The writing is on the wall – it is highly likely that Philipp Grubauer will not return to the Washington Capitals as a back-up goalie. Brian MacLellan said as much on Wednesday during the media interviews. Grubi wants, and deserves, a starting spot.
So what are the likely options being touted about? How about replacing Jaroslav Halak of the Islanders. Halak could be on the move which means this might be the best option available for Grubauer. The Isles seem dissatisfied with their backup goalies so we think they won’t be moving them into the starting spot anytime soon. Continue reading “No Shortage of Good Goalies Looking for Contracts, Including Caps Grubauer”