If you were going to make a list of the players the Caps could not afford to lose this season, it would be pretty short.
Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby exited Sunday's game vs. New York in the second period with symptoms of dehydration.
One night after getting pulled in Buffalo, Caps netminder Braden Holtby took himself out of Sunday's game in the second period due to dehydration.
The Capitals (33-7-3, 69 points) visit the Buffalo Sabres (17-22-4, 38 points) tonight at First Niagara Center (6:30 p.m., CSN). Here’s our AAA Keys to the Game:
In their win on Sunday at Madison Square Garden, the Caps were able to turn a big save from Braden Holtby on one end into a the game-winning goal on the other.