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Position
G
 
Jersey
70
Name  Braden Holtby
Born  9/16/1989
Height  6-2
Weight  203
Shoots  L
12/22/2014 9:46:00 PM
Description: Capitals netminder Braden Holtby made 38 saves in a victory over the Senators on Monday.
Insight: Holtby picked up his 15th victory of the season with the, 2-1, victory over Ottawa. Holtby is 15-7-5 this season.
 
12/20/2014 9:40:00 PM
Description: Capitals netminder Braden Holtby pitched a shutput on Saturday night.
Insight: He stopped all 21 shots, but was not heavily tested. Nevertheless, Holtby improved his record to 14-7-5 on the season.
 
12/18/2014 10:00:00 PM
Description: Capitals netminder Braden Holtby had a bad night versus the Blue Jackets.
Insight: Holtby allowed four goals, facing just 26 shots. That's only good enough for a .846 save percentage, but Washington rallied to win in overtime to improve Holtby's record to 13-7-5.
 
12/16/2014 10:27:00 PM
Description: Capitals netminder Braden Holtby took a tough loss in a shootout on Tuesday night.
Insight: The shootout was as entertaining as it gets, going 20 rounds. Holtby stopped 28-of-29 shots on goal and is now 12-7-5 on the season.
 
12/13/2014 10:21:00 PM
Description: Capitals netminder Braden Holtby had a good game against the Lightning on Saturday.
Insight: Holtby shut out the Lightning through 55 minutes of the game. He allowed two late goals to make things interesting, but Washington added an empty-net goal as they won, 4-2. Holtby is 12-7-4 this season.
 
12/11/2014 10:02:00 PM
Description: Capitals netminder Braden Holtby took the loss in overtime Thursday against Columbus.
Insight: Holtby stopped 20-of-23 shots on goal, and was not tested too much. He is now 11-7-4 overall, and will continue to be the top goaltender for Washington.
 
12/6/2014 9:55:00 PM
Description: Capitals netminder Braden Holtby picked up his 10th win of the season Saturday against the Devils.
Insight: He stopped 33-of-34 shots on goal, and has been somewhat of a surprise this season. Owners should be pleased with Holtby's output.
 
12/4/2014 9:37:00 PM
Description: Capitals netminder Braden Holtby allowed just one goal as Washington defeated Carolina, 2-1, on Thursday.
Insight: Holtby faced 30 shots, stopping 29 of them. He is 9-7-3 this season and came into the game with a 2.50 GAA and .909 save percentage.
 
11/29/2014 10:35:00 PM
Description: Capitals netminder Braden Holtby had a horrible night playing his second game of a back-to-back on Saturday.
Insight: Holtby was supposed to have the night off, but backup goalie Jason Peters, who started, allowed two goals in the first period. Holtby took over and yielded three goals in the second period on just 12 shots. Peters played the third period.
 
11/28/2014 7:57:00 PM
Description: Capitals netminder Braden Holtby allowed two goals in Friday's victory against the Islanders.
Insight: He stopped 26-of-28 shots in the 5-2 victory. Holtby is now 8-5-3 this season and came into the game with a 2.28 GAA and .915 save percentage.
 
11/22/2014 10:06:00 PM
Description: Capitals netminder Braden Holtby allowed two goals in Saturday's loss to Buffalo.
Insight: He made 19 saves on 21 shots on goal. Holtby is now 7-5-2 on the season, and is a decent option in net for fantasy owners.
 
11/22/2014 11:36:00 AM
Description: Capitals netminder Braden Holtby will start in goal on Saturday.
Insight: Holtby is 7-4-2 with a 2.26 GAA and .914 save percentage this season. He has a very friendly matchup against the Sabres on Saturday.
 
11/19/2014 9:59:00 AM
Description: Capitals netminder Braden Holtby stopped 23-of-24 shots in Tuesday's overtime victory against Arizona.
Insight: He has played well this season, and now is 6-4-2 with a 2.28 GAA and .913 save percentage.
 
11/14/2014 9:37:00 PM
Description: Capitals netminder Braden Holtby took a tough-luck loss against the Devils.
Insight: He stopped 27-of-28 shots on goal, but Washington fell 1-0. Holtby is now 5-4-2 this season.
 
11/8/2014 10:19:00 AM
Description: Capitals netminder Braden Holtby stopped 38-of-40 shots to defeat the Blackhawks on Friday, 3-2.
Insight: It was a huge victory for Holtby and the Capitals. Washington erased a 2-0 deficit with three second period goals. It was a statement victory against a yearly Stanley Cup favorite.
 
10/29/2014 10:03:00 PM
Description: Washington netminder Braden Holtby took his second loss of the seasn, Wednesday against Detroit.
Insight: He let up four goals on only 22 shots, but owners do not need to worry yet. Holtby will look to get back on track, next time out.
 
10/26/2014 10:19:00 AM
Description: Washington netminder Braden Holtby made 20 saves, to help the Capitals earn a 3-1 victory on Saturday night.
Insight: He is now 3-1-1 with a solid 1.92 GAA and .922 save percentage. Fantasy owners who gambled on Holtby later in drafts, have it paying off nicely early on.
 
10/12/2014 12:32:00 AM
Description: Washington netminder Braden Holtby stopped all 29 shots in recording a 4-0 shutout of the tough Boston Bruins in Boston.
Insight: Holtby could be in for a good season if the Capitals defenders continue to pay attention to the ice in front of him. That hasn't always been the case in the past.
 
10/9/2014 10:18:00 PM
Description: Washington netminder Braden Holtby played well in loss.
Insight: He had 23 saves on 24 shots, and eventually fell to the Canadiens, in a 2-1 shootout loss. Even though he came out on the wrong side of the scoreboard, it was a positive first game for Holtby.
 
1/25/2014 10:07:00 PM
Description: Washington netminder Braden Holtby made 21 saves to shut out the Canadiens Saturday.
Insight: Holtby didn't start from Jan. 5-20 after giving up five goals in three straight starts, but he has made 45 saves on 47 shots (.957 SV%) in his last two starts. Trust him at your own peril.