|Written by Dobber|
August, 2012 – Washington's veteran depth between the pipes pushed Grubauer to the ECHL as a rookie-pro, but he was one of the best goaltenders in that league in 2011-12. The ECHL isn't as tough on the career of goaltenders as it is for skaters. With Braden Holtby jumping to the NHL, look for Grubauer to make a splash in the AHL in the season ahead. An NHL lockout may delay this, as Holtby could play some AHL games early on. The Goalie Post's Justin Goldman believes Grubauer will be an NHL starter some day.
Fantasy Outlook: C+
A good three years away, but a fairly decent bet to get to the show.
Grubauer shutout back in his OHL days:
Fantasy Prospects Report Notes (Any FPR's released in the last 18 months will not be listed here):
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