Tag Archives: Braden Holtby

A New Kind of Goalie Helmet: Braden Holtby Fan Puts New Spin on “Goaltending Helmet”

Photo: Ashley Cappetta When one thinks of NHL hockey fans in the state of Pennsylvania, people donning the apparel of the Pittsburgh Penguins and Philadelphia Flyers likely come to mind. However, there are always exceptions to the rule, and one … Continue reading

Posted in Fans, Goaltending, News, NHL, Teams, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Former Capital Braden Holtby Makes 37 Saves, Including Spinning Kick Out, In Canucks’ First Game Back From COVID-19 Pause

Photo: Trade Rumors In the Vancouver Canucks’ first game back after a 22-day COVID-19 pause, former Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby made 37 saves against the North Division-leading Toronto Maple Leafs to earn a 3-2 overtime win for his team, … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments

25 Individuals In Canucks Organization Have Tested Positive For COVID-19, Including 21 Players

Photo: Awful Announcing The Vancouver Canucks announced on Wednesday afternoon that 25 individuals from the organization have tested positive for COVID-19, including 18 roster players, three players on the taxi squad, and four staff members. All players and staff are … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

20 Canucks Players And Coaches Have Tested Positive For COVID-19

Photo: Vancouver Is Awesome According to TSN’s Darren Dreger, 20 Vancouver Canucks players and coaches have tested positive for COVID-19. 14 players were listed on Saturday’s NHL COVID-19 protocol list.

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

16 Canucks Players, Including Both Goalies, Now On COVID-19 Protocol

Photo: NHL.com According to The Athletic’s Pierre LeBrun, 16 players and three coaches from the Vancouver Canucks are on the NHL’s COVID-19 protocol as of 5 PM ET on Saturday. Both of their goalies, Thatcher Demko and Braden Holtby, are … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Braden Holtby Among Five Canucks Added To NHL’s COVID-19 Protocol

Photo: SI According to Sportsnet’s Elliotte Freidman, former Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby was among five players from the Vancouver Canucks added to the NHL’s COVID-19 protocol list on Friday. Defenseman Alexander Edler, defenseman Quinn Hughes, forward Zach MacEwen, and … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Netminders Inc. : A Look At The Washington Capitals’ Production of Goaltenders

Photo: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images The Washington Capitals entered new waters in the 2020-21 season with two young goaltenders with little and no major experience at the NHL level in Ilya Samsonov and Vitek Vanecek, after the departure of longtime netminder … Continue reading

Posted in Goaltending, History, News, NHL, Players, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Former Capitals Goaltender Braden Holtby Shows Off Guitar Playing Skills In Video Released by the Vancouver Canucks

Vancouver Canucks/Twitter Goaltender Braden Holtby spent 10 seasons in a Washington Capitals sweater, winning a Vezina Trophy and backstopping the club to a Stanley Cup in 2018 in that time span among other notable achievements. One of his off-ice accomplishments … Continue reading

Posted in News, NHL, Players, Teams | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Look At How Some Of The New Capitals Have Performed This Season

Photo: SI Due to a flat salary cap for the next three years, the Washington Capitals were one of many teams that were forced to make a number of roster changes over the past offseason. With 20 percent of the … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Nate Schmidt Is Grateful For Former Washington Capitals Welcoming Committee In Vancouver

Screen cap: Vancouver Canucks “I didn’t know how much to bark and yell today because I don’t want guys to get overwhelmed,” exclaimed former Washington Capitals defenseman Nate Schmidt about his first day in camp. After four years with the … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment