Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 4/6/12
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Washington Capitals goaltender Michal Neuvirth is scheduled for a doctor's appointment after he was hurt in Thursday night's win over the Florida Panthers. Neuvirth suffered a lower-body injury when his left leg bent, leaving Braden Holtby as the only healthy netminder for Saturday's regular-season finale against the New York Rangers. Tomas Vokoun, who is dealing with a groin injury, is listed as day-to-day, according to Capitals coach Dale Hunter. The team is waiting to hear the results of Neuvirth's exam before deciding whether to call up another goalie from the minors. The 24-year-old Neuvirth is 13-13-5 for Washington, which clinched a playoff slot Thursday and trails Southeast Division leader Florida by two points with one game to play.
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