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Goaltender Justin Peters earns win in first Capitals start

His first start in Washington had advanced to the shootouts that always seemed fun, so Justin Peters wiped ice from the crease, stretched and readied for some mono e mono hockey. “I was just enjoying it,” Peters said later, after his shootout save boosted the Capitals to a 2-1 win over Florida, an exhalation after […]
Washington Post Oct 19, 2014

Caps Insider: Goaltender Justin Peters earns win in first Capitals start

His first start in Washington had advanced to the shootouts that always seemed fun, so Justin Peters wiped ice from the crease, stretched and readied for some mono e mono hockey. “I was just enjoying it,” Peters said later, after his shootout save boosted the Capitals to a 2-1 win over Florida, an exhalation after the tense Saturday night. “That’s the mindset and approach I try to take: one save at a time.” Read full article >>
CSN Washington Oct 18, 2014

Justin Peters credits crowd for helping him through shootout

Justin Peters won his first game for the Caps in a shootout. Afterwards, he credited the noisy Verizon Center crowd for helping him get the victory.
CSN Washington Oct 18, 2014

Peters to make first start for Capitals vs. Panthers

Justin Peters has not started an NHL regular season game since Jan. 19.
Washington Post Oct 15, 2014

Caps Insider: In unexpected debut, Justin Peters offered Capitals ‘change in momentum’

Justin Peters knew this night had to come sometime, when Washington’s backup goaltender finally saw the ice to receive some work. But for it to happen this soon, and in this fashion? “It was nice to get in,” Peters said. “At some point it was going to happen one way or another. It’s my job to be ready. You never know when it’s going to come or how it’s going to come. That’s a goalie’s job.” Read full article >>

In unexpected debut, Justin Peters offered Capitals ‘change in momentum’

Justin Peters knew this night had to come sometime, when Washington’s backup goaltender finally saw the ice to receive some work. But for it to happen this soon, and in this fashion? “It was nice to get in,” Peters said. “At some point it was going to happen one way or another. It’s my job […]
Washington Post Oct 14, 2014

Caps Insider: Capitals have balancing act with starter Braden Holtby, backup Justin Peters

This summer, somewhere amid their blue-line spending spree, the Capitals signed free agent Justin Peters, at two years for $1.9 million, with a clear mission in mind. They had rotated four goaltenders the previous season, jamming the crease with bodies, never quite settling on a single option. So this summer, his first as Washington’s general manager, Brian MacLellan wanted to find a sole backup, to play behind the man anointed his sole starter, Braden Holtby. Read full article >>

Capitals have balancing act with starter Braden Holtby, backup Justin Peters

This summer, somewhere amid their blue-line spending spree, the Capitals signed free agent Justin Peters, at two years for $1.9 million, with a clear mission in mind. They had rotated four goaltenders the previous season, jamming the crease with bodies, never quite settling on a single option. So this summer, his first as Washington’s general manager, […]

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