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Braden Holtby

25-Year-Old Goalie – Washington Capitals

2014-15 NHL Stats

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41

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20

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9

GAA

2.22

SV%

.923

2014-15 NHL Projections

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2014-15 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

While there is great debate about what the arrival of Barry Trotz means for many Caps players, Holtby is one player for whom the new regime will do wonders. For a supposed franchise goaltender, Holtby has been looking over his shoulder a great deal over the past couple of se...

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 203   DOB: 9/16/1989   BORN: Lloydminster, Saskatchewan   DRAFTED: 4th Rd, #93 Overall in 2008   Show ContractHide Contract

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Braden Holtby Contract Information:

Signed a two-year, $3.7 million contract extension with the Capitals in February of 2013.

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Holtby allowed two goals on 42 shots in Sunday's 2-1 overtime Game 3 loss to the Islanders.

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Braden Holtby NHL Stats
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  Goalie Stats
Season Age League Team GP W L OTL SO GAA GA SA SV SV%
2010-11 21 NHL WAS 14 10 2 2 2 1.79 22 332 310 .934
2011-12 22 NHL WAS 7 4 2 1 1 2.49 15 192 177 .922
2012-13 23 NHL WAS 36 23 12 1 4 2.58 90 1123 1033 .920
2013-14 24 NHL WAS 48 23 15 4 4 2.85 126 1475 1349 .915
2014-15 25 NHL WAS 73 41 20 10 9 2.22 157 2044 1887 .923
2014-15 Proj 25 NHL WAS 55 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Braden Holtby

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Braden Holtby – Playing Time Overview

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Time On Ice Stats

58:11

Average Time On Ice in 2014-15

During an average game, Braden Holtby was on the ice for 58:11.

4:30

Average Power Play Time On Ice in 2014-15

During an average game, Braden Holtby was on the ice for 4:30 during power plays.

Year Ice Time Power Play Ice Time
2012-13 58:02 6:30
2013-14 55:20 5:09
2014-15 58:11 4:30

