Rookie Goalies To Win Stanley Cup
Rookie goalies to win Stanley Cup are Matt Murray, Ken Dryden, Patrick Roy, and more. Jordan Binnington also makes it to the list.
Some other rookie netminders to make the final playoffs are Juuse Saros, Andrei Vasilevskiy, Manny Fernandez and Charlie Hodge.
Jordan Binnington has a record for the most playoff wins by a rookie goalie in NHL in a single postseason. He has set the record for 16 playoff games wins.
Binnington plays for the St. Louis Blues team. His team defeated the Boston Bruins in the best-of-seven series in 2019 and was named the NHL Rookie of the Month.
The 25-year-old is the first Blues goaltender to have set a record for a shoutout in the playoffs.
Matt Murray is the two-time two Stanley Cup as a rookie in consecutive years. He won the championship trophy in 2016 and 2017.
Murray was drafted by Pittsburgh Penguins in the third round with 83rd overall in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft. He is the youngest goaltender in the Penguin's history to start a post-season game.
The athlete played 13 games in season 2015-16 as a rookie and was still a rookie after playing 49 regular season games in 2017.
Ken Dryden helped Montreal Canadiens win 6 Stanley Cups in 1973, 1976, 1977, 1978, and 1979 in eight seasons. During the 1970-71 season, he won the playoff MVP honors.
Dryden has the title of the first and only player to win the Conn Smythe Trophy before winning the Rookie of the Year award. He also had the only goaltender to win both the championship before losing a regular-season game.
The player has won the Vezina Trophy five times. He has also made it to the Ontario Sports Hall Of Fame honored member.