NHL Progressive Leaders and Records for Adjusted Goals Against Average

Active players are listed in bold.
Members of the Hockey Hall of Fame are marked with an asterisk (*).

Rate Statistic Requirements

Table
  Yearly GAA/A   Active GAA/A   Career GAA/A   Single Season GAA/A
1917-18Georges Vezina 2.153               Georges Vezina 2.153
1918-19Clint Benedict 1.823               Clint Benedict 1.823
1919-20Clint Benedict 1.455               Clint Benedict 1.455
1920-21Clint Benedict 2.011               Clint Benedict 1.455
1921-22Clint Benedict 2.464               Clint Benedict 1.455
1922-23Clint Benedict 1.857               Clint Benedict 1.455
1923-24Georges Vezina 2.097               Clint Benedict 1.455
1924-25Georges Vezina 2.097               Clint Benedict 1.455
1925-26Alec Connell 1.386               Alec Connell 1.386
1926-27Clint Benedict 2.183   Clint Benedict 2.230   Clint Benedict 2.230   Alec Connell 1.386
1927-28George Hainsworth 1.648   Clint Benedict 2.302   Clint Benedict 2.302   Alec Connell 1.386
1928-29George Hainsworth 1.907   Clint Benedict 2.398   Clint Benedict 2.398   Alec Connell 1.386
1929-30Tiny Thompson 2.261   Clint Benedict 2.425   Clint Benedict 2.425   Alec Connell 1.386
1930-31Roy Worters 2.022   Alec Connell 2.547   Clint Benedict 2.425   Alec Connell 1.386
1931-32Charlie Gardiner 2.248   George Hainsworth 2.263   George Hainsworth 2.263   Alec Connell 1.386
1932-33Tiny Thompson 2.340   George Hainsworth 2.402   George Hainsworth 2.402   Alec Connell 1.386
1933-34Wilf Cude 1.875   George Hainsworth 2.496   Clint Benedict 2.425   Alec Connell 1.386
1934-35Lorne Chabot 2.143   George Hainsworth 2.524   Clint Benedict 2.425   Alec Connell 1.386
1935-36Tiny Thompson 2.355   George Hainsworth 2.582   Clint Benedict 2.425   Alec Connell 1.386
1936-37Normie Smith 2.537   Alec Connell 2.568   Clint Benedict 2.425   Alec Connell 1.386
1937-38Tiny Thompson 2.141   Tiny Thompson 2.598   Clint Benedict 2.425   Alec Connell 1.386
1938-39Frank Brimsek 1.816   Tiny Thompson 2.630   Clint Benedict 2.425   Alec Connell 1.386
1939-40Dave Kerr 1.800   Dave Kerr 2.674   Clint Benedict 2.425   Alec Connell 1.386
1940-41Turk Broda 2.263   Dave Kerr 2.701   Clint Benedict 2.425   Alec Connell 1.386
1941-42Frank Brimsek 2.253   Turk Broda 2.715   Clint Benedict 2.425   Alec Connell 1.386
1942-43Johnny Mowers 1.934   Turk Broda 2.698   Clint Benedict 2.425   Alec Connell 1.386
1943-44Bill Durnan 1.460         Clint Benedict 2.425   Alec Connell 1.386
1944-45Bill Durnan 1.840   Mike Karakas 3.194   Clint Benedict 2.425   Alec Connell 1.386
1945-46Bill Durnan 2.250   Frank Brimsek 2.415   Frank Brimsek 2.415   Alec Connell 1.386
1946-47Bill Durnan 2.067   Frank Brimsek 2.472   Clint Benedict 2.425   Alec Connell 1.386
1947-48Turk Broda 2.350   Bill Durnan 2.101   Bill Durnan 2.101   Alec Connell 1.386
1948-49Bill Durnan 2.217   Bill Durnan 2.123   Bill Durnan 2.123   Alec Connell 1.386
1949-50Bill Durnan 2.344   Bill Durnan 2.160   Bill Durnan 2.160   Alec Connell 1.386
1950-51Al Rollins 1.896   Turk Broda 2.682   Bill Durnan 2.160   Alec Connell 1.386
1951-52Terry Sawchuk 2.086   Turk Broda 2.685   Bill Durnan 2.160   Alec Connell 1.386
1952-53Terry Sawchuk 2.302   Harry Lumley 3.150   Bill Durnan 2.160   Alec Connell 1.386
1953-54Harry Lumley 2.217   Terry Sawchuk 2.204   Bill Durnan 2.160   Alec Connell 1.386
1954-55Harry Lumley 2.203   Terry Sawchuk 2.209   Bill Durnan 2.160   Alec Connell 1.386
1955-56Jacques Plante 2.141   Terry Sawchuk 2.366   Bill Durnan 2.160   Alec Connell 1.386
1956-57Jacques Plante 2.164   Terry Sawchuk 2.390   Bill Durnan 2.160   Alec Connell 1.386
1957-58Jacques Plante 2.197   Jacques Plante 2.212   Bill Durnan 2.160   Alec Connell 1.386
1958-59Jacques Plante 2.160   Jacques Plante 2.201   Bill Durnan 2.160   Alec Connell 1.386
1959-60Jacques Plante 2.551   Jacques Plante 2.263   Bill Durnan 2.160   Alec Connell 1.386
1960-61Johnny Bower 2.466   Jacques Plante 2.315   Bill Durnan 2.160   Alec Connell 1.386
1961-62Jacques Plante 2.300   Jacques Plante 2.313   Bill Durnan 2.160   Alec Connell 1.386
1962-63Glenn Hall 2.455   Jacques Plante 2.331   Bill Durnan 2.160   Alec Connell 1.386
1963-64Johnny Bower 2.233   Jacques Plante 2.492   Bill Durnan 2.160   Alec Connell 1.386
1964-65Johnny Bower 2.471   Jacques Plante 2.548   Bill Durnan 2.160   Alec Connell 1.386
1965-66Johnny Bower 2.192   Glenn Hall 2.609   Bill Durnan 2.160   Alec Connell 1.386
1966-67Glenn Hall 2.380   Glenn Hall 2.600   Bill Durnan 2.160   Alec Connell 1.386
1967-68Gump Worsley 2.142   Glenn Hall 2.606   Bill Durnan 2.160   Alec Connell 1.386
1968-69Jacques Plante 1.964   Jacques Plante 2.518   Bill Durnan 2.160   Alec Connell 1.386
1969-70Ernie Wakely 2.180   Jacques Plante 2.506   Bill Durnan 2.160   Alec Connell 1.386