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Braden Holtby 2014-15 NHL Game Log
Date Opponent W L OTL GAA GA SA SV SV%
Apr. 17 NYI Did Not Play
Apr. 15 NYI 0 1 0 3.05 3 26 23 .885
Apr. 11 NYR 0 1 0 3.05 3 33 30 .909
Apr. 8 BOS 1 0 0 0.00 0 27 27 1.000
Apr. 5 at DET 1 0 0 1.00 1 36 35 .972
Apr. 4 at OTT 0 0 1 3.81 4 28 24 .857
Apr. 2 at MON 1 0 0 3.69 4 27 23 .852
Mar. 31 CAR 1 0 0 2.00 2 25 23 .920
Mar. 29 at NYR 1 0 0 2.00 2 25 23 .920
Mar. 28 NSH 0 0 0 12.86 3 13 10 .769
Mar. 26 NJ 1 0 0 1.97 2 31 29 .935
Mar. 21 at WPG 0 1 0 2.03 2 23 21 .913
Mar. 19 at MIN 1 0 0 2.03 2 30 28 .933
Mar. 16 at BUF 1 0 0 2.77 3 33 30 .909
Mar. 15 BOS 1 0 0 0.00 0 32 32 1.000
Mar. 13 DAL 0 1 0 7.27 4 22 18 .818
Mar. 11 NYR 0 1 0 3.16 3 31 28 .903
Mar. 7 BUF 1 0 0 1.00 1 17 16 .941
Mar. 5 MIN 0 1 0 2.07 2 30 28 .933
Mar. 3 at CLS 1 0 0 3.00 3 30 27 .900
Mar. 1 TOR 1 0 0 0.00 0 32 32 1.000
Feb. 27 at CAR 0 1 0 2.14 2 37 35 .946
Feb. 25 PIT 0 1 0 4.21 4 26 22 .846
Feb. 22 at PHI 0 1 0 3.16 3 28 25 .893
Feb. 21 NYI 1 0 0 1.85 2 32 30 .938
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Feb. 19 WPG 1 0 0 1.00 1 20 19 .950
Feb. 17 at PIT 1 0 0 1.00 1 33 32 .970
Feb. 15 at ANH Did Not Play
Feb. 14 at LA 0 1 0 3.16 3 30 27 .900
Feb. 11 at SJ 1 0 0 3.87 4 30 26 .867
Feb. 8 PHI 0 1 0 2.07 2 24 22 .917
Feb. 6 ANH Did Not Play
Feb. 5 at OTT 1 0 0 1.00 1 26 25 .962
Feb. 3 LA 1 0 0 0.00 0 27 27 1.000
Feb. 1 STL Did Not Play
Jan. 31 at MON 0 0 1 0.95 1 30 29 .967
Jan. 28 PIT 1 0 0 0.00 0 27 27 1.000
Jan. 27 at CLS 0 1 0 4.07 4 30 26 .867
Jan. 20 EDM 0 0 1 3.75 4 31 27 .871
Jan. 17 at DAL Did Not Play
Jan. 16 at NSH 0 1 0 4.14 4 30 26 .867
Jan. 14 PHI 1 0 0 0.00 0 21 21 1.000
Jan. 12 COL 1 0 0 1.00 1 32 31 .969
Jan. 10 DET 1 0 0 1.00 1 27 26 .963
Jan. 8 at PHI 0 0 1 3.00 3 33 30 .909
Jan. 7 at TOR 1 0 0 2.03 2 33 31 .939
Jan. 4 FLA 1 0 0 3.00 3 32 29 .906
Jan. 1 CHI 1 0 0 2.00 2 35 33 .943
Dec. 29 at NYI 0 0 1 3.87 4 39 35 .897
Dec. 27 at PIT 1 0 0 0.00 0 31 31 1.000
Dec. 23 at NYR 0 1 0 4.14 4 27 23 .852
Dec. 22 OTT 1 0 0 1.02 1 39 38 .974
Dec. 20 at NJ 1 0 0 0.00 0 21 21 1.000
Dec. 18 at CLS 1 0 0 4.00 4 26 22 .846
Dec. 16 at FLA 0 0 1 0.92 1 29 28 .966
Dec. 13 TB 1 0 0 2.03 2 28 26 .929
Dec. 11 CLS 0 0 1 2.81 3 23 20 .870
Dec. 9 at TB 1 0 0 3.00 3 36 33 .917
Dec. 6 at NJ 1 0 0 1.00 1 34 33 .971
Dec. 4 at CAR 1 0 0 1.00 1 30 29 .967
Dec. 2 VAN 0 1 0 4.14 4 32 28 .875
Nov. 29 at TOR 0 1 0 9.00 3 12 9 .750
Nov. 28 NYI 1 0 0 2.00 2 28 26 .929
Nov. 26 at NYI 0 0 1 2.81 3 35 32 .914
Nov. 22 BUF 0 1 0 2.07 2 26 24 .923
Nov. 20 at COL 1 0 0 2.00 2 29 27 .931
Nov. 18 at ARI 1 0 0 0.95 1 24 23 .958
Nov. 15 at STL Did Not Play
Nov. 14 NJ 0 1 0 1.03 1 28 27 .964
Nov. 11 CLS 1 0 0 2.00 2 26 24 .923
Nov. 8 CAR Did Not Play
Nov. 7 at CHI 1 0 0 2.00 2 40 38 .950
Nov. 4 CGY 0 0 1 3.75 4 23 19 .826
Nov. 2 ARI Did Not Play
Nov. 1 at TB 0 1 0 4.14 4 28 24 .857
Oct. 29 DET 0 1 0 4.07 4 22 18 .818
Oct. 26 at VAN Did Not Play
Oct. 25 at CGY 1 0 0 1.00 1 21 20 .952
Oct. 22 at EDM 0 1 0 3.10 3 20 17 .850
Oct. 18 FLA Did Not Play
Oct. 16 NJ 1 0 0 2.03 2 28 26 .929
Oct. 14 SJ 0 0 0 20.00 3 7 4 .571
Oct. 11 at BOS 1 0 0 0.00 0 29 29 1.000
Oct. 9 MON 0 0 1 0.92 1 24 23 .958

Braden Holtby: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Holtby will start in net for Game 3 Sunday against the Islanders, Chuck Gormley of CSN Washington reports.

