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2013 ECHL All-Star Game: Grubauer's ECHL swan song comes on a high note


The ECHL and the ECHL All-Star Game has quietly become one of the top showcases and grooming grounds for upcoming National Hockey League goaltenders.

Just ask the Washington Capitals.



Since 2009, a Capitalís goaltending prospect has been selected to every ECHL All-Star Game. And on Wednesday, Philipp Grubauer will join current Caps goalies Braden Holtby (2010) and Michal Neuvirth (2009) as the latest Capitals' prospects to represent the organization in the ECHLís showcase event when he hits the ice at the Budweiser Events Center in Loveland, CO.

ďItís a really big honor and itís why I came down here because the All-Star Game is not every weekend and not everybody gets to go,Ē the 21-year-old said.Ö read more



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