Vegas Golden Knights Roster 2022-2023

The Vegas Golden Knights roster is packed with talent, including Jack Eichel, Mark Stone, and defenseman Shea Theodore. These players, along with several other skilled teammates, have helped lead the Golden Knights to the playoffs in past seasons. Find out more about the Golden Knights team below:

Who is the Vegas Golden Knights captain?

Vegas Golden Knights Roster - Mark Stone
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Mark Stone is the captain of the Vegas Golden Knights.

He was drafted by the Ottawa Senators in the sixth round of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft, 178th overall. He made his NHL debut in 2012 and was traded to the Vegas Golden Knights in 2019.

Who is the Vegas Golden Knights’ best all-time captain?

The Vegas Golden Knights are a relatively new franchise, as such, they have only had two captains in their brief history: Deryk Engelland and Mark Stone.

While Deryk Engelland was the team’s inaugural captain and played an important role in the team’s early success, Mark Stone has since taken over the captaincy and is widely considered the team’s best all-time captain.

Since becoming captain, Stone has led the Golden Knights to continued success, helping them reach the playoffs in multiple seasons.


  • 22, RW, Michael Amadio (Sault Ste, Marie, ON, CAN)
  • 49. C, Ivan Barbashev (Moscow, RUS)
  • 53, C, Teddy Blueger (Riga, LVA)
  • 28. LW, William Carrier (LaSalle, QC, CAN)
  • 43, C, Paul Cotter (Canton, MI, USA)
  • 16, LW, Pavel Dorofeyev (Nizhny Tagil, RUS)
  • 9, C, Jack Eichel (North Chelmsford, MA, USA)
  • 21, C, Brett Howden (Calgary, AB, CAN)
  • 71, C, William Karlsson (Masta, SWE)
  • 8, RW, Phil Kessel (Madison, WI, USA)
  • 55, RW, Keegan Kolesar (Brandon, MB, CAN)
  • 81, RW, Jonathan Marchessault (Cap-Rouge, QC, CAN)
  • 41, C, Nolan Patrick (Winnipeg, MB, CAN)
  • 10, C, Nicolas Roy (Amos, QC, CAN)
  • 19, RW, Reilly Smith (Mimico, ON, CAN)
  • 20, C, Chandler Stephenson (Saskatoon, SK, CAN)
  • 61, RW, Mark Stone (C) (Winnipeg, MB, CAN)


  • 14, D, Nicolas Hague (Kitchener, ON, CAN)
  • 17. D, Ben Hutton (Brockville, ON, CAN)
  • 23, D, Alec Martinez (Rochester Hills, MI, USA)
  • 3, D, Brayden McNabb (Davidson, SK, CAN)
  • 94, D, Brayden Pachal (Estevan, SK, CAN)
  • 7, D, Alex Pietrangelo (King City, ON, CAN)
  • 27, D, Shea Theodore (Aldergrove, BC, CAN)
  • 2, D, Zach Whitecloud (Brandon, MB, CAN)

Who is the starting goaltender for the Vegas Golden Knights?

Jonathan Quick is the starting goaltender for the Vegas Golden Knights.

Quick is known for his quick reflexes, excellent positioning, and calm demeanor under pressure. Before joining the Golden Knights in 2023, Quick had a career save percentage of .912 and a goals-against average of 2.40, and has recorded over 300 wins in his NHL career.


  • 39, G, Laurent Brossoit (Port Alberni, BC, CAN)
  • 33, G, Adin Hill (Comox, BC, CAN)
  • 32, G, Jonathan Quick (Milford, CT, USA)
  • 36, G, Logan Thompson (Calgary, AB, CAN)

Who is the Vegas Golden Knights’ best all-time goaltender?

Marc-Andre Fleury is considered the team’s best all-time goaltender.

Fleury was selected by the Golden Knights in the 2017 NHL Expansion Draft and was the starting goaltender until 2021 when he was traded to the Chicago Blackhawks due to free up salary cap space.

During his time with the Golden Knights, Fleury played a key role in the team’s inaugural season, helping lead them to the Stanley Cup Finals.

Over the course of his tenure with the Golden Knights, Fleury has consistently been one of the league’s top goaltenders, earning numerous accolades and honors. He has been named to the NHL All-Star team multiple times, and in the 2020-2021 season, he won the Vezina Trophy as the league’s top goaltender.

Vegas Golden Knights Prospects

  • Brendan Brisson: Brisson was selected by the Vegas Golden Knights in the first round, 29th overall, of the 2020 NHL Entry Draft. In the 2019-2020 season, for the Chicago Steel, he scored 24 goals and added 35 assists for a total of 59 points in 45 games played.
  • Pavel Dorofeyev: Dorofeyev was selected by the Vegas Golden Knights in the third round, 79th overall, of the 2019 NHL Entry Draft.
  • Ivan Morozov: Morozov was selected by the Vegas Golden Knights in the second round, 61st overall, of the 2018 NHL Entry Draft.

Has a Vegas Golden Knights player ever won an MVP?

No Vegas Golden Knights player has ever won the MVP. However, in the team’s inaugural season in 2017-2018, forward William Karlsson was named a finalist for the award. During that season, Karlsson scored 43 goals and earned 35 assists for a total of 78 points.

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Who is the best player for the Vegas Golden Knights?

Jonathan Marchessault is considered the best current player for the Vegas Golden Knights.

Marchessault was born on December 27, 1990, in Cap-Rouge, Quebec, Canada, and has played for the Vegas Golden Knights since 2017. In his time with the Vegas Golden Knights, Marchessault has been a key player, helping lead them to the playoffs in each of his first four seasons with the team.

He was a key contributor during the team’s run to the Stanley Cup Finals in their inaugural season in 2017-2018, scoring eight goals and adding 10 assists over the course of the playoffs.

Who is the most famous Vegas Golden Knights player of all time?

Marc-Andre Fleury is considered one of the most famous players in the team’s short history. However, Mark Stone and Shea Theodore are also highly regarded.