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A Look At Braden Holtby’s Starts To Seasons: Is There A Reason For Concern When Capitals’ Season Resumes?

While the regular season is complete, it is still going to feel very much like a new season when the NHL resumes play after five months in between games due to the coronavirus pandemic. Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby has … Continue reading

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Braden Holtby and Matt Murray Discuss Facing Alex Ovechkin’s Office Shot

Imagine returning from quarantine to practice or play a game against Capitals forward Alex Ovechkin and having to face his trademark blast from the left circle. That’s what’s lays ahead for the Capitals’ Braden Holtby and the Penguins’ Matt Murray. The … Continue reading

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A Look At How Capitals’ Goalies Performed During Their Rookie Season

Photo: @Capitals As goaltender Ilya Samsonov looks poised to become the Washington Capitals‘ starter for the foreseeable future after this season due to a strong campaign and Braden Holtby set to become an unrestricted free agent and unlikely to be … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Braden Holtby: “Stay Safe Right Now So We Can Get Back As Quick As We Can.”

Screencap: Samantha Pell/WaPo The NHL Player Video Call with the media on Monday tapped into the minds of three goaltenders who have combined for each of the past four Stanley Cup-clinching wins—Jordan Binnington of the St. Louis Blues, Braden Holtby of the Washington Capitals, and Matt … Continue reading

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Top Capitals’ Players To Watch If 2019-20 Season Resumes

Photo: @Capitals If the NHL season resumes, the Washington Capitals will come back anxious to prove themselves after posting a 19-16-3 in their final 38 games before the pause, including a poor 6-8-3 run since February 1. Only the Detroit … Continue reading

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How The Chances Of Braden Holtby Returning to the Capitals May Have Improved Because of the Suspension in Play

It’s been one of the hotter topics in the Capitals universe so far this season. Braden Holtby and his pending unrestricted free agency. The Capitals and Holtby agreed to push-off any negotiations for a new contract until after the season. … Continue reading

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Braden and Brandi Holtby Reached $10,000 Goal & Donated An Additional 25,000 Meals Through Capital Area Food Bank

Photo: @capitals Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby and his wife Brandi donated 25,000 meals through Capital Area Food Bank, the region’s largest hunger-relief organization back in March. With a $10,000 goal, the Holtbys set up a fundraiser inviting Capitals fans … Continue reading

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What Will the 2020-21 Capitals Roster Look Like?

Prior to the shutdown of NHL operations due to COVID-19, there were reports that the salary cap ceiling could increase to a value between $84M and $88.2M. Given the fact that the NHL may lose revenue from the key stretch … Continue reading

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Examining the Capitals’ Backup Netminder Position for the 2020-2021 Season

Photo: Bridgeport Sound Tigers As we sit and wait to see what the future brings with regards to the conclusion of the 2019-2020 hockey season, we have some time to assess a few of the pressing roster issues that will … Continue reading

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Braden Holtby and His Wife Brandi Donate 25,000 Meals Through Capital Area Food Bank

Photo: @bbholtby Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby and his wife Brandi are doing great things during a time of uncertainty. Inspired by Nationals pitcher Sean Doolittle and his wife Eireann, the Holtbys are committed to donating 25,000 meals through Capital … Continue reading

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