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Philipp Grubauer

German professional ice hockey goaltender

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German professional ice hockey goaltender Source: Google

Philipp Grubauer is a German professional ice hockey goaltender for the National Hockey League’s Seattle Kraken. The Washington Capitals selected him in the fourth round, 112th overall, of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft.

Early Life, Family, Education

Philipp Grubauer was born on November 20, 1991, in Rosenheim, Germany, to Peter and Susi Grubauer. There are few details about his parents and childhood available.

With the help of supportive parents, any athlete can reach their full potential. Philipp was also fortunate to have parents who were both loving and supportive.

Peter and Susi encouraged his initial interest in ice hockey, despite the fact that it was a dangerous sport. They advised him to seek good coaching and mentoring.

His parents can still be seen cheering for their son during important games.

 

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NHL Career

Philipp was selected by the Washington Capitals in the fourth round, 112nd overall, of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft. In October 2010, he agreed to a three-year deal with the Capitals.

In the 2011–12 season, he made a comeback, and he hasn’t looked back since. Grubauer had a career-high 15 wins in 28 starts in the 2017–18 season.

He was given a three-year, $10 million contract by the Colorado Avalanche when he was traded to them in 2018.

 

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He was unable to reach an agreement with the avalanche before the contract’s expiration in 2021, so he decided to move to Seattle Kraken and sign a six-year, $35.4 million deal.

Olympics and International Experience

He is not only one of the best players in the NHL, but he has also played a lot of international games for Germany.

In his previous performance, Germany finished ninth at the 2008 World U-17 Hockey Challenge. Similar to that, he participated as a goalie in the 2008 IIHF World U18 Championship in Kazan, Russia.

He competed in the 2009 World Junior Championship, but his success came at the 2010 French Championships.

 

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Fans eagerly anticipated Philipp’s performance in the Olympic arena when it was revealed that he would represent Germany at the 2022 winter Olympics.

After all, participating in the Olympics is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for every athlete, and it is thrilling for the spectators as well.

However, due to an increase in the omicron variant of covid, NHL did not permit the players to go to the Olympics. In 2026, Phillip aspires to compete in the Olympics.

Body Measurement

Philipp is endowed with the ideal height, which goes well with his athleticism. Phillip has one of the best bodies in the NHL at 6 feet 1 inch and 84 kg. To keep his body strong and fit, he must put in a lot of time at the gym.

Regarding his appearance, he has hazel-colored eyes that sparkle brightly, and his hair is either dirty blonde or brownish.

 

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Personal Life and Relationships

Despite being a well-liked athlete, Philipp dislikes being the center of attention. Being featured on the news during games is one thing, but he keeps his personal affairs private.

However, his partnership and relationship are now well known. Isobel Leandra has been his romantic interest for some time. Despite cohabitating, they are currently childless. Nevertheless, they are raising pets together.

 

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Their backstory is adorable and sounds like it was taken straight out of a romance novel.

When Isobel first met her boyfriend, she was employed by a social media company. When Grubauer was a member of the Washington Capitals team in Washington, D.C., Isobel worked for the team’s social media company.

Meetings led to dating, which was followed quickly by them moving in together. Regarding their upcoming wedding and the anticipated date, nothing is known.

Isobel is not a social media addict despite having a career in the field. Additionally, she has kept a low profile on social media, with the majority of her accounts set to private.

Net Worth and Lifestyle

The estimated net worth of Philipp is $10 million. His total earnings from his hockey career to date are around $50 million. He has a $30 million deal with Seattle Kraken right now.

Our preferred hockey player enjoys animals. He used to love cats and kept them as pets. Philipp describes the recent adoption of a dog by him and Isobel as “life-changing.”

Philipp added that playing with this dog is his favorite activity off the ice.

Social Media

He has a lot of followers and attention on his social media because he is a well-known player. He has a huge following on his verified Instagram account. Philipp uses social media, though, very sparingly.

Instead of sharing personal updates, he primarily shares professional ones. But you should definitely follow him on Instagram if you want to see pictures of his canine companion and recent vacations.

 

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FAQs

When did Philipp Grubauer relocate to Seattle?

He was a free agent after his Colorado contract expired in 2021. However, he left Colorado without renewing his contract and moved to Seattle Kraken.

Has Philipp Gruabuer ever had children?

It appears that Philipp is still childless. Leo is a pet dog that he shares with his girlfriend.

Quick Facts

Full Name Philipp Grubauer
Common Name Philipp Grubauer
Nick Name Philipp Grubauer
Birthdate 25 November 1991
Age 30 years old
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Mother’s Name Susi Grubauer
Father’s Name Peter Grubauer
Siblings Not Available
Birthplace Rosenheim, Germany
Home Town Rosenheim, Germany
Citizenship Germany
Residence Colorado, Denver
Religion Christianity
Ethnicity White
Education N/A
Height 6’1″ (185 cm, 1.85m)
Weight 186 lb (84 kg)
Eye Colour Hazel
Hair Colour Dirty Blonde
Martial Status Unmarried
Partner Girlfriend, Isobel Leondra
Children None
Profession Professional Ice Hockey Player
Position Goaltender
Catches  Left
Drafted on  2010 NHL Entry
Status Active
Current Club Seattle Kraken
National Team National Ice Hockey team of Germany
Previous clubs Washington Capitals
Colorado Avalanche
Favorite Sports Golf, Ski
Hobbies Travel, Horseback riding
Social Media InstagramFacebook

 

 

 

 

 

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