1970-71Jacques Plante 1.803   Jacques Plante 2.470   Bill Durnan 2.160   Alec Connell 1.386
1971-72Tony Esposito 1.727   Jacques Plante 2.475   Bill Durnan 2.160   Alec Connell 1.386
1972-73Ken Dryden 2.066   Jacques Plante 2.482   Bill Durnan 2.160   Alec Connell 1.386
1973-74Bernie Parent 1.752   Tony Esposito 2.105   Tony Esposito 2.105   Alec Connell 1.386
1974-75Bernie Parent 1.782   Tony Esposito 2.164   Bill Durnan 2.160   Alec Connell 1.386
1975-76Ken Dryden 1.776   Tony Esposito 2.236   Bill Durnan 2.160   Alec Connell 1.386
1976-77Michel Larocque 1.889   Ken Dryden 2.061   Ken Dryden 2.061   Alec Connell 1.386
1977-78Ken Dryden 1.876   Ken Dryden 2.033   Ken Dryden 2.033   Alec Connell 1.386
1978-79Ken Dryden 1.983   Ken Dryden 2.027   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
1979-80Bob Sauve 2.043   Glenn Resch 2.212   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
1980-81Richard Sevigny 1.891   Glenn Resch 2.257   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
1981-82Denis Herron 1.978   Glenn Resch 2.393   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
1982-83Pete Peeters 1.844   Glenn Resch 2.510   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
1983-84Pat Riggin 2.062   Tony Esposito 2.571   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
1984-85Tom Barrasso 2.087   Pete Peeters 2.413   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
1985-86Bob Froese 1.958   Pete Peeters 2.448   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
1986-87Brian Hayward 2.369   Pete Peeters 2.471   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
1987-88Pete Peeters 2.310   Pete Peeters 2.458   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
1988-89Patrick Roy 2.034   Pete Peeters 2.449   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
1989-90Mike Liut 2.110   Pete Peeters 2.481   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
1990-91Ed Belfour 2.181   Patrick Roy 2.325   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
1991-92Patrick Roy 2.089   Patrick Roy 2.280   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
1992-93Felix Potvin 2.114   Patrick Roy 2.345   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
1993-94Dominik Hasek 1.840   Patrick Roy 2.349   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
1994-95Dominik Hasek 2.185   Ed Belfour 2.373   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
1995-96Chris Osgood 2.127   Ed Belfour 2.418   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
1996-97Martin Brodeur 1.985   Dominik Hasek 2.356   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
1997-98Ed Belfour 2.212   Martin Brodeur 2.247   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
1998-99Ron Tugnutt 2.105   Martin Brodeur 2.336   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
1999-00Brian Boucher 2.179   Dominik Hasek 2.361   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
2000-01Marty Turco 2.133   Dominik Hasek 2.362   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
2001-02Patrick Roy 2.306   Dominik Hasek 2.386   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
2002-03Marty Turco 2.004   Martin Brodeur 2.415   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
2003-04Miikka Kiprusoff 2.060   Dominik Hasek 2.394   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
2004-05            Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
2005-06Miikka Kiprusoff 2.096   Marty Turco 2.353   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
2006-07Niklas Backstrom 2.128   Dominik Hasek 2.362   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
2007-08Chris Osgood 2.391   Dominik Hasek 2.367   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
2008-09Tim Thomas 2.301   Martin Brodeur 2.441   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
2009-10Tuukka Rask 2.201   Martin Brodeur 2.446   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
2010-11Tim Thomas 2.283   Martin Brodeur 2.463   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
2011-12Brian Elliott 1.825   Martin Brodeur 2.482   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
2012-13Craig Anderson 1.985   Martin Brodeur 2.486   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
2013-14Josh Harding 1.942   Martin Brodeur 2.500   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
2014-15Carey Price 2.323   Martin Brodeur 2.504   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
2015-16Ben Bishop 2.444   Cory Schneider 2.546   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
2016-17Sergei Bobrovsky 2.326   Jonathan Quick 2.624   Ken Dryden 2.027   Alec Connell 1.386
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