World news – AU – Capitals star Holtby expected to enter NHL free agency

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Washington Capitals star Braden Holtby is expected to enter free agency, according to general manager Brian MacLellan.

Holtby is coming off the final season of his five-year, $30.5million contract in Washington, where the goaltender helped the Capitals win the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup.

A five-time All-Star and 2016 Vezina Trophy winner, Holtby made 56 appearances in the regular season and playoffs in 2019-20 as the Capitals bowed out in the first round of the postseason.

« I would expect him to go to free agency, » MacLellan said on Tuesday. « The goalie market is probably a little unusually deep this year.

« I talked to his agent last week briefly about where he’s at and the kind of opportunities he’s looking for.

« I would assume he goes to free agency, and we’ll keep in contact with him throughout the free-agency period to see if he’s getting what he wants. »


SOURCE: https://www.w24news.com/news/world-news-au-capitals-star-holtby-expected-to-enter-nhl-free-agency/?remotepost=277625

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