Archive for Brandon Holthaus

What The Puck Episode 259 – Holy Kovy

KOVALCHUK?????  Who saw that coming?!  We discuss the newest Capital, Ilya Kovalchuk, and welcome him to the team.  Plus we talk about Ovechkin’s history making 700th goal!

What The Puck Episode 258 – Traded For a Rumble Fish

On this week’s episode we discuss the trade that brought Brendan Dillon to the Capitals.  He’s a defenseman, does he strengthen the core or not?  Plus we talk about Ovi still not hitting 700 goals and much more.

What The Puck Episode 257 – Slump City

The Capitals have not had a great week.  They collected two losses this past week in embarrassing fashion.  We look at the defense and where things can be improved.  We also look at the injury of Evgeny Kuznetsov and it’s impact on the line up.

What The Puck Episode 256 – Ovi All Natural

On this episode we discuss Ovi’s awesome hat trick, Martin Fehervary’s return to the line up, and more.

What The Puck Episode 255 – With or Without Ovi

On this week’s episode, we discuss the bye week and the fantastic game against Montreal.  Jakub Vrana is the future of this team and he shows it.  Plus we talk about the Braden Holtby breakout performance.

What The Puck Episode 254 – Guess Whos Backstrom

Guess who’s back.  For five more years.  Backstrom’s back.  Ovi knows.

What The Puck Episode 253 – 2020 Starts with the Sharks

On this episode we discuss the beginning of the New Year.  The Capitals have an absolutely thrilling game against the Sharks.  We discuss the ending and whether its OK to leave a game early.  Then we discuss young gold medalist Conor McMichael.

What The Puck Episode 252 – Caps Wrap Up 2019

On this episode we discuss why Columbus keeps getting the better of the Capitals.  Plus what do the Caps and Garfield have in common?

What The Puck Episode 251 – Counting Cali Ws

On this episode we discuss the road wins the Caps got in California.  Big wins on the road, but then return home with a stinker of a game in DC.  We talk about it all and what the Russian ban at the Olympics could mean for Ovechkin

What The Puck Episode 250 – Goodbye Chandler Stephenson

On this week’s episode, a sick Brandon and perfectly healthy Coach Dan discuss the last two weeks of Caps hockey.  We say goodbye to Chandler Stephenson, wonder what Backy will agree to for a new contract, and dislike Kane’s no suspension punishment.