Grubauer will get the start for Thursday's road game against the Red Wings, Isabelle Khurshudyan of The Washington Post reports. Grubauer got lit up in his most recent outing, surrendering five goals in a losing effort against the Flyers on Mar. 18. Be ready to play the 26-year-old German in a much more favorable matchup against Detroit.
Grubauer made 29 saves on 34 shots in a 6-3 loss to the Flyers on Sunday. The Capitals' road woes continue, and this time the finger can't be pointed at Braden Holtby. However, even with this lamentable performance, the Grubauer has had an impressive season. He currently boasts a 2.37 GAA and a .922 save percentage.
Grubauer is set to start Sunday's contest against the Flyers, Isabelle Khurshudyan of The Washington Post reports. Washington's No. 2 netminder remains one of the league's top backups, especially during his current hot streak. In Grubauer's last 11 appearances, he's 7-1-0 with a 1.57 GAA and .946 save percentage, including a pair of shutouts. With Braden Holtby stuck in an ugly stretch of games, Grubauer may find some more starts down the stretch.
Grubauer made 35 saves in Thursday's 7-3 win over the Islanders. Grubauer got plenty of offensive support even though his team was outshot 38-22. The German netminder was making his fourth consecutive start here, and he's now emerged victorious in each of the last three. Grubauer will give way to struggling starter Braden Holtby in Friday's rematch with the Islanders.
Grubauer will start in goal Thursday evening against the Islanders, who will play host to the contest, Isabelle Khurshudyan of The Washington Post reports. This will be the fifth consecutive appearance for Grubauer, who has an outstanding 1.74 GAA and .940 save percentage to complement six wins over 12 appearances since the start of 2018. Braden Holtby, who's surprisingly been trending in the opposite direction, reportedly will get the second half of the back-to-back set.
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