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Holtby brings Stanley Cup to Saskatchewan

Capitals goalie celebrates with local hockey team, family, friends @NHLdotcom

Braden Holtby took the Stanley Cup on a trip down memory lane.

The Washington Capitals goalie spent part of his Tuesday with the Cup in Lashburn, Saskatchewan, where he took pictures and signed autographs with members of the Lashburn Flyers. 

Tweet from @Capitals: Hanging out and signing autographs with the Lashburn Flyers, @Holts170���s old club! #ALLCAPS #StanleyCup

After the Flyers had their moment with the Cup, Holtby opened the celebration up to the public. 

Tweet from @Capitals: 📸📸📸📸 #ALLCAPS #StanleyCup

Holtby also enjoyed a spectacular personalized Stanley Cup cake, with his name and the Capitals logo on it.

Tweet from @bbholtby: When your cousin is a cake BOSS 🙌

Holtby, born in Lloydminster, Saskatchewan, started his Cup celebration with a trip to his family's farm in nearby Marshall. 

Tweet from @keeperofthecup: Braden Holtby���s turn with the #StanleyCup in Northern Saskatchewan (Marshall, SK) #StanleyCup @Capitals @NHL @HockeyHallFame

Holtby went 16-7 with two shutouts during the Stanley Cup Playoffs, helping the Capitals claim the first championship in their 44-year history.

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