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Coach Barry Trotz said he expects Holtby (illness) to start Sunday's Game 3 against the Islanders, Chuck Gormley of CSN Washington reports.

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Holtby (illness) returned to practice Saturday, Alex Prewitt of the Washington Post reports.

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Holtby (illness) will not play on Friday in Game 2 of the Caps' playoff series against the Islanders.

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Holtby (illness) missed the morning skate, but is expected to play in Game 2 against the Islanders on Friday, Mike Vogel of Monumental Network reports.

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Holtby allowed three goals on 26 shots in Wednesday’s 4-1 Game 1 loss to the Islanders.

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Holtby will be in the crease for Wednesday's playoff opener against the Islanders, Ben Raby of the Washington Post reports.

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Holtby gave up three goals on 33 shots in a 4-2 loss to the Rangers on Saturday. The fourth goal was an empty-netter.

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Holtby has been confirmed as the starter for Saturday's game against the Rangers, Alex Prewitt of the Washington Post reports.

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Holtby is expected to receive the start for Saturday's regular-season finale against the Rangers, Alex Prewitt of the Washington Post reports. "I would think there's a very strong possibility that Holts will start," coach Barry Trotz said after Friday's practice. "Doesn't mean that he will finish. It'll all depend."

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Holtby stopped all 27 of the shots he faced in Wednesday’s 3-0 win over the Bruins.

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Holtby worked in the starter's crease during morning skate and is expected to be in goal for Wednesday's game against the Bruins, Chuck Gormley of CSN Washington reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014-15

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2013-14

Holtby comes into the 2013-2014 season as the Caps’ number-one choice in goal. His 23 wins were good for fourth in the league, and his 90 goals allowed put him 10th among NHL goalies. He struggled out of the gate, allowing three or more goals several times in the first month of the season, but he stepped up as the season progressed. He is not yet a top-tier goalie but is expected to get the majority of starts for Washington and would make a fine No. 2 for most fantasy teams. The Capitals defense was eighth in shots allowed when Holtby was in the net, which is concerning and may limit his win total this season.

2012-13

Holtby was the new kid in town for the Caps last year and established himself as a formidable netminder in last Spring's playoffs. Filling in for injured Tomas Vokoun and Michal Neuvirth, Holtby played in 14 playoff games with a save percentage of .933. He was 7-7 in that time. Extrapolate Holtby’s playoff and regular season save percentages out, and he is in the top 5-6 net-minders in the league. It's unreasonable to conclude his playoff pace will sustain itself over a whole season, but Washington has a talented netminder here. With Vokoun gone, Holtby is the likely starter for the Caps. Holtby is unlikely to be flying off draft boards but managers in the know will tuck him away in the middle rounds.

2011-12

Holtby will be the starter in AHL Hershey, due to the signing of veteran Tomas Vokoun. With the success he had when he got his chance last year, the organization was comfortable enough to trade away Semyon Varlamov. Holtby may be the most talented of what is now two young guys in net for Washington. He has taken AHL Hershey to the Calder Cup, and will fine-tune his skills again this year. In 14 career contests, he has an amazing 10-2-2 record, including two shutouts with a 1.79 goals against average and .934 save percentage. This kid may be special, so look for the team to make room for him on the roster no later than next season.

2010-11

Holtby will be the starter in AHL Hershey as the two other young netminders get their shot. Depending on injury, Holtby may be back in the NHL this year, but possibly starting. He has the ability to become an NHL starter, but not sure if that will happen in Washington.

2009-10

Holtby, a young netminder has played strong between the pipes for the WHL Saskatoon Blades. He was 40-16-4 last year and had an impressive 2.62 goals against average and .910 save percentage. With all the young goalie talent Washington has, Holtby should be back in the WHL this year. He still has a ways to go to make it to the big league, but the kid has the talent to do just that.