Player Page

Braden Holtby | Goalie | #70

Team: Washington Capitals
Age / DOB:  (28) / 9/16/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 211
Drafted: 2008 / Rd. 4 (93) / WAS
Contract: view contract details
Share: 

Latest News

Recent News

Braden Holtby turned aside 27 of 29 shots in Friday's 4-2 win over the New York Rangers.
Holtby blanked the Rangers for nearly two full periods when New York's Michael Grabner scored in the final minute of the second frame. The Capitals netminder has now won three consecutive games. He has just one loss in his last six outings. Holtby will head into his next game with a 16-6-0 record, a 2.57 goals-against-average and a .921 save percentage. Dec 8 - 10:28 PM

Highest Searched Players over the last 7 days


Player News

Date:

Braden Holtby will get the start in Friday's game against the New York Rangers.

He'll go up against Henrik Lundqvist, who missed his last game because of the flu. Holtby has a 15-6-0 record with a 2.60 goals-against-average and a 921 save percentage this season. He has four wins in his last five games.
Dec 8 - 6:31 PM

Braden Holtby allowed two goals on 39 shots in Wednesday's 6-2 win over the Chicago Blackhawks.

The Blackhawks didn't score their second goal of the game until late in the second period. Holtby has now won four of his last five games. He has a 15-6-0 record with a 2.60 goals-against-average and a .921 save percentage. Holtby will continue to be a strong fantasy option going forward.
Dec 6 - 11:34 PM

Braden Holtby is expected to start on Wednesday.

That's not surprising, especially after Holtby got Monday's game off. He has a 14-6-0 record, 2.63 GAA, and .919 save percentage in 20 contests this season.
Dec 6 - 11:23 AM

Braden Holtby made 32 saves on 35 shots in a 4-3 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday night.

Rebounding after a 5-2 loss earlier in the week, Holtby made 32 saves to add another notch to the win column. It was his third win in four starts. Holtby's record is now 14-6-0 with a 2.63 GAA and a .919 save percentage.
Dec 2 - 10:16 PM

Braden Holtby will get the start Saturday night against the Blue Jackets.

He is coming off a 5-2 loss to the Kings in which he allowed three goals on 25 shots. Holtby will be looking to rebound against a very strong Columbus squad. For the season, Holtby sports a very fine 13-6-0 record with a 2.61 GAA and a .919 SP.
Dec 2 - 12:07 PM

Braden Holtby allowed three goals on 25 shots in Thursday's 5-2 loss to the Los Angeles Kings.

Two of the five goals the Kings scored were put into an empty net. The Caps were leading 1-0 and 2-1, but they eventually let their lead slip away. Holtby has a 13-6-0 record with a 2.61 goals-against-average and a .919 save percentage this season.
Nov 30 - 9:59 PM

Braden Holtby will get the nod Thursday against Los Angeles.

Holtby and the Capitals have been off since Saturday when he stopped 29 shots in a 4-2 win over Toronto. He has a 13-5-0 record with a 2.59 goals[against average and .921 save percentage this season.
Nov 30 - 4:55 PM

Braden Holtby allowed two goals on 29 shots in a 4-2 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Holtby made a nice glove save on Auston Matthews in the final minutes to keep the Capitals ahead. The 28-year-old goaltender now has a 13-5-0 record with a 2.59 goals against average and .921 save percentage. He appears to be rounding into form and is a must start in fantasy leagues.
Nov 25 - 10:11 PM

Braden Holtby will get the start in Saturday's game against the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Holtby was given the night off in Friday's game against Tampa Bay. He has a 12-5-0 record with a 2.62 goals-against-average and a .920 save percentage this season. Holtby has won eight of his last 10 decisions.
Nov 25 - 11:41 AM

Braden Holtby allowed two goals on 31 shots in Wednesday's 5-2 win over the Ottawa Senators.

The Capitals were up 4-0 before Holtby even gave up a goal late in the second period. He's now won two of his last three games. Holtby owns a 12-5-0 record with a 2.62 goals-against-average and a .920 save percentage this season.
Nov 23 - 12:45 AM

Braden Holtby will be between the pipes for Wednesday's game against the Ottawa Senators.

Holtby is coming off a loss to the Flames that saw him allow four goals on 39 shots. He has an 11-5-0 record with a 2.66 goals-against-average and a .919 save percentage in 2017-18.
Nov 22 - 6:18 PM

Braden Holtby allowed four goals on 39 shots in Monday's 4-1 loss to the Calgary Flames.

The Caps jumped out to a 1-0 lead early in the first period, but the Flames responded by scoring four unanswered goals. Holtby has now lost two of his last three games. He owns am 11-5-0 record with a 2.66 goals-against-average and a .919 save percentage this season.
Nov 20 - 10:57 PM

Braden Holtby will get the start in net for the Washington Capitals as they host the Calgary Flames on Monday.

Braden Holtby has won eight out his last ten games, including a 30-save performance against the Minnesota Wild on Saturday. He is off to a good start this season, posting a 2.56 goals-against average and a .921 save percentage to go along with his 11-4-0 record. He is 4-1-1 lifetime against the Flames, who are coming off a 5-4 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers.
Nov 20 - 5:58 PM

Braden Holtby stopped 30 of 31 shots in a 3-1 win over the Minnesota Wild.

Holtby looked down and out but somehow got a piece of Kyle Quincey's blast from the point with his glove to keep the Caps ahead 2-1 with just under three minutes left in the second period. It was by far Holtby's best save of the game. The 28-year-old netminder has bounced back strongly after giving up six goals in just two periods against the Predators in his last outing. His record improves to 11-4-0 with a 2.56 goals against average and a .921 save percentage.
Nov 18 - 10:31 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Nicklas Backstrom
2Evgeny Kuznetsov
3Lars Eller
4Jay Beagle
5Chandler Stephenson
LW1Alex Ovechkin
2Brett Connolly
3Jakub Vrana
RW1T.J. Oshie
2Andre Burakovsky
3Tom Wilson
4Alex Chiasson
5Anthony Peluso
6Devante Smith-Pelly
D1John Carlson
2Matt Niskanen
3Dmitry Orlov
4Brooks Orpik
5Taylor Chorney
6Christian Djoos
7Madison Bowey
G1Braden Holtby
2Philipp Grubauer