Which Active NHL Players are on the Verge to Reach the 250-Goal Milestone? Who Will Likely Get Their 250th Goal During the 2020s?
Hello Everyone! Welcome to Sports Teller! Today, we will be going over the List of Active NHL Players Close to 250 Goals. In fact, we will be showcasing the majority of the members from the prestigious 250th Goal Club. Without further adieu, let’s begin!
List of Active NHL Players Close to 250 Goals
Which NHL Scorers are Members of the 250th Goal Club
With Patric Horqvist (Panthers) and Loui Eriksson (Canucks) joining the 250th Goal Club recently, which players are next in line to collect their 250th career score in net? Before we can get into the active players who could be next to join the 250th Goal Club, let’s name some of the players who are already in that club! In February 2020, Claude Giroux (Flyers) collected his 250th career goal during a game vs. Capitals. Recently, Bobby Ryan (Senators) reached the 250-Goal milestone during the 2019-2020 NHL Season.
There are Hockey Hall of Famers as well as current players who are members of the 250th Goal Club. Those players are the following: Wayne Gretzky, Jarome Iginla, Teemu Selanne Jaromir Jagr, Gordie Howe, Steve Yzerman, Brett Hull, and Joe Sakic.
Who Will be the Next Active NHL Player to Collect His 250th Career Goal?
Now that you know which hockey legends collected 250 or more goals in their lifetime, we can discuss which active players are in line to become the next member of the 250th Goal Club. For the list of active players who are on the verge of 250 career goals, please refer to the information below!
Stats as of Thursday, April 15, 2021
- Matt Duchene (Predators)-248 Career Goals
- David Backes (Ducks)-248 Career Goals
- Jordan Eberle (Islanders)-239 Career Goals
- Jordan Staal (Hurricanes)-238 Career Goals
- David Perron (Blues)-236 Career Goals
- Shea Weber (Canadiens)-223 Career Goals
- Taylor Hall (Bruins)-220 Career Goals
- Vladimir Tarasenko (Blues)-217 Career Goals
- Brent Burns (Sharks)-215 Career Goals
Thanks for reading the List of Active NHL Players Close to 250 Goals courtesy of Sports Teller! Please feel free to look at the other posts that cover various sports to choose from on sports-teller.com! If you like this post, please feel free to subscribe to the Sports Teller website for daily/weekly post updates! You can also follow Sports Teller on Twitter and Facebook! Please subscribe to our YouTube Channel for videos about the up-to-date sports news! Sports Teller-Tell it Like it is!