Braden Holtby admitted that he is relieved that he and the Capitals were able to come to terms on a new contract.
Braden Holtby has inked a five-year, $30.5 million contract extension with the Washington Capitals.
Braden Holtby and the Washington Capitals weren't able to agree to terms before their scheduled arbitration hearing.
Braden Holtby's agent, Lewis Gross, doesn't think a potential arbitration hearing between the team and his client will be problematic.
Braden Holtby is requesting an $8 million salary from the arbitrator.
Braden Holtby's arbitration date is July 23.
The Washington Capitals have made Restricted Free-Agent Braden Holtby an aggressive offer.
Capitals' goaltender Braden Holtby has filed for salary arbitration.
There is no new news on the contract talks between Braden Holtby and the Washington Capitals.
The Washington Capitals and RFA Braden Holtby are working on a new contract.
Braden Holtby is aiming for a longer term deal, but he did feel motivated by this being a contract season.
Braden Holtby made 37 saves as the Capitals fell 2-1 in overtime to the Rangers in Game 7 of their second-round series Wednesday night.
Braden Holtby will be between the pipes for the winner-takes-all Game 7 Wednesday night at Madison Square Garden.
Braden Holtby stopped 24 of 28 shots in Sunday's 4-3 loss to the New York Rangers.