Fantasy Goalie Rankings: 2022-23

by | Sep 29, 2022

Fantasy Goalie Rankings: 2022-23

by | Sep 29, 2022

It will be difficult for Igor Shesterkin to top his terrific Vezina Trophy-winning season, but with a young roster jelling in front of him, their improvements could make his job quite a bit easier. In particular, more goal-scoring support could certainly help improve his regular season won-loss record, especially if he keeps posting save percentages north of .930.

When viewing these rankings, it’s important to note that goalies expected to get more playing time have been ranked higher as a result (more wins and shutouts), but that doesn’t mean we rank them higher for long-term dynasty purposes. Look for our separate dynasty rankings to come out next week.

Also, the following goalies are ranked where they are based upon our expectations for their performance and their team’s performance. However, things can change very quickly. In Florida, where a championship-calibre team has been assembled, it wouldn’t be a huge shock for Spencer Knight (32) to overtake Sergei Bobrovsky (11) for the Panthers’ starting role at some point this season. Should that happen, Knight would leapfrog 15-20 goalies in the rankings, whereas Bobrovsky would find himself on the edge of the top 32. If you draft any of these goalies, you should give strong consideration to dedicating a bench spot to their backups:

  • Sergei Bobrovsky (Spencer Knight)
  • Matt Murray (Ilya Samsonov)
  • John Gibson (Lukas Dostal)
  • Ville Husso (Alex Nedeljkovic)
  • Logan Thompson (Laurent Brossoit)
  • Vitek Vanacek (MacKenzie Blackwood)

Without further ado, here are our top 60 goalies for the 2022-23 season…

1Igor ShesterkinNYRG
2Juuse SarosNSHG
3Andrei VasilevskiyTBLG
4Connor HellebuyckWPGG
5Jacob MarkstromCGYG
6Frederik AndersenCARG
7Thatcher DemkoVANG
8Alexandar GeorgievCOLG
9Jake OettingerDALG
10Elvis MerzlikinsCBJG
11Sergei BobrovskyFLAG
12Jordan BinningtonSTLG
13Ilya SorokinNYIG
14Matt MurrayTORG
15Tristan JarryPITG
16John GibsonANAG
17Marc-Andre FleuryMING
18Darcy KuemperWSHG
19Jeremy SwaymanBOSG
20Jack CampbellEDMG
21Carter HartPHIG
22Jake AllenMONG
23Philipp GrubauerSEAG
24James ReimerSJSG
25Karel VejmelkaARIG
26Cam TalbotOTTG
27Vitek VanecekNJDG
28Ville HussoDETG
29Logan ThompsonVGKG
30Craig AndersonBUFG
31Jonathan QuickLAKG
32Spencer KnightFLAG
33Lukas DostalANAG
34Laurent BrossoitVGKG
35Alex NedeljkovicDETG
36Anton ForsbergOTTG
37Ilya SamsonovTORG
38Calvin PetersenLAKG
39MacKenzie BlackwoodNJDG
40Linus UllmarkBOSG
41Alex StalockCHIG
42Petr MrazekCHIG
43Eric ComrieBUFG
44Casey DeSmithPITG
45Kaapo KahkonenSJSG
46Filip GustavssonMING
47Pavel FrancouzCOLG
48Stuart SkinnerEDMG
49Sam MontembeaultMONG
50Semyon VarlamovNYIG
51Martin JonesSEAG
52Antti RaantaCARG
53Scott WedgewoodDALG
54Jaroslav HalakNYRG
55Joonas KorpisaloCBJG
56Thomas GreissSTLG
57Brian ElliottTBLG
58Kevin LankinenNSHG
59Dan VladarCGYG
60David RittichWPGG
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