Fantasy Hockey Defensemen Rankings




Live updated fantasy hockey defensemen rankings.

Our fantasy hockey defenseman rankings project the next 2 to 3 seasons, and consider each player's track record, upside, age, team and injury history. Because fantasy league categories vary widely, these rankings focus on point production.





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Players listed above (in plain text form; not constantly updated or reordered): John Carlson, WAS Cale Makar, COL Quinn Hughes, VAN Victor Hedman, TB Roman Josi, NAS Shea Theodore, VGK Morgan Rielly, TOR Dougie Hamilton, CAR Torey Krug, STL Rasmus Dahlin, BUF Brent Burns, SJ Alex Pietrangelo, VGK Tyson Barrie, EDM Erik Karlsson, SJ Kris Letang, PIT Thomas Chabot, OTT John Klingberg, DAL Miro Heiskanen, DAL Seth Jones, CBJ Shea Weber, MTL Zach Werenski, CBJ Aaron Ekblad, FLA Ivan Provorov, PHI Jeff Petry, MTL Adam Fox, NYR Drew Doughty, LA Charlie McAvoy, BOS Oliver Ekman-Larsson, AZ Neal Pionk, NYR Ryan Ellis, NAS Keith Yandle, FLA Ryan Pulock, NYI Ryan Suter, MIN Rasmus Ristolainen, BUF Matt Dumba, MIN Mikhail Sergachev, TB Mattias Ekholm, NAS Mark Giordano, CGY Samuel Girard, COL Jared Spurgeon, MIN Josh Morrissey, WPG Darnell Nurse, EDM Filip Hronek, DET Jakob Chychrun, AZ Duncan Keith, CHI Jaccob Slavin, CAR Rasmus Andersson, CGY Jake Muzzin, TOR Oscar Klefbom, EDM Ty Smith, NJ ON THE BUBBLE (NOT ORDERED/MAINTAINED) Kevin Shattenkirk, ANH Tony Deangelo, NYR Jacob Trouba, NYR Damon Severson, NJ Matt Grzelcyk, BOS Justin Faulk, STL Erik Gustafsson, PHI Bowen Byram, COL Colton Parayko, STL Brandon Montour, BUF Alex Edler, VAN Noah Dobson, NYI P.K. Subban, NJ Justin Schultz, WAS TJ Brodie, TOR Vince Dunn, STL Alex Goligoski, AZ Shayne Gostisbehere, PHI Will Butcher, NJ Tyler Myers, VAN Jake Gardiner, CAR Cam Fowler, ANH Matt Niskanen, PHI Nick Leddy, NYI Colin Miller, BUF Ryan McDonagh, TB Sami Vatanen, NJ Hampus Lindholm, ANH Marc-Edouard Vlasic, SJ Dmitry Orlov, WAS Noah Hanifin, CGY Brady Skjei, CAR Mike Matheson, PIT Brent Seabrook, CHI Alec Martinez, VGK Nate Schmidt, VAN Josh Manson, ANH Esa Lindell, DAL Olli Maatta Nikita Zaitsev, OTT