Philipp Grubauer landing a hit on Jason Zucker's face in a game between the Nashville Predators and Seattle Kraken.
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Seattle Kraken's Grubauer Delivers Insane Hit on Forward in his Crease

Published March 18, 2024 at 12:56
BY JULIEN TREKKER

On Saturday night, the Nashville Predators earned a 4-1 win over the Seattle Kraken. In the game, Kraken's goaltender Philipp Grubauer landed a major hit on a Predators' player.

Kraken's Goaltender Philipp Grubauer Hits Jason Zucker in the Face



This is probably one of the best highlights we've seen all year.

Grubauer, who didn't seem to like something that Zucker did, stood on the edge of his crease, and pushed his opponent.


Watch the video here:


A Tough Loss For the Kraken in Final Push For the Playoffs



It doesn't look good for the Kraken's playoff chances this season. With 16 games remaining, they're currently 6th in the Pacific Division.

The Predators are holding on to the first Wild Card spot in the West, and winning against them would've greatly helped the Kraken's chances.

Grubauer surely knew that they needed that win, and that could've played a roll in his outburst. It wasn't an easy night for him:


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