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  1. Who knew Braden Holtby would be outperforming Tim Thomas?

    Apr 22, 2012, 11:33 AM EDT

    Braden Holtby

    The Boston Bruins certainly didn’t think this would happen.

  2. PHT Morning Skate: Where rats are now parachuting to the ice in Florida

    Apr 22, 2012, 10:11 AM EDT

    Parachute Rat

    This is like every nightmare one could have rolled into one. That and more in the Morning Skate.

  3. Discuss: Capitals take out Bruins 4-3, head home with 3-2 series lead

    Apr 21, 2012, 5:58 PM EDT

    Jay Beagle

    A pivotal Game 5 goes Washington’s way and a chance to wrap the series at home tomorrow afternoon.

  4. Backstrom apologizes to teammates, gears up for Game 5

    Apr 21, 2012, 12:07 PM EDT

    Nicklas Backstrom

    “Life goes on. It’s a new game Saturday and you can’t really do anything else.”

  5. Marchand and Seguin shuffled down in Bruins line shake up

    Apr 21, 2012, 11:34 AM EDT

    Tyler Seguin, Brad Marchand

    When you’re not producing, you get moved down to the third and fourth lines.

  6. Dennis Wideman doesn’t think he’s the defensive goat you might believe him to be

    Apr 21, 2012, 11:12 AM EDT

    Dennis Wideman, Patrice Bergeron

    The Bruins have scored seven goals and he’s been on the ice for five of them.

  7. Video: Saturday preview, can underdog Sens, Caps keep this up?

    Apr 20, 2012, 9:36 PM EDT

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    2012cuplogo

    There are five playoff games scheduled for Saturday.

  8. Hunter says “matching lines” is why Ovechkin played 1:58 in the third period last night

    Apr 20, 2012, 1:23 PM EDT

    St Louis Blues v Washington Capitals

    Not because of the “massive turnover” he had on Boston’s goal.

  9. Alex Ovechkin on barely playing in third: “It is what it is”

    Apr 20, 2012, 2:11 AM EDT

    Alex Ovechkin

    Less than two minutes in the third period for Ovechkin.

  10. NHL aware of timekeeping error in Washington, issues statement

    Apr 19, 2012, 11:58 PM EDT

    WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 19: Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals makes a save during Game Four of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals of the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs against the Boston Bruins on April 19, 2012 at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/NHLI via Getty Images)

    Holtby’s heroics prevented the NHL from having to disallow a Bruins’ goal.

  11. Tim Thomas isn’t pumping Holtby’s or his teammates’ tires

    Apr 19, 2012, 11:21 PM EDT

    thomassprawlsgetty

    Sounds like the reigning Conn Smythe and Vezina winner isn’t happy.

  12. Watch Holtby hold own in final moments of Game 4, prevent a potential controversy

    Apr 19, 2012, 11:09 PM EDT

    WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 19: Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals makes a save against the Boston Bruins in Game Four of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Verizon Center on April 19, 2012 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

    An error with the time clock meant that the Bruins attack lasted 5.3 seconds longer than it should have.

  13. Capitals obey “Win it for Nicky” sign

    Apr 19, 2012, 10:35 PM EDT

    WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 19: Fans hold a sign for Nicklas Backstrom #19 of the Washington Capitals before Game Four of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals against the Boston Bruins during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Verizon Center on April 19, 2012 in Washington, DC. Backstrom was suspended one game. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

    Backstrom missed Game 4 on Thursday because of a one-game suspension.

  14. Discussion: Braden Holtby steals another game, series tied

    Apr 19, 2012, 10:20 PM EDT

    WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 19: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals walks off the ice after warm ups before Game Four of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals against the Boston Bruins during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Verizon Center on April 19, 2012 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

    Can the young Capitals’ goaltender get Washington past the first round?

  15. Is Braden Holtby becoming a star before our eyes?

    Apr 19, 2012, 10:17 PM EDT

    holtbygetty

    Maybe not, but he’s a huge difference-maker so far.

  16. Vokoun compares his groin injury to a concussion

    Apr 19, 2012, 10:03 AM EDT

    Tomas Vokoun, Jeff Skinner

    It doesn’t sound like he’s close to returning.

  17. Discuss: Bruins take back home ice advantage from Caps

    Apr 16, 2012, 10:26 PM EDT

    paillegetty

    Boston barely ekes out a 2-1 series lead with a 4-3 win against Washington.

  18. Even Brad Marchand knows the Bruins have to be better than they have been

    Apr 16, 2012, 10:47 AM EDT

    Brad Marchand

    “It’s a big time of year and we need guys to step up .”

  19. Will the Capitals need Neuvirth or Vokoun?

    Apr 14, 2012, 7:29 PM EDT

    BOSTON, MA - APRIL 14: The Washington Capitals celebrate a double overtime win against the Boston Bruins in Game Two of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 14, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Steve Babineau NHLI via Getty Images)

    Braden Holtby has certainly been doing a great job in their absence.

  20. Tale of the Tape: Bruins vs. Capitals

    Apr 14, 2012, 2:58 AM EDT

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    caps bruins

    Washington and Boston will do battle at TD Garden in Game 2 on Saturday.

  21. PHT Extra: Holtby shines, but Thomas still the star

    Apr 14, 2012, 2:56 AM EDT

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    Holtby Thomas

    A tale of two goaltenders…

  22. Bruins’ power play might be a weakness again

    Apr 13, 2012, 8:00 AM EDT

    Mike Green, Brad Marchand

    It looked practically 2011-like last night.

  23. Could Braden Holtby give Capitals a Halak-like edge?

    Apr 12, 2012, 11:44 PM EDT

    Chris Kelly, Braden Holtby

    The lesser-known goalie kept Washington in a game.

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