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Braden Holtby | Goalie | #70

Team: Washington Capitals
Age / DOB:  (28) / 9/16/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 211
Drafted: 2008 / Rd. 4 (93) / WAS
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Braden Holtby allowed three goals on 33 shots in Thursday's 3-2 loss to the Florida Panthers.
The Caps were up 2-1 late in the third period, but the Panthers got two goals over the final four minutes of regulation to complete the comeback. The loss drops Holtby's record to 28-13-4 on the season. The Capitals netminder has now dropped five games in a row. He'll enter his next start with a 2.95 goals-against-average and a .910 save percentage. Feb 23 - 12:25 AM

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Braden Holtby will get the start in Thursday's game against the Florida Panthers.

Holtby allowed four goals on just 19 shots against Tampa Bay on Tuesday night. He has a 28-12-4 record with a 2.95 goals-against-average and a .910 save percentage this season.
Feb 22 - 6:21 PM

Braden Holtby allowed four goals on 19 shots in Tuesday's 4-2 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning.

It was a rough first period for Holtby, as he gave up three goals in less than 18 minutes of action. The Capitals managed to close the gap to 3-2 in the third period, but they were never able to draw even. Holtby has now lost four consecutive games. He owns a 28-12-4 record with a 2.95 goals-against-average and a .910 save percentage in 2017-18.
Feb 20 - 11:15 PM

Braden Holtby is expected to start Tuesday against Tampa Bay.

For what it's worth, Holtby was the first goalie off the ice at the morning skate. He will seek to bounce back after he was burned for six goals on 33 shots by the Chicago Blackhawks on Saturday. He has registered a mark of 28-11-4 this campaign with a 2.92 GAA and .911 save percentage.
Feb 20 - 3:29 PM

Braden Holtby allowed six goals on 33 shots in a 7-1 loss to the Chicago Blackhawks on Saturday night.

Holtby has now lost three straight for the Capitals, going 0-1-2 in these last three games. Holtby's record falls to 28-11-4 with a 2.92 GAA and a .911 save percentage.
Feb 18 - 12:07 AM

Braden Holtby is expected to get the start in Saturday's game against Chicago.

Holtby has a 28-10-4 record with a 2.82 goals-against-average and a .912 save percentage this season.
Feb 17 - 1:40 PM

Braden Holtby is the Capitals' probable starting goalie Saturday night against Chicago.

He is coming off a 40-save, 4-3 overtime loss to the Jets and has allowed nine goals in his last two starts. That said, Holtby still has a very fine 28-10-4 record with a 2.82 GAA and a .913 SP for the season.
Feb 17 - 1:06 PM

Braden Holtby made 40 saves in a 4-3 overtime loss to the Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday night.

Holtby has now allowed nine goals in his last two starts for DC. The goaltender is now 28-10-4 with a 2.82 GAA and a .913 save percentage.
Feb 14 - 12:32 AM

Braden Holtby is expected to start Tuesday against Winnipeg.

Holtby will look to rebound after he allowed five goals on 29 shots to Detroit in a 5-4 overtime loss. He has a 28-10-3 record this season with a 2.79 goals-against average and .914 save percentage in 41 previous starts.
Feb 13 - 2:50 PM

Braden Holtby permitted five goals on 29 shots in a 5-4 overtime loss to Detroit on Sunday.

Holtby had only allowed four goals in two games going into Sunday's matchup, but he was burned for three quick goals by the Red Wings late in the second period. The Capitals battled back to force overtime, but Holtby was beaten on a great play by Detroit in the extra session.
Feb 11 - 6:27 PM

Braden Holtby will be between the pipes Sunday afternoon versus Detroit.

Holtby has won two games in a row going unto Sunday's matchup and he has allowed just four goals on 76 total shots. He has a 28-10-2 record this year with a 2.74 goals-against average and .916 save percentage
Feb 11 - 2:39 PM

Braden Holtby stopped 35 of 37 shots in Friday's 4-2 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets.

It's the second time this week that Holtby collects a win against the Blue Jackets. The Caps netminder now has a 28-10-2 record with a 2.74 goals-against-average and a .916 save percentage this season. The 28-year-old has been victorious in four of his last five games.
Feb 9 - 11:10 PM

It looks like Braden Holtby will start Friday night.

Holtby was the first goaltender off the ice following the morning skate, which is usually a good indicator of who the starter will be. He has a 27-10-2 record, 2.76 GAA, and .915 save percentage in 39 games this season.
Feb 9 - 11:26 AM

Braden Holtby stopped 37 of the 39 shots he faced on Tuesday night as the Washington Capitals scored a late goal to defeat the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-2.

Holtby was pulled in his last start this past Friday after allowing six goals on 33 shots against the Pittsburgh Penguins. He looked good tonight and improves his record to 27-10-2 with a 2.76 goals-against average and .915 save percentage. Despite the poor performance versus the Pens, Holtby has still won three out of his last four starts, so it was more of an anomaly than anything.
Feb 6 - 10:10 PM

Braden Holtby will get back into the blue paint on Tuesday night against Columbus.

Holtby got the hook in Friday's 7-4 loss to Pittsburgh in his last outing and then backup goalie Philipp Grubauer made a scheduled start against Vegas on Sunday. He has a 26-10-2 record this season with a 2.78 goals-against average and .914 save percentage.
Feb 6 - 2:57 PM

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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
5Christian Djoos
6Michal Kempny
7Madison Bowey
8Jakub Jerabek
G1Braden Holtby
2Philipp Grubauer