Definition of goalie
Recent Examples of goalie from the Web
The Rangers also agreed to a one-year, $1.3 million deal with veteran goalie Ondrej Pavelec to be the backup to Henrik Lundqvist.
Anchorage's Ty Conklin, who played nine seasons in the NHL before retiring in 2012, is the only other Alaska goalie to play in the NHL.
Goaltender Petr Mrazek, who a year ago was the Wings’ goalie of the future, was available to Vegas.
Some past players taken in the 75-to-80 range include forwards Mike Knuble and Alexei Zhamnov, and goalie Craig Anderson.
A goal shot off the back of the goalie from behind the cage is one of those legendary things that makes the sport so fun.
Penguins goalie Matt Murray stopped 27 shots to register back-to-back shutouts following a 24-save outing in a 6-0 win in Game 5.
The Penguins lost consecutive games for only the second time this postseason and Game 4 marked the first time Penguins goalie Matt Murray lost back-to-back starts in the playoffs.
Second half—6, Real Salt Lake, Holness, 1 (Plata), 70th. 7, Real Salt Lake, Beckerman, 1 (Rusnak), 72nd. 8, Dallas, Ferreira, 1 (Barrios), 89th. Goalies—
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'goalie'. Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
First Known Use of goalie
GOALIE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of goalie for English Language Learners
: a player who defends the goal in a game (such as soccer or hockey)
GOALIE Defined for Kids
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up goalie? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).