Philipp Grubauer

Age 29 Nov 25, 1991
Rosenheim DEU
Goaltender shoots left
6'1" 185 cm
188 lbs 85 kg
ELC Signing Age 18
Waivers Signing Age 18
UFA Year 2019
Agent Allain Roy
Expansion Draft Status
Eligible
Draft Year 2010
Drafted Overall 112
Draft Round 4
Draft Team Washington Capitals

Transaction History
Apr 12, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer allowed two goals on 37 shots in Monday's 4-2 win over the Coyotes.
Apr 11, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer will get the starting nod for Monday's game against Arizona, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Apr 7, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Jonas Johansson | Johansson gave up one goal on one shot in relief of Philipp Grubauer during Wednesday's 8-3 blowout loss to the Wild.
Apr 7, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer gave up seven goals on 18 shots in Wednesday's 8-3 loss to the Wild.
Apr 7, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer will defend the blue paint during Wednesday's road matchup with Minnesota, Mike Chambers of The Denver Post reports.
Apr 5, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer stopped 21 of 25 shots in Monday's 5-4 win over Minnesota.
Apr 5, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer will guard the road goal in Monday's game versus the Wild, Adrian Dater of ColoradoHockeyNow.com reports.
Apr 3, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer stopped 27 of 28 shots in Saturday's 2-1 win over the Blues.
Apr 2, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer will defend the blue paint during Saturday's matchup with the Blues, (NHL).com's Rick Sadowski reports.
Mar 31, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer turned aside 28 of 31 shots Wednesday in a 9-3 victory over Arizona.
Mar 31, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Per Adrian Dater of ColoradoHockeyNow.com, Grubauer was the first goalie off the ice at morning skate, indicating he'll get the start in goal in Wednesday's home game versus the Coyotes.
Mar 29, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer stopped 13 of 15 shots Monday in a 5-2 win over Anaheim.
Mar 29, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer will protect the home net in Monday's game versus the Ducks, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Mar 27, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer made 31 saves in a 3-2 overtime loss to Las Vegas on Saturday.
Mar 27, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer will guard the home net in Saturday's game versus the Golden Knights, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Mar 25, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer allowed one goal on 19 shots in Thursday's 5-1 win over the Golden Knights.
Mar 25, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer will start between the pipes in Thursday's home game against the Golden Knights, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Mar 23, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Colorado head coach Jared Bednar said Grubauer may get the night off Tuesday against Arizona, Adrian Dater of Colorado Hockey Now reports. The coach indicated Jonas Johansson may start.
Mar 22, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer stopped 24 of 25 shots in Monday's 5-1 win over the Coyotes.
Mar 22, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer will guard the road goal in Monday's game versus the Coyotes, Mike Chambers of The Denver Post reports.
Mar 20, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer made 31 saves in Saturday's 6-0 win over the Wild.
Mar 20, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer will guard the home cage during Saturday's matchup with Minnesota, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Mar 18, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer stopped 19 of 20 shots in Thursday's 5-1 win over the Wild.
Mar 18, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer will patrol the crease during Thursday's home game versus Minnesota, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Mar 16, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer made 15 saves in relief of Hunter Miska in Tuesday's 8-4 win over the Ducks.
Mar 14, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer made 27 saves on 28 shots in Sunday's 4-1 win over the Kings.
Mar 14, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer will defend the home net in Sunday's game versus the Kings, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Mar 12, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer made 18 saves in Friday's 2-0 win over the Kings.
Mar 12, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer will get the starting nod versus the Kings at home Friday, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Mar 10, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer allowed one goal on 14 shots in Wednesday's 2-1 overtime win over the Coyotes.
Mar 10, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer will guard the home goal during Wednesday's game against Arizona, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Mar 8, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer allowed three goals on 14 shots in Monday's 3-2 loss to Arizona.
Mar 8, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer will be between the pipes for Monday's home tilt versus Arizona, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Mar 5, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer allowed two goals on 28 shots in a 3-2 overtime win over the Ducks.
Mar 5, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Per Peter Baugh of The Athletic, Grubauer was the first goalie off the ice at morning skate, indicating he'll start between the pipes in Friday's home game against Anaheim.
Mar 3, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer posted a 26-save shutout in Wednesday's 4-0 win over the Sharks.
Mar 3, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer will defend the blue paint during the Avalanche's road game versus the Sharks on Wednesday, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Mar 1, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer surrendered five goals on 26 shots in Monday's 6-2 loss to the Sharks. The sixth goal was an empty-netter.
Mar 1, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer will defend the road net in Monday's game versus the Sharks, Mike Chambers of The Denver Post reports.
