Skip to main content

Braden Holtby makes 35 saves as Capitals ground Winnipeg Jets 3-0 @NHLdotcom

WINNIPEG - Braden Holtby stopped 35 shots and Mike Ribeiro had a goal and an assist as the Washington Capitals defeated the Winnipeg Jets 3-0 on Saturday.

Matt Hendricks and Todd Brouwer, with his team-leading ninth goal of the season, also scored for Washington (8-11-1).

It was Holtby's third shutout of the season in his 14th game (7-7-0).

Winnipeg goalie Ondrej Pavelec made 18 saves for the Jets (10-10-1), who had a three-game winning streak snapped.

The last time the Jets went scoreless at home was Jan. 12, 2012 in a 2-0 loss to San Jose. The last time they were shut out was in a 3-0 loss in Montreal on Feb. 5, 2012.

View More

The NHL uses cookies, web beacons, and other similar technologies. By using NHL websites or other online services, you consent to the practices described in our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service, including our Cookie Policy.