Strong opening period for Holtby

Strong opening period for Holtby
March 29, 2014, 1:30 pm
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BY PAUL RIGNEY

The Caps offense has struggled in their Saturday contest against the Bruins, not getting a shot on goal until there were 13-minutes left in the period. So, the team had to rely on their netminder to keep them in the game and he responded.

Braden Holtby had an impressive opening stanza for the Capitals, grabbing 15 saves from a relentless Bruins attack.

Historically, Holtby has played well against the Bruins, as Capitals Insider Chuck Gormley noted in his article this morning.

Check out Holtby's saves in the first period.  

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