Feb 27, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer allowed two goals on 25 shots in Saturday's 6-2 win over the Coyotes.
Feb 27, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer will start Saturday's game against the Coyotes, Adrian Dater of Colorado Hockey Now reports.
Feb 24, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer surrendered five goals on 24 shots in Wednesday's 6-2 loss to the Wild. The sixth goal was an empty-netter.
Feb 24, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer will start Wednesday's game against Minnesota.
Feb 22, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer allowed three goals on 28 shots in a 3-0 loss to the Golden Knights on Monday.
Feb 22, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer will guard the home cage in Monday's game versus the Golden Knights, Adrian Dater of ColoradoHockeyNow.com reports.
Feb 21, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer set aside 27 of 29 shots from the Golden Knights on Saturday, which was enough for him to secure a 3-2 win outdoors in Lake Tahoe.
Feb 20, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer will start against the Golden Knights in Saturday's outdoor game at Lake Tahoe, Conor McGahey of Altitude TV reports.
Feb 16, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer allowed two goals on 29 shots in Tuesday's 3-2 win over the Golden Knights.
Feb 16, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer will protect the road goal in Tuesday's game versus the Golden Knights, Steve Carp of Gaming Today reports.
Feb 15, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Adam Werner | Werner becomes the top backup for Philipp Grubauer after Hunter Miska was added to the COVID-19 protocol.
Feb 14, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer allowed one goal on 24 shots in Sunday's 1-0 loss to the Golden Knights.
Feb 14, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Adam Werner | Werner was promoted to the active roster and will back up Philipp Grubauer in Sunday's game versus the Golden Knights, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review Journal reports.
Feb 14, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer will defend the road net in Sunday's game versus the Golden Knights, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Feb 4, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer and the Avalanche will have their next three games postponed.
Feb 3, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer and the Avalanche won't play Thursday's game against the Wild after the game was postponed, Adrian Dater of ColoradoHockeyNow.com reports.
Feb 2, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer stopped 27 of 28 shots in a 2-1 win over the Wild on Tuesday.
Feb 2, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer was the first goalie off the ice at Tuesday's game-day skate, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports, indicating he'll be between the pipes at home against the Wild.
Jan 30, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer stopped 19 of 20 shots in Saturday's 5-1 win over the Wild.
Jan 30, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer will patrol the crease during Saturday's road matchup with Minnesota, Jessi Pierce of The Athletic reports.
Jan 28, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer posted a 21-save shutout in Thursday's 3-0 win over the Sharks.
Jan 28, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer will defend the home net in Thursday's game against the Sharks, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Jan 28, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | With backup goalie Pavel Francouz (lower body) placed on injured reserve, the Avalanche may need to play Grubauer more than originally planned.
Jan 26, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer stopped 27 of 30 shots in Tuesday's 7-3 win over the Sharks.
Jan 26, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer will defend the home net in Tuesday's game versus the Sharks, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Jan 24, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer allowed two goals on only 14 shots in Sunday's 3-1 loss to the Ducks. The third goal was an empty-netter.
Jan 24, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer will defend the road net in Sunday's game against the Ducks, Mike Chambers of The Denver Post reports.
Jan 22, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer turned aside 36 of 38 shots in Friday's 3-2 overtime win over the Ducks.
Jan 22, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer will start between the pipes in Friday's road game versus the Ducks, Andy Vernier of the Avalanche's official site reports.
Jan 19, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer stopped 23 of 25 shots in Tuesday's 3-2 win over the Kings.
Jan 19, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer will guard the road cage in Tuesday's game against the Kings, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Jan 15, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer posted a 20-save shutout in Friday's 8-0 win over the Blues.
Jan 15, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer was the first goalie to exit the ice Friday, Adrian Dater of ColoradoHockeyNow.com reports, indicating he'll start at home versus St. Louis.
Jan 13, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer yielded four goals on 32 shots in Wednesday's 4-1 loss to the Blues.
Jan 11, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Colorado head coach Jared Bednar named Grubauer the starting goalie for Wednesday's season opener against St. Louis, Mike Chambers of the Denver Post reports.
Jan 10, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Pavel Francouz | Francouz is expected to start the season as Philipp Grubauer's backup in Wednesday's game against the Blues, Rick Sadowski of (NHL).com reports.
Jan 10, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer is expected to start in Wednesday's season-opener against the Blues, Adrian Dater of ColoradoHockeyNow.com reports.
Jan 10, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer took part in Saturday's scrimmage, Ron Knabenbauer of the Avalanche's official site reports.
Jan 8, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer (undisclosed) took the ice for the first time Friday, Rick Sadowski of (NHL).com reports.
