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Capitals expect to have Holtby as they try to sweep Flyers

Braden Holtby and the Washington Capitals plan to keep rolling along against the Flyers despite an injury scare in practice.

Holtby, the goaltender who has stopped 91 of Philadelphia's 93