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Braden Holtby Expected To Make Stars’ Debut at Rangers On Thursday In What Was “Easy Decision”

Photo: @DallasStars Dallas Stars head coach Rick Bowness announced prior to the team’s season-opener against the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden on Thursday that goaltender Braden Holtby will start in goal.

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Braden Holtby Earns .951 Save Percentage Through First Two Preseason Games With Stars

Photo: @DallasStars Former Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby played his first full game as a member of the Dallas Stars on Tuesday night in the team’s 3-1 victory over the St. Louis Blues at American Airlines Center, where he made … Continue reading

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A Quick Tour Of Braden Holtby’s Small Hometown Of Marshall, Saskatchewan

Screen cap: @c21.goteam A realtor for Century 21 in Canada, specializing in small-town Canadian real estate, recently visited the community of Marshall, Saskatchewan, hometown of Stanley Cup champion Braden Holtby. He created a short two-minute video highlighting all of the … Continue reading

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Hockey and All That – The Goalie Go-Round Edition

Photo: David Zalubowski / AP This was an off season where goalie movement was truly a carousel, with many goalies switching teams through either the expansion draft, free agency, or trades. In fact, several teams replaced their entire goaltending corps. … Continue reading

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Hockey and All That: 2021 Offseason Edition

Photo: Alex Ovechkin What an offseason so far! While the offseason between the 2020-21 and 2021-22 seasons is shorter than usual, it’s been somewhat eventful. The flat salary cap has given General Managers incentive to jettison players they would normally … Continue reading

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Former Capitals Goaltender Braden Holtby Signs One-Year Contract With Stars After Getting Contract Bought Out By Canucks

Photo: NHL.com After the Vancouver Canucks bought out the final year of former Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby’s two-year contract that carried a $4.5 million cap hit, the Dallas Stars signed the 31-year-old unrestricted free agent to a one-year contract … Continue reading

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Four Pending UFA Goalies That Could Make Sense For The Capitals

Photo: NHL.com After losing goaltender Vitek Vanecek to the Seattle Kraken in the 2021 NHL Expansion Draft, the Washington Capitals have a need in goal. While Ilya Samsonov showed flashes of brilliance in his second season, he was inconsistent and … Continue reading

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Canucks Buy Out Final Season Of Former Capitals Goaltender Braden Holtby’s Contract

Photo: The Canuck Way According to The Athletic’s Rick Dhaliwal, the Vancouver Canucks bought out the final season of former Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby’s two-year contract that carried a $4.3 million cap hit on Tuesday. There was trade interest … Continue reading

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Report: Capitals Among Five Teams Linked To Braden Holtby

Photo: NHL.com According to The Fourth Period’s David Pagnotta, the Washington Capitals are among five teams linked to Vancouver Canucks goaltender Braden Holtby. The Chicago Blackhawks, Carolina Hurricanes, Seattle Kraken, and Boston Bruins are also reportedly linked to the 31-year-old … Continue reading

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Report: Eight Teams Called Canucks About Braden Holtby Ahead Of Roster Freeze

Photo: The Canuck Way According to Donnie & Dhali, eight teams called the Vancouver Canucks on Friday morning about former Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby just ahead of the roster freeze at 3 PM ET on Saturday, two hours before … Continue reading

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