All throughout the NHL season I will be following the stars of tomorrow. My criteria for these players is two years in the NHL or less than 160 games combined (with minor exceptions).
Many players take that next big step in year three and really come into their own—some sooner, some later. Regardless, the development of a star is fascinating to watch.
Today I update my rankings with the top 10 rising goalies in the game today. There are four newcomers to the list that were not there to start the season. The six remaining goalies have moved up or down based on their play so far this season.
Let's take a look at who's living up to expectations and who is not.