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Countdown to Arbitration, Take 2: The Marcus Johansson Case

(Photo: TSN.ca) There has been a lot of excitement within the past days for the Washington Capitals and their fans.  Franchise goaltender Braden Holtby and the Capitals agreed to a five-year extension worth $30.5 million.  Both sides met with the … Continue reading

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Holtby, Capitals set for Arbitration Hearing Today, 9:00 AM in Toronto

The arbitration case for Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby is set for 9:00 AM this morning in Toronto. Should no contract be signed prior to the arbitration hearing, both the Capitals and Braden Holtby’s “camp” will make their cases heard and present justification for the contract … Continue reading

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Holtby Asking for $8 million

Via @TimWharnsby, Reuters & CBC Sports contributor, Capitals goalie Braden Holtby has asked for $8 million in arbitration and the Caps have offered $5.1 million.  Both sides are fine with a long-term deal of 5-6 years, so the term of … Continue reading

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Braden Holtby Arbitration Case Set for One Week from Today

The arbitration case for Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby is set for one week from today, Thursday, July 23rd in Toronto.  Should the case make it to arbitration, the third-party mediator will be required to render a decision within 48 hours.  This means that, … Continue reading

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Braden Holtby, Marcus Johansson file for arbitration

Braden Holtby and Marcus Johansson filed for arbitration prior to the 5:00 pm deadline today (July 5th).    Salary arbitration hearings will take place in Toronto from July 20 to Aug. 4. Exact dates for each player to be announced. … Continue reading

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