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CSN Washington Dec 3, 2016

Braden Holtby, almost singlehandedly, gets the Caps a point on the road

TAMPA—The Capitals didn’t earn the two points they came here seeking, but they got one—and they’ve got goalie Braden Holtby to thank for it.Holtby was
Japers' Rink Dec 1, 2016
The Noon Number: Isle Have What He’s Having

The Noon Number: Isle Have What He’s Having

A look at how the Caps’ number one netminder has fared against tonight’s opponent 13 - Consecutive games against the New York Islanders in which Braden Holtby has earned the Caps at least one point via a 10-0-3 record (with a 2.15 goals against average and .930 save percentage), dating back to April 4, 2013. Overall, Holtby is 11-1-3/2.13/.930 in the regular season against the Isles, and 3-3/1.63/.943 in the playoffs for a grand total line of 14-4-3/1.99/.934 when facing one of the Caps’ oldest foes. Holtby is expected to start tonight when the Caps host the Islanders.
Japers' Rink Nov 27, 2016

Sunday Caps Clips: Down and Out Up North

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: The Caps falter in Toronto, Trotz’s noggin takes a knock and more. Your savory breakfast links: Recaps and other assorted musings on last night's loss from us, Vogs, Monumental video (Trotz, locker room), NHL.com, AP, WaPo, CSNMA, FiCP, RMNB, NoVa Caps, TSN, National Post, Toronto Sun, PHT, CP, and Pension Plan Puppets. To add injury to insult, Matt Niskanen left the game with an injury and will be reevaluated today. [WaPo, CSNMA] Hard to disagree with Braden Holtby... that was embarrassing. [The Score] Barry Trotz is a trooper. [CSNMA, Puck...
Japers' Rink Nov 26, 2016

Capitals vs. Leafs Third Period Thread

The second period was squarely dominated by the guys named after a military regiment named after plant detritus. James van Riemsdyk roofed an unattended puck on the doorstep, putting it past an oddly kneeling and languishing John Carlson and a blameless Braden Holtby. It's 2-0 Toronto after two. Third period ahead... Tweets from @JapersRink/tweet-tweeters
Japers' Rink Nov 25, 2016

The Noon Number: Holtby Night In Canada

A look at the Caps’ number one netminder when playing in his country’s weekly big game 1.62 - Braden Holtby’s career goals against average in 16 career Saturday night games against Canadian teams. Holtby is 9-3-4 with a .944 save percentage in those games, 7-3-4/.944/1.64 on the road, 3-1-1/.931/2.01 against tomorrow night’s opponent, the Maple Leafs, and 2-1-1/.936/2.05 in Toronto. Overall, Holtby is 41-14-7/.924/2.18 on Saturdays in his NHL career. With Philipp Grubauer slated to get this evening’s start against the Sabres, expect Holtby to be between the pipes tomorrow night in...

Alexander Wennberg’s late goal gives Columbus win

Alexander Wennberg’s power-play goal with 53.6 seconds remaining gave the Columbus Blue Jackets their fourth straight win, 3-2 at Washington on Sunday. After the Capitals’ Nicklas Backstrom was called for high-sticking with 1:34 remaining, Wennberg took a pass from Nick Foligno and slammed the puck past goalie Braden Holtby. Alex Ovechkin’s ninth goal of the season midway through the second period gave the Capitals a 2-1 lead, but the Blue Jackets tied it 14 seconds into the third on Brandon Dubinsky’s second goal of the season. Carter assisted on Drew Doughty’s score early in...
Japers' Rink Nov 19, 2016

Saturday Caps Clips: A Dogged Effort

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: A late-game goal helps the Caps to victory, injuries abound and more. Your savory breakfast links: Recaps and other assorted musings on last night's win from us, Vogs, Monumental video (Trotz, locker room), NHL.com, AP, PHT, Frankovic, WaPo, CSNMA, NoVa Caps, RMNB, FiCP, KK, Detroit Free Press, MLive, and WiiM. Andre Burakovsky, Lars Eller and T.J. Oshie all left before the end of the first period with upper-body injuries. Yikes. [NHL.com, WaPo, PHT, CSNMA, RMNB] Braden Holtby: Stud. [CSNMA] Barry Trotz called in to Sportsnet earlier this week...
CSN Washington Nov 18, 2016

Braden Holtby steps up when Caps need him most in shorthanded win over Detroit

Lost in the Capitals’ 7-1 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday night was the strong performance of Braden Holtby who turned aside 25 of
Japers' Rink Nov 18, 2016

Capitals vs. Red Wings Recap: Beagle Goal Lifts Washington

Jay Beagle scored—again. The Caps won—again. Ice Tracker - Game Summary - Event Summary - Shot Report - Faceoff Summary - Play-by-Play - Home TOI - Visitor TOI - Advanced Stats at: hockeystats, Natural Stat Trick and more via Nice Time On Ice For 54 minutes, the game was scoreless. The Caps lost three forwards to injury in the first, didn’t generate much on a 5-minute power play and weren’t able to get into a rhythm offensively at 5-on-5. The Red Wings were stymied speed-wise but able to occasionally get a nice chance on Braden Holtby. Then, there was a loose puck in front of Jimmy...
CSN Washington Nov 8, 2016

Trotz and Holtby react to shutout loss to San Jose

Barry Trotz and Braden Holtby react to Washingtons loss to San Jose.
CSN Washington Nov 8, 2016

Caps' Barry Trotz on goalie Braden Holtby: 'He’s had to catch a moving train'

Three-plus weeks into the season, Capitals Coach Barry Trotz says he believes Braden Holtby’s game is rounding into form following an unusual start to the campaign.Holtby,
Second City Hockey Nov 7, 2016

Blackhawks week ahead: Andrew Shaw returns to Chicago

Chicago’s three-game slate features some of the league’s top goaltenders. Andrew Shaw returns Sunday to the United Center for the first time since being traded to the Montreal Canadiens for two 2016 second-round picks. Three days after the trade, Shaw signed a six-year deal worth $23.4 million. The Hawks’ three-game week starts with a trip Wednesday to St. Louis. Chicago then faces two of the league’s top goaltenders when it hosts Braden Holtby and the Capitals (Friday) and Carey Price and the Habs (Sunday). Let's take a look at the upcoming week in Blackhawks' hockey (all times...

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  • Marcus Johansson

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    Despite Caps' loss, Jakub Vrana has a memorable NHL debut

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    Caps' Niskanen hopes to return to practice Wednesday