My guess is you’ve searched this page out because you’re playing the Immaculate Grid.
If I’m right, that also means that today’s grid is asking for players who have played for both the Seattle Kraken and the Colorado Avalanche.
And, I’m also guessing that you’re a little stuck on this particular square and you’re looking for a little help to keep your grid immaculate. Sound about right so far?
Well, good news, I’m here to help.
I’ve already done the research and have put together a list of well-known stars along with some more “under-the-radar” players that could land you a low rarity score.
Philipp Grubauer is a German-born goaltender currently playing for the Seattle Kraken. He was drafted by the Washington Capitals in the fourth round, 112th overall, in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft. He won the Stanley Cup as a member of the Capitals in 2018.
During his time with the Avalanche, he was named the starting goaltender for the 2019 Stanley Cup playoffs and recorded a 7–5 record with a 2.30 goals-against average. Grubauer’s best season came in 2020–21, where he achieved a 30–9–1 record with a 1.95 goals-against average, .922 save percentage, and seven shutouts.
He was a finalist for the Vezina Trophy in 2021. Unable to reach an agreement with the Avalanche, Grubauer signed a six-year, $35.4 million contract with the Seattle Kraken in July 2021 and recorded the first shutout in Kraken history in February 2022.
Grubauer Key Stats
- Stanley Cup Championship (Capitals)
- 30+ Win Season (Avalanche)
Pierre-Édouard Bellemare started his NHL career in 2014 with the Philadelphia Flyers, signing as a free agent after playing in the Swedish Hockey League. During his time with the Flyers, he quickly established himself as a reliable player, particularly noted for his defensive prowess and penalty-killing abilities.
In 2017, Bellemare joined the inaugural team of the Vegas Golden Knights, contributing to their historic run to the Stanley Cup Finals. Following this, he moved to the Colorado Avalanche in 2019, continuing to showcase his defensive skills.
He signed with the Lightning in 2021 and spent two seasons in Tampa Bay. He’s now currently playing with the Seattle Kraken.