Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Philipp Grubauer
Philipp Grubauer was born on November 25, 1991, in Rosenheim, Germany. A star junior goaltender for in his homeland, he then joined the Belleville Bulls of the Ontario Hockey League in 2008. In January of 2010, Grubauer was traded as part of a seven player deal to the Windsor Spitfires. He would help the club to the Memorial Cup title, leading all goaltenders in the tournament with a .930 save percentage and a 2.14 GAA. Grubauer would conclude his OHL career conclude with the Kingston Frontenacs, following a trade in the summer of 2010.

Selected by the Washington Capitals in the fourth round of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft, Grubauer would make his professional debut in the ECHL with the South Carolina Stingrays in 2011.

The Capitals ECHL affiliate became the Reading Royals in 2012 and Grubauer would tend goal for the club. When the NHL lockout ended, Grubauer was promoted to the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League.

Injuries in the Capitals' goal crease resulted in the Grubauer's recall from the American League. He made his NHL debut on February 27, 2013, coming on in relief in a 4-1 loss at the hands of the Philadelphia Flyers. He would make his first NHL start a few nights later. He made 40 saves in his debut, but the Capitals fell to the New York Islanders by a score of 5-2.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP W L T SO Avg GP W L T SO Avg
2006-07 Starbulls Rosenheim Jr. Ger-Jr. 6 8.32 3 4.00
2007-08 Starbulls Rosenheim Jr. Ger-Jr. 23 3.31 3 2.65
2007-08 Starbulls Rosenheim German-3 5 1 2.74 7 1.71
2008-09 Belleville Bulls OHL 17 7 8 0 1 3.92 1 0 0 0 4.26
2009-10 Belleville Bulls OHL 31 10 14 5 5 3.14
2009-10 Germany WJC-B 5 5 0 0 2 0.64
2009-10 Windsor Spitfires OHL 19 13 1 2 2 2.37 18 16 2 0 2.68
2010-11 Kingston Frontenacs OHL 38 22 13 3 2 3.61
2010-11 Germany WJC-A 4 0 4 0 0 4.44
2011-12 South Carolina Stingrays ECHL 43 23 13 5 1 2.22
2012-13 Reading Royals ECHL 26 19 5 1 0 2.30
2012-13 Hershey Bears AHL 28 15 9 2 2 2.25 5 2 3 0 3.79
2012-13 Washington Capitals NHL 2 0 1 0 0 3.57
2013-14 Washington Capitals NHL 17 6 5 5 0 2.38
2013-14 Hershey Bears AHL 28 13 13 2 3 2.60
2013-14 Germany WC-A 2 2.03
2014-15 Washington Capitals NHL 1 1 0 0 0 1.85 1 1 0 0 3.00
2014-15 Hershey Bears AHL 49 27 17 5 6 2.30 7 2 4 0 3.35
2015-16 Washington Capitals NHL 22 8 9 1 0 2.32
2016-17 Germany WC-A 2 0 2.42
2016-17 Washington Capitals NHL 24 13 6 2 3 2.04 1 0 0 0 6.32
NHL Totals 66 28 21 8 3 2.25 2 1 0 0 3.79


Surname(s) beginning with