Braden Holtby appreciates that the Capitals have shown confidence in him during the off-season and he intends to prove himself this season.
By not signing veteran free agents Martin Brodeur or Tomas Vokoun, and by signing Justin Peters as a backup goalie, the Washington Capitals made it clear that they are sticking with Braden Holtby as their main man in net.
The Washington Capitals plan to stick with Braden Holtby as their starting goaltender for the 2014-15 campaign.
Braden Holtby ended up tied for sixth on five-on-five save percentage this season.
Braden Holtby suggested that his struggles this season were partially caused by changes the coaching staff wanted him to make.
Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby saw his 2013-14 season end in an odd way, as he logged a 32-save shutout but didn't win because the Tampa Bay Lightning won 1-0 via a shootout.
Braden Holtby is expected to start in Sunday's finale versus Tampa Bay.
Braden Holtby was solid for the Capitals Thursday as they defeated Carolina by a score of 5-2.
Braden Holtby is expected to start again in Thursday's game against Carolina.
Braden Holtby stopped 28 of 29 as the Capitals downed the Blues 4-1 on Tuesday night to stay within four points of a playoff spot with three games to go.
Braden Holtby will get the nod against the St. Louis Blues on Tuesday.
Braden Holtby has kicked out 35 of 38 shots in regulation in Washington's 4-3 shootout victory.
Braden Holtby stopped 32 of 36 shots in a 4-2 loss to Boston on Saturday afternoon.
Goaltender Braden Holtby will get just his second start in 10 games today when the Capitals confront the Boston Bruins this afternoon in Washington.