Jan 4, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Grubauer (undisclosed) was deemed unfit to play for the start of training camp Monday by coach Jared Bednar, Rick Sadowski of (NHL).com reports.
Jan 3, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Philipp Grubauer | Coach Jared Bednar said Sunday that Grubauer (groin) is ready for the 2020-21 season, Mike Chambers of The Denver Post reports.
Jul 9, 2020 Activated Colorado Avalanche | activated G Philipp Grubauer from injured reserve.
Nov 19, 2019 Activated Colorado Avalanche | activated G Philipp Grubauer from injured reserve.
Jun 23, 2018 Colorado Avalanche | signed G Philipp Grubauer to a three-year, $10 million contract.
Jun 22, 2018 Trade Colorado Avalanche | acquired G Philipp Grubauer and D Brooks Orpik from the Washington Capitals for a 2018 second-round draft pick.
Jul 6, 2017 Washington Capitals | re-signed G Philipp Grubauer to a one-year, $1.5 million contract.
Jun 15, 2015 Washington Capitals | re-signed G Philipp Grubauer to a two-year, $1.5 million contract.
Apr 28, 2015 Assigned Washington Capitals | assigned G Philipp Grubauer to Hershey (AHL).
Apr 17, 2015 Recalled Washington Capitals | recalled G Philipp Grubauer from Hershey (AHL).
Mar 17, 2015 Assigned Washington Capitals | assigned G Philipp Grubauer to Hershey (AHL).
Mar 15, 2015 Recalled Washington Capitals | recalled G Philipp Grubauer from Hershey (AHL).
Feb 7, 2015 Assigned Washington Capitals | assigned G Philipp Grubauer to Hershey (AHL).
Feb 6, 2015 Recalled Washington Capitals | recalled G Philipp Grubauer from Hershey (AHL).
Mar 6, 2014 Assigned Washington Capitals | assigned G Philipp Grubauer to Hershey (AHL).
Mar 5, 2014 Recalled Washington Capitals | recalled G Philipp Grubauer from Hershey (AHL).
Jan 20, 2014 Assigned Washington Capitals | assigned G Philipp Grubauer to Hershey (AHL).
Nov 30, 2013 Recalled Washington Capitals | recalled G Philipp Grubauer from Hershey (AHL).
May 10, 2013 Recalled Washington Capitals | recalled G Philipp Grubauer from Hershey (AHL).
Apr 1, 2013 Assigned Washington Capitals | assigned G Philipp Grubauer to Hershey (AHL).
Mar 31, 2013 Recalled Washington Capitals | recalled G Philipp Grubauer from Hershey (AHL).
Mar 10, 2013 Assigned Washington Capitals | assigned G Philipp Grubauer to Hershey (AHL).
Mar 7, 2013 Recalled Washington Capitals | recalled G Philipp Grubauer from Hershey (AHL).
Feb 28, 2013 Assigned Washington Capitals | assigned G Philipp Grubauer to Hershey (AHL).
Feb 27, 2013 Recalled Washington Capitals | recalled G Philipp Grubauer from Hershey (AHL).
Sep 15, 2012 Assigned Washington Capitals | assigned G Philipp Grubauer to Hershey (AHL).
Oct 4, 2010 Washington Capitals | (Philipp Grubauer) signed to a three-year entry-level contract.
2020-2021 Regular Season Stats

Philipp Grubauer
GP GAA SV% PIM GSAx
Colorado Avalanche 33 2 0.919 0 5.68
Philipp Grubauer Stats by Elite Prospects Philipp Grubauer Advanced Stats by
Career Stats
Season Team League GP GAA SV% PIM GSAx Playoffs GP GAA SV% PIM
2004-2005 Starbulls Rosenheim U16 Schüler-BL 26 3.08 0.000 0
2005-2006 Starbulls Rosenheim U16 Schüler-BL 21 3.42 0.000 0
2006-2007 Starbulls Rosenheim U18 DNL 6 8.31 0.000 0 Playoffs 3 4 0.000 0
2007-2008 Starbulls Rosenheim Germany3 5 2.73 0.000 0
2007-2008 Germany U18 WJC-18 4 4.16 0.877 0
2007-2008 Starbulls Rosenheim U18 DNL 23 3.31 0.000 0 Playoffs 3 2.65 0.000 0
2007-2008 Germany U17 WHC-17 5 3.49 0.909 0
2007-2008 Germany U17 (all) International-Jr 5 3.49 0.909 0
2007-2008 Germany U18 (all) International-Jr 4 4.16 0.877 0
2007-2008 Starbulls Rosenheim Germany3 7 1.71 0.000 0
2008-2009 Belleville Bulls OHL 17 3.93 0.888 0 Playoffs 1 4.26 0.902 0
2008-2009 Germany U20 WJC-20 3 6.61 0.838 0
