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“If Anything Comes From This, I Hope More Fans Realize the Power Our Voices Have”: Local Hockey Fan Hopes Her Twist on An Iconic Image Can Help Expand the Reach of Hockey

Kaylin Markart/Metropolitan Riveters One reason professional sports, and hockey in particular, is such a beloved commodity among fans is the feeling of unity among fan bases, camaraderie through the good moments and bad, as well as the willingness of others … Continue reading

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Braden Holtby: “To Get Appreciation Like That, I Wish I Could Turn It Around On them, Somehow.”

Photo: @Capitals It was all set. The plan was perfectly laid out. Former Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby was scheduled to go for his 300th career win against his old team on the same ice he won so many of … Continue reading

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The Capitals Honor Longtime Goalie Braden Holtby With Tribute Video During Game Against Stars

The Washington Capitals’ Sunday evening contest against the Dallas Stars was one that carried with it a mix of emotion as former Capitals goalie Braden Holtby returned to Capital One Arena for the first time since departing from the team … Continue reading

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Report: Braden Holtby Out For Stars Against Capitals

Photo: Dallas Morning News According to the Dallas Morning News, Stars goaltender Braden Holtby will not get his storybook return to Washington on Sunday, as he will remain sidelined by a lower-body injury. Saturday was Holtby’s fourth straight missed game … Continue reading

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Rude Reunion: Capitals Chase Holtby In 5-0 Shutout vs. Stars; Backstrom Earns Three Points

Photo: Glenn James/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals shut out the Dallas Stars by a score of 5-0 at American Airlines Center on Friday night in their first game against 2018 Stanley Cup Champion and goaltender Braden Holtby on … Continue reading

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“That’s Were My Family Grew Up, That’s Home For Me”: Braden Holtby Reflects On Washington

The day was a year and a half in the making, but it’s finally come. Washington Capitals  former netminder and much-beloved citizen, Braden Holtby will face his old team for the very first time Friday night in Dallas.

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Holtby 500: Dallas Stars Celebrate, Honor Braden Holtby Playing 500 NHL Games

Photo: @DallasStars Dallas Stars goaltender Braden Holtby played his 500th NHL game on November 30, 2021, against the Carolina Hurricanes. On Friday, the Stars celebrated and honored Holtby on the major milestone as general manager Jim Nill presented Holtby with … Continue reading

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Vitek Vanecek To Start In Goal: News From Capitals’ Optional Morning Skate In Dallas

The Washington Capitals made their way to the Lone Star State Thursday afternoon following practice at MedStar Capitals Iceplex. They Capitals will face Braden Holtby and the Dallas Stars Friday night at American Airlines Center in Dallas. 

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Holtby To Make First Career Start vs. Capitals For Stars On Friday Night

Photo: The Province Goaltender Braden Holtby was in the starter’s crease during the Dallas Stars’ morning skate prior to Friday’s game against the Washington Capitals at American Airlines Center (9 PM ET, NBC Sports Washington in-market, ESPN+ out-of-market). This will … Continue reading

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Braden Holtby Reflects on Time in Washington: “The Bulk Of My Career Has Been There And That’s Home To Me”

Photo: @Capitals Former Washington Capitals and current Dallas Stars goaltender Braden Holtby spoke to Capitals Radio host Ben Raby on the “Caps This Morning” podcast prior to Washington’s first tilt of the season against Dallas. Holtby discussed his time in … Continue reading

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