NHL & WHA Career Playoff Leaders and Records for Goals Against Average

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

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NHL Leaders

NHL Leaders Table
RankPlayerYearsGAA
1.Clint Benedict* 1917-301.219
2.Lorne Chabot 1926-371.509
3.John Ross Roach 1921-351.633
4.Dave Kerr 1930-411.743
5.Patrick Lalime 1996-111.765
6.Gerry McNeil 1947-571.839
7.Tiny Thompson* 1928-401.876
8.George Hainsworth* 1926-371.929
9.Turk Broda* 1936-521.982
10.Martin Brodeur* 1991-152.019
11.Dominik Hasek* 1990-082.022
12.Bill Durnan* 1943-502.070
13.Tim Thomas 2002-142.081
14.Jean-Sebastien Giguere 1996-142.084
15.Chris Osgood 1993-112.094
16.Braden Holtby 2010-192.094
17.Jacques Plante* 1952-732.122
18.Ben Bishop 2008-192.125
19.Olaf Kolzig 1989-092.144
20.Matt Murray 2015-192.159
21.Marty Turco 2000-122.165
22.Ed Belfour* 1988-072.171
23.Tuukka Rask 2007-192.187
24.Jonathan Quick 2007-192.229
25.Ron Tugnutt 1987-042.267
26.Henrik Lundqvist 2005-192.280
27.Corey Crawford 2005-192.283
28.Byron Dafoe 1992-042.287
29.Patrick Roy* 1984-032.305
30.Miikka Kiprusoff 2000-132.320
31.Craig Anderson 2002-192.346
32.Jonas Hiller 2007-162.350
33.Brian Boucher 1999-132.363
34.Martin Jones 2013-192.371
35.Cam Ward 2005-192.379
36.Jaroslav Halak 2006-192.388
37.Nikolai Khabibulin 1994-142.403
38.Ken Dryden* 1970-792.408
39.Curtis Joseph 1989-092.421
40.Evgeni Nabokov 1999-152.427
41.Bernie Parent* 1965-792.437
42.Jordan Binnington 2015-192.462
43.Harry Lumley* 1943-602.463
44.Johnny Bower* 1953-702.468
45.Roberto Luongo 1999-192.487
46.Pekka Rinne 2005-192.491
47.John Davidson 1973-832.492
48.Ryan Miller 2002-192.523
49.Terry Sawchuk* 1949-702.529
50.Carey Price 2007-192.535
51.Dwayne Roloson 1996-122.539
52.Frank Brimsek* 1938-502.540
53.Johnny Mowers 1940-472.542
54.Semyon Varlamov 2008-192.572
55.Glenn Resch 1973-872.572
56.Jimmy Howard 2005-192.577
57.Marc-Andre Fleury 2003-192.589
58.Frederik Andersen 2013-192.629
59.Ray Emery 2002-152.636
60.Felix Potvin 1991-042.639
61.Cesare Maniago 1960-782.679
62.John Vanbiesbrouck 1981-022.680
63.Mike Vernon 1982-022.683
64.Mike Richter 1989-032.685
65.Gerry Cheevers* 1961-802.695
66.Steve Penney 1983-882.696
67.Billy Smith* 1971-892.718
68.Devan Dubnyk 2009-192.721
69.Robert Esche 1998-072.733
70.Roger Crozier 1963-772.754
71.Brian Elliott 2007-192.756
72.Jim Henry 1941-552.757
73.Antti Niemi 2008-192.770
74.Ilya Bryzgalov 2001-152.778
75.Gump Worsley* 1952-742.779
76.Rogie Vachon* 1966-822.781
77.Glenn Hall* 1952-712.786
78.Jose Theodore 1995-132.788
79.John Gibson 2013-192.804
80.Andrei Vasilevskiy 2014-192.829
81.Ed Giacomin* 1965-782.830
82.Kirk McLean 1985-012.836
83.Arturs Irbe 1991-042.858
84.Ken Wregget 1983-002.877
85.Grant Fuhr* 1981-002.924
86.Tim Cheveldae 1988-973.002
87.Tom Barrasso 1983-033.012
88.Mike Palmateer 1976-843.028
89.Ron Hextall 1986-993.034
90.Gilles Gilbert 1969-833.038
91.Andy Moog 1980-983.039
92.Bill Ranford 1985-003.069
93.Steve Shields 1995-063.075
94.Jon Casey 1983-973.078
95.Tony Esposito* 1968-843.086
96.Bob Sauve 1976-893.098
97.Wayne Stephenson 1971-813.137
98.Sergei Bobrovsky 2010-193.142
99.Glen Hanlon 1977-913.153
100.Pat Riggin 1979-883.252
101.Mario Gosselin 1983-943.278
102.Kelly Hrudey 1983-983.293
103.Dan Cloutier 1997-083.307
104.Sean Burke 1987-073.322
105.Pete Peeters 1978-913.324
106.Richard Brodeur 1979-883.330
107.Vincent Riendeau 1987-953.336
108.Don Beaupre 1980-973.353
109.Glenn Healy 1985-013.361
110.Mike Liut 1979-923.389
111.Chris Terreri 1986-013.390
112.Greg Millen 1978-923.429
113.Don Edwards 1976-863.462
114.Gerry Desjardins 1968-783.465
115.Dan Bouchard 1972-863.471
116.Gilles Meloche 1970-883.495
117.Brian Hayward 1982-933.499
118.Rick Wamsley 1980-933.505
119.Greg Stefan 1981-903.550
120.Reggie Lemelin 1978-933.567
121.Murray Bannerman 1977-874.275

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