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Despite Recent Stretch of Team Struggles, Vitek Vanecek Standing Strong in Net

Glenn James/NHLI via Getty Images While much of the buzz around the Washington Capitals’ eventual 5-0 shutout victory over the Dallas Stars centered on their former starting goaltender Braden Holtby facing his longtime club for the first time, and perhaps … 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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Washington at Dallas Preview: Capitals Take A Trip To Texas To See Holtby And The Stars For The First Time Since October 2019

Photo: Glenn James/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals visit the Dallas Stars on Friday night for the first meeting between the two teams since October 12, 2019. The Capitals have earned points in six straight games against the Stars … Continue reading

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Braden Holtby Saves 39 Of 40 In 500th Career Game, Sets Record For Most Wins In First 500 Games

Graphic: Dallas Stars Former Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby earned his 293rd career win on Tuesday night in a 4-1 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes. Holtby stopped 39 of 40 shots faced, including three incredible successive saves at the end … Continue reading

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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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