The Washington Capitals' backup goalie, Philipp Grubauer, has had it rough so far this season. However, he landed his first win tonight as the Capitals (13-10-1) defeated the red-hot Tampa Bay Lightning 3-1 at Capital One Arena.
Coming into Thursday's match-up, the Washington Capitals had won seven straight against the Colorado Avalanche. That streak came to an end after another lackluster road game from the Caps as they go down 6-2 in Denver.
There is something amiss within the Washington Capitals’ group of top-six forwards, and back-up goalie Philipp Grubauer paid the price last night in Buffalo – and in his three other spells between the pipes. By Glynn Cosker DCpuckDrop Managing Editor Poor Washington goalie Philipp Grubauer is likely a little miffed today. After making 29 saves […]