Archive for Brandon Holthaus

What The Puck Episode 274 – 2020 NHL Free Agency

On this episode of WTP, we discuss the Holtbeast leaving DC and heading to Vancouver.  Plus we discuss the King Hendrik Lundqvist coming in for a one year deal.  Then we go around the NHL to discuss all the other moves.

What The Puck Episode 273 – Dillon Done Deal

On this episode of WTP, we discuss SO MUCH!  It seems like the King is coming to DC, Dillon has a new contract, Kempny is hurt, and the Draft happened!  We cover it all!!

What The Puck Episode 272 – Lots of Lav

On this episode we discuss the new coach for the Washington Capitals, Peter Laviolette, and what he brings to the team.  Plus we discuss when the next season will begin.  Brandon doesn’t think it’s going to be anytime soon.

What The Puck Episode 271 – New Coach Not Dan

On this episode of WTP, we are joined by Ryan Drury.  A staple of the Capitals offseason here at WTP.  We discuss the firing of Todd Reirden, the potential next coach, and we say goodbye to Braden Holtby.

What The Puck Episode 270 – Capitals Comeback Kids

This isn’t over yet.  The Capitals have not looked good at all, but they’ve still given us some hope!  We discuss the series against the Islanders and how the Caps could maybe turn the series around.

What The Puck Episode 269 – Caps vs Islanders

Now that the round robin is over the Capitals are up against the Islanders.  Coach Dan and Brandon discuss John Carlson, Lars Eller, and what it means to face Barry Trotz.

What The Puck Episode 268 – Bubble Boys

It’s almost the playoffs!  The Caps have arrived in Toronto and have played some bubble hockey in an exhibition game.  Dan and Brandon discuss the return to play, how Vitek did in net, and what it means to not have Carly on the ice.

What The Puck Episode 267 – Phase 3

Hockey is back!  And its July!  This is weird.  Brandon and Dan discuss the Phase 3 of the NHL return to play plan.  We discuss the bubble cities, the plan to play in August, Dillon resigning, and much more.

What The Puck Episode 266 – Playing During A Pandemic

On this episode, we discuss the return to play initiative.  We talk about what the next phase may look like, who the #1 goaltender is, and who the Capitals black aces may be.

What The Puck Episode 265 – Ranking the 31 NHL Team Logos

On this episode of What The Puck, we are still in quarantine and still have no hockey. Coach Dan and Brandon discuss the 31 NHL team logos and which are their favorites.