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BRADEN HOLTBY RUMORS

Struggling Sabres Still Have Fight, Take Capitals to Shootout

Nate Schimdt #88 of the Washington Capitals blocks a second period shot alongside goaltender Braden Holtby #70 as Brian Gionta #12 of the Buffalo Sabres looks for a rebound on March 16, 2015 at the First Niagara Center in Buff Mandatory Credit: ESPN Getty Images The Buffalo Sabres did not lay down in last night’s game against the Washington Capitals. They gave a valiant effort...
Via The Sports Journal
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Ted Nolan Positive Despite Shootout Loss to Capitals

Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals makes the final save in the shootout against Philip Varone #84 of the Buffalo Sabres on March 16, 2015 at the First Niagara Center in Buffalo, New York. Washington won, 4-3. (Mandatory Credit: ESPN via Getty Images) The Buffalo Sabres fell to the Washington Capitals Monday night 4-3 in a shootout. Buffalo fought hard in an attempt to...
Via The Sports Journal
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Nicklas Backstrom becomes Capitals' career assists leader

  Braden Holtby made 32 saves for his eighth shutout of the season, Nicklas Backstrom became Washington's career assists leader, and the Capitals cooled the surging Boston Bruins with a 2-0 victory Sunday night. Holtby rebounded from being pulled during the second period of Friday night's loss after allowing four goals on 22 shots. Washington, which had lost three of four on its...
Via AP on Fox
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Holtby makes 32 saves, Capitals slow surging Bruins 2-0

WASHINGTON (AP) Braden Holtby made 32 saves for his eighth shutout of the season, Nicklas Backstrom became Washington's career assists leader, and the Capitals cooled the surging Boston Bruins with a 2-0 victory Sunday night. Holtby rebounded from being pulled during the second period of Friday night's loss after allowing four goals on 22 shots. Washington moved two points ahead...
Via AP on Fox
11 days ago  |  Discuss

What The Hell Happened: Penguins hang on, win 4-3 and avoid season sweep by Caps

It was only a matter of time before the real Braden Holtby showed up. The Penguins lit Holtby up for four goals on 26 shots, which is huge, being that they had only scored one goal in their previous 91 shots against him. More importantly, the Penguins reminded not only the Capitals, but maybe even themselves that they actually can play against the Metro division big boys. Also,...
Via The Pensblog
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Why can’t the Penguins solve Braden Holtby?

Braden Holtby is a good goalie. But is he really that good to only have given up 1 goal in three games? Lets take a look: This is Holtby’s season against the Penguins: Incredible that he has faced 91 shots, and given up one goal. Holtby isn’t getting tested in front We poured over SportingGraphs, and a bunch of other sites. Could really find anything until we went to War...
Via The Pensblog
February 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Capitals' Braden Holtby loses puck in his pads (VIDEO)

Braden Holtby did a little magic trick during the Capitals’ 4-3 win Sunday over the Panthers by making the puck disappear. Only problem was that the Washington goalie lost it in his pads. Early in the third period, Panthers defenseman Aaron Ekblad launched a shot from above the left circle and Holtby caught it inside his layers of padding. After a short delay...
Via The Other Paper
January 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Braden Holtby loses the puck in his pads, puck magically reappears

There are few things as comical as when a goaltender loses the puck inside his equipment. It’s even better when the goalie – Braden Holtby – claims he never had the puck only for it to pop out as soon as he gives up looking for it. (H/T Deadspin) The post Video: Braden Holtby loses the puck in his pads, puck magically reappears appeared first on Puck Drunk Love.
Via Puck Drunk Love
January 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Capitals goalie Braden Holtby head-bangs his mask off (Video)

Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby shook his mask right off his head during Sunday's preseason game against Montreal.Holtby got hit in the side of the head with a high stick from Canadiens forward Brendan Gallagher when he threw his head forward, throwing the mask off his head.As per NHL rules, play stops immediately when the goalie's mask comes off, provided that the opponent...
Via Holdout Sports
September 29, 2014  |  Discuss
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