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Fantasy hockey top 25 goalie rankings

Early look at most valuable options for standard leagues after offseason moves

by Fantasy Hockey Staff @NHLFantasy ranks the top 25 fantasy hockey goalies for the 2021-22 season in standard leagues. For more coverage, visit and subscribe for free to the "NHL Fantasy on Ice" podcast.


RANKINGS: 📈 250 | Forward | 'D'

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Standard goalie categories include wins, goals-against average, save percentage and shutouts. Value has been quantified based on factors including but not limited to past production in regular season and Stanley Cup Playoffs, team goalie situations, anticipated start volume, projected goal support (or lack thereof), injury history or concern (INJ.), sleeper, bounce-back or breakout potential, anticipated regression, age, contract status (restricted free agents: **) and overall upside for this season. These rankings are a collaborative effort by Pete Jensen and Rob Reese.

1. Andrei Vasilevskiy, TBL
2. Robin Lehner, VGK
3. Darcy Kuemper, COL
4. Semyon Varlamov, NYI
5. Igor Shesterkin, NYR**
6. Connor Hellebuyck, WPG
7. Marc-Andre Fleury, CHI
8. Frederik Andersen, CAR
9. Ilya Sorokin, NYI**
10. Spencer Knight, FLA (rookie)
11. Philipp Grubauer, SEA
12. Cam Talbot, MIN
13. Juuse Saros, NSH**
14. Ilya Samsonov, WSH**
15. Thatcher Demko, VAN
16. Kevin Lankinen, CHI
17. Jack Campbell, TOR
18. Petr Mrazek, TOR
19. Carey Price, MTL (INJ.)
20. Jordan Binnington, STL
21. Vitek Vanecek, WSH
22. Linus Ullmark, BOS
23. Jeremy Swayman, BOS (rookie)
24. Mackenzie Blackwood, NJD
25. Jake Oettinger, DAL

Other goalies in's top 250 overall rankings:

26. Sergei Bobrovsky, FLA
27. Jacob Markstrom, CGY
28. Tristan Jarry, PIT
29. Carter Hart, PHI**
30. Alex Nedeljkovic, DET
31. Kaapo Kahkonen, MIN
32. Chris Driedger, SEA
33. Ben Bishop, DAL (INJ.)
34. Calvin Petersen, LAK
35. Elvis Merzlikins, CBJ
36. John Gibson, ANA
37. Jaroslav Halak, VAN

Key injury: Tuukka Rask, BOS (UFA)


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