2008-2009 Germany U20 (all) International-Jr 6 0.000 0
2008-2009 Germany U18 (all) International-Jr 2 2.4 0.000 0
Draft Yr 2009-2010 Belleville Bulls OHL 31 3.14 0.913 0
Draft Yr 2009-2010 Germany U20 WJC-20 D1 5 0.64 0.974 0
Draft Yr 2009-2010 Windsor Spitfires OHL 19 2.37 0.906 0 Playoffs 18 2.69 0.909 0
Draft Yr 2009-2010 Windsor Spitfires M-Cup 4 2.14 0.930 0 Playoffs 18 2.69 0.909 0
Draft Yr 2009-2010 Germany U20 (all) International-Jr 7 0.000 0
2010-2011 Kingston Frontenacs OHL 38 3.62 0.903 0
2010-2011 Germany U20 WJC-20 4 4.44 0.888 0
2010-2011 Germany U20 (all) International-Jr 8 0.000 0
2011-2012 South Carolina Stingrays ECHL 43 2.22 0.918 0
2012-2013 Reading Royals ECHL 26 2.3 0.912 0
2012-2013 Hershey Bears AHL 28 2.25 0.919 0 Playoffs 5 3.79 0.901 0
2012-2013 Washington Capitals NHL 2 3.57 0.915 0
2013-2014 Hershey Bears AHL 28 2.6 0.916 0
2013-2014 Washington Capitals NHL 17 2.38 0.925 0
2013-2014 Germany WC 2 2.03 0.922 0
2013-2014 Germany (all) International 3 1.35 0.948 0
2014-2015 Hershey Bears AHL 49 2.3 0.921 0 Playoffs 7 3.35 0.901 0
2014-2015 Washington Capitals NHL 1 1.85 0.920 0 Playoffs 1 3 0.857 0
2015-2016 Washington Capitals NHL 22 2.32 0.918 0
2016-2017 Washington Capitals NHL 24 2.04 0.926 0 Playoffs 1 6.46 0.778 0
2016-2017 Germany OGQ 3 0.67 0.970 0
2016-2017 Germany (all) International 7 1.53 0.943 0
2016-2017 Germany WC 2 2.42 0.938 0
2017-2018 Washington Capitals NHL 35 2.35 0.923 0 Playoffs 2 4.55 0.837 0
2018-2019 Colorado Avalanche NHL 37 2.64 0.917 0 Playoffs 12 2.3 0.925 0
2018-2019 Germany WC 3 2.86 0.920 0
2018-2019 Germany (all) International 3 2.86 0.920 0
2019-2020 Colorado Avalanche NHL 36 2.63 0.916 0 Playoffs 7 1.87 0.922 0
2020-2021 Colorado Avalanche NHL 33 2 0.919 0 5.68
Philipp Grubauer Stats by Elite Prospects | Philipp Grubauer Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date June 23, 2018
Signing Status RFA
Agent Allain Roy
Standard Contract | 3 Years $10,000,000 4.09% of cap space
2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021
Cap Hit $3,333,333 $3,333,333 $3,333,333
UFA
AAV $3,333,333 $3,333,333 $3,333,333
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $3,350,000 $3,900,000 $2,750,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $3,350,000 $3,900,000 $2,750,000
Minors Salary $3,350,000 $3,900,000 $2,750,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out

Contract History

Signing Team
Signing Date July 6, 2017
Signing Status RFA
Agent Allain Roy
Standard Contract | 1 Years $1,500,000 2.00% of cap space
2017-2018
Cap Hit $1,500,000
RFA
AAV $1,500,000
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $1,500,000
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $1,500,000
Minors Salary $1,500,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team
Signing Date June 15, 2015
Signing Status RFA
Standard Contract | 2 Years $1,500,000 1.05% of cap space
2015-2016 2016-2017
Cap Hit $750,000 $750,000
RFA
AAV $750,000 $750,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $650,000 $850,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $650,000 $850,000
Minors Salary $650,000 $850,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team
Signing Date October 4, 2010
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $1,945,000 1.03% of cap space
2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015
Cap Hit $611,667 $599,444 $578,333 $578,333 $578,333
RFA
AAV $640,000 $627,778 $606,667 $606,667 $606,667
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $85,000 $0 $0
Base Salary $0 $0 $525,000 $550,000 $600,000
Signing Bonuses $65,000 $60,000 $60,000 $0 $0
Total Salary $0 $0 $585,000 $550,000 $600,000
Minors Salary $0 $0 $65,000 $65,000 $65,000
Clauses
UFA Year