calgary Flames Martin Brodeur
2003-2004 Martin Brodeur New Jersey Devils Miikka Kiprusoff
2002-2003 Martin Brodeur New Jersey Devils Marty Turco
2001-2002 Jose Theodore Montréal Canadiens Patrick Roy
2000-2001 Dominik Hasek Buffalo Sabres Roman Cechmanek
1999-2000 Olie Kolzig Washington Capitals Roman Turek
1998-1999 Dominik Hasek Buffalo Sabres Curtis Joseph
1997-1998 Dominik Hasek Buffalo Sabres Martin Brodeur
1996-1997 Dominik Hasek Buffalo Sabres Martin Brodeur
1995-1996 Jim Carey Washington Capitals Chris Osgood
1994-1995 Dominik Hasek Buffalo Sabres Ed Belfour
1993-1994 Dominik Hasek Buffalo Sabres John Vanbiesbrouck
1992-1993 Ed Belfour Chicago Blackhawks Tom Barrasso
1991-1992 Patrick Roy Montréal Canadiens Kirk McLean
1990-1991 Ed Belfour Chicago Blackhawks Patrick Roy
1989-1990 Patrick Roy Montréal Canadiens Daren Puppa
1988-1989 Patrick Roy Montréal Canadiens Michael Vernon
1987-1988 Grant Fuhr Edmonton Oilers Tom Barrasso
1986-1987 Ron Hextall Philadelphia Flyers Michael Liut
1985-1986 John Vanbiesbrouck New York Rangers Bob Froese
1984-1985 Pelle Lindbergh Philadelphia Flyers Tom Barrasso
1983-1984 Tom Barrasso Buffalo Sabres Rejean Lemelin
1982-1983 Pete Peeters Boston Bruins Roland Melanson
1981-1982 Billy Smith New York Islanders Grant Fuhr
1980-1981 Denis Herron Montréal Canadiens Richard St. Croix
Richard Sevigny Montréal Canadiens Pete Peeters
Michel Larocque Toronto Maple Leafs
1979-1980 Robert Sauve Buffalo Sabres Gerry Cheevers
Donald Edwards Buffalo Sabres Gilles Gilbert
1978-1979 Michel Larocque Montréal Canadiens Billy Smith
Kenneth Dryden Montréal Canadiens Glenn Resch
1977-1978 Michel Larocque Montréal Canadiens Wayne Stephenson
Kenneth Dryden Montréal Canadiens Bernie Parent
1976-1977 Michel Larocque Montréal Canadiens Billy Smith
Kenneth Dryden Montréal Canadiens Glenn Resch
1975-1976 Kenneth Dryden Montréal Canadiens Glenn Resch
1974-1975 Bernie Parent Philadelphia Flyers Rogatien Vachon
1973-1974 Bernie Parent Philadelphia Flyers Gilles Gilbert
Tony Esposito Chicago Blackhawks
1972-1973 Kenneth Dryden Montréal Canadiens Ed Giacomin
1971-1972 Gary Smith Chicago Blackhawks Gump Worsley
Tony Esposito Chicago Blackhawks Cesare Maniago
1970-1971 Ed Giacomin New York Rangers Tony Esposito
Gilles Villemure New York Rangers
1969-1970 Tony Esposito Chicago Blackhawks Jacques Plante
1968-1969 Jacques Plante St. Louis Blues Ed Giacomin
Glenn Hall St. Louis Blues
1967-1968 Rogatien Vachon Montréal Canadiens Bruce Gamble
Gump Worsley Montréal Canadiens Johnny Bower
1966-1967 Glenn Hall Chicago Blackhawks Charlie Hodge
Denis DeJordy Chicago Blackhawks
1965-1966 Gump Worsley Montréal Canadiens Glenn Hall
Charlie Hodge Montréal Canadiens
1964-1965 Terry Sawchuk Toronto Maple Leafs Roger Crozier
Johnny Bower Toronto Maple Leafs
1963-1964 Charlie Hodge Montréal Canadiens Glenn Hall
1962-1963 Glenn Hall Chicago Blackhawks Johnny Bower
1961-1962 Jacques Plante Montréal Canadiens Johnny Bower
1960-1961 Johnny Bower Toronto Maple Leafs Glenn Hall
1959-1960 Jacques Plante Montréal Canadiens Glenn Hall
1958-1959 Jacques Plante Montréal Canadiens Johnny Bower
1957-1958 Jacques Plante Montréal Canadiens Gump Worsley
1956-1957 Jacques Plante Montréal Canadiens Glenn Hall
1955-1956 Jacques Plante Montréal Canadiens Glenn Hall
1954-1955 Terry Sawchuk Detroit Red Wings Harry Lumley
1953-1954 Harry Lumley Toronto Maple Leafs Terry Sawchuk
1952-1953 Terry Sawchuk Detroit Red Wings Gerry McNeil
1951-1952 Terry Sawchuk Detroit Red Wings Al Rollins
1950-1951 Al Rollins Toronto Maple Leafs Terry Sawchuk
1949-1950 Bill Durnan Montréal Canadiens Harry Lumley
1948-1949 Bill Durnan Montréal Canadiens Harry Lumley
1947-1948 Turk Broda Toronto Maple Leafs Harry Lumley
1946-1947 Bill Durnan Montréal Canadiens Turk Broda
1945-1946 Bill Durnan Montréal Canadiens Frank Brimsek
1944-1945 Bill Durnan Montréal Canadiens Frank McCool
1943-1944 Bill Durnan Montréal Canadiens Paul Bibeault
1942-1943 Johnny Mowers Detroit Red Wings Turk Broda
1941-1942 Frank Brimsek Boston Bruins Turk Broda
1940-1941 Turk Broda Toronto Maple Leafs Frank Brimsek
1939-1940 Dave Kerr New York Rangers Frank Brimsek
1938-1939 Frank Brimsek Boston Bruins Dave Kerr
1937-1938 Tiny Thompson Boston Bruins Dave Kerr
1936-1937 Normie Smith Detroit Red Wings Dave Kerr
1935-1936 Tiny Thompson Boston Bruins Mike Karakas
1934-1935 Lorne Chabot Chicago Blackhawks Alec Connell
1933-1934 Charlie Gardiner Chicago Blackhawks Wilf Cude
1932-1933 Tiny Thompson Boston Bruins John Ross Roach
1931-1932 Charlie Gardiner Chicago Blackhawks Alec Connell
1930-1931 Roy Worters New York Americans Charlie Gardiner
1929-1930 Tiny Thompson Boston Bruins Charlie Gardiner
1928-1929 George Hainsworth Montréal Canadiens Tiny Thompson
1927-1928 George Hainsworth Montréal Canadiens Alec Connell
1926-1927 George Hainsworth Montréal Canadiens Clint Benedict