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The #BobbleBeast Has Arrived

After a heated election back in November, the Braden Holtby bobbleheads presented by Capital One Bank are finally ready to come home with you.

by Washington Capitals @Capitals / WashingtonCaps.com

Remember back in November when the biggest election in Washington, D.C. determined who would be the next Capitals Bobblehead? Well the night has finally arrived!

There were three amazing candidates - each worthy of the honor. But there could be only one! Like any good election, there needed to be a debate...

Video: Our bobbleheads debate who you should vote for!

The buzz around town and within the locker room was palpable. All the guys started to take sides.Tweet from @Capitals: .@TJOshie77 is voting for��� #VoteWilson Follow the results all day: https://t.co/NaZbAQbvZT pic.twitter.com/o57jUX2NPc

Tweet from @Capitals: .@nateschmidt29 is all in on #VoteHoltby Follow #CapsElectionNight results: https://t.co/NaZbAQbvZT pic.twitter.com/i28EFnEf2u

Even head coach Barry Trotz...

Tweet from @Capitals: Coach is voting for��� #VoteWilliams #ImWithHairFollow #CapsElectionNight results: https://t.co/NaZbAQbvZT pic.twitter.com/LuU9GWmh61

Wolf Blitzer was on the scene the night of the Election, breaking everything down from the Situation Room:

Tweet from @Capitals: .@wolfblitzer breaks down the #CapsElectionNight from the Situation Room. Will you #VoteHoltby, #VoteWilliams or #VoteWilson? #CapsSharks pic.twitter.com/2RbMMNTTgd

But in the end, with over 10,000 votes cast, Braden Holtby won the 2016-17 Capitals Bobblehead Election!

 Tweet from @Capitals: Your 2016 #CapsElectionNight Bobblehead winner is Braden Holtby! Fans can get your Braden Holtby Bobblehead on March 21st at Verizon Center. pic.twitter.com/cwFGz6EgTb

 A lot of time has passed since that fateful evening and finally Washington Capitals fans will get the chance to get their very own Braden Holtby bobblehead presented by Capital One Bank as part of our Fan Appreciation Week. As the #BobbleBeast bobbleheads arrived, we gave the losing candidates the chance to meet the winner.

Justin Williams was a gracious loser:

Video: Justin Williams faces his Election Bobble competitor

Tom Wilson? Not so much...

Video: Tom Wilson comes face-to-face with the #BobbleBeast

We look forward to seeing how excited you are to get your #BobbleBeast on Tuesday, March 21! Make sure to arrive as early as possible to avoid any delays on getting your new best friend and if you haven't already done so - make sure to get tickets now!

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