Top 35 Fantasy Hockey Goalies - October 18, 2018

No position is more volatile in hockey than goaltending. That said, it's important to not get caught up in a hot or cold stretch of play, especially this early in the season.

Here's our first in-season crack at ranking of the top goalies in fantasy hockey.

Our fantasy hockey goalie rankings are for the next 2 to 3 years. Factors include track record, upside, age, team and injury history. Categories considered are Wins, Save percentage, Goals against average, Saves and Shutouts.

1Connor Hellebuyck, WPG1025.4
2Andrei Vasilevskiy, TB2024.2
3Frederik Andersen, TORToronto's blueline doesn't offer much help.3029.0
4Braden Holtby, WAS5129.0
5Sergei Bobrovsky, CBJFuture in Columbus is unclear as rumours swirl.4-130.0
6Tuukka Rask, BOSHalak already cutting into his starts.6031.6
7John Gibson, ANHDucks injuries piling up, but he keeps them in games.9225.2
8Devan Dubnyk, MIN10232.4
9Jonathan Quick, LA7-232.7
10Martin Jones, SJIn position to succeed, but needs to be better.8-228.7
11Pekka Rinne, NAS11035.9
12Ben Bishop, DAL13131.9
13Matt Murray, PITInjuries and inconsistency a recurring theme.12-124.3
14Marc-Andre Fleury, VGK14033.8

15Carey Price, MTLDoes his part, but he needs more help.16131.1
16Cam Talbot, EDM15-131.2
17Antti Raanta, AZ17029.4
18Jake Allen, STL19128.1
19Mike Smith, CGYOff to a bit of an uneven start.18-136.5
20Corey Crawford, CHIReady to return this week.22233.7
21Henrik Lundqvist, NYR21036.6
22Cory Schneider, NJReturning soon, but Kinkaid has been stellar.20-232.5
23Carter Hutton, BUF23032.8
24Semyon Varlamov, COLSeems to be holding off Grubauer so far.26230.4
25Brian Elliott, PHI27233.5
26Roberto Luongo, FLAOut again with a knee injury.25-139.5
27Craig Anderson, OTT28137.4
28Jimmy Howard, DET29134.5
29Jacob Markstrom, VANSlow start. Nilsson, Demko loom large. 24-528.7

30Robin Lehner, NYIThe Isles crease is up for grabs.30027.2
31James Reimer, FLALuongo hurt again. Reimer must step up.--30.5
32Petr Mrazek, CARStruggling to hold off waiver pickup McElhinney.32026.6
33Philipp Grubauer, COL31-226.8
34Keith Kinkaid, NJ--30.3
35Thomas Greiss, NYI--32.7

On the bubble (no particular order):

Juuse Saros, NAS
Scott Darling, CAR
Anders Nilsson, VAN
Jaroslav Halak, BOS
Aaron Dell, SJ
Cam Ward, CHI
Jonathan Bernier, DET
Linus Ullmark, BUF

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