BOSTON -- As he sat at his locker stall Thursday morning surrounded by a horde of cameras and microphones, Capitals goalie Braden Holtby probably wished he was alone on some beach, somewhere.
Remember Mattias Sjogren, the forward prospect who bolted for Sweden after not making the Capitals opening roster and playing seven weeks with the Hershey Bears?
Braden Holtby knows his hockey history.
The Capitals playoff hopes may now rest on the 22-year-old shoulders of Braden Holtby.
Now that veteran goaltender Tomas Vokoun is sidelined day-to-day by a lower body injury, the Capitals playoff fate will be decided by a pair of young goaltenders trying to make strong impressions o