Monumental Network provided a live telecast of the Caps Alumni game Thursday to the delights of thousands. During the game’s third period, Washington Capitals radio man John Walton and Comcast SportsNet sideline reporter Al Koken noticed some Caps players watching the game along the boards. After one particularly brutal shift by Olie Kolzig (on defense!), Monumental’s cameras panned to goalie Braden Holtby, flanked by teammates Tom Wilson, Steve Oleksy, and Andre Burakovsky (seen above checking out his guns). Holtby couldn’t stop laughing.

Let’s hope Braden comes back to play in alumni games after he retires. I can’t wait to see how funny he thinks it is then when he can’t fully crouch and a 70-year-old Kolzig is scoring goals on him.

  • Thomas Sheldon

    I can picture holtby just being filthy on d. oates should give him a shot

  • He’d probably be filthy at any position. When he’s not playing goal, they should dress him as a winger.

  • Jordan Small

    Andre Burakovsky was the first thing I noticed when i saw this pic. Not holtby laughing but Andre checking himself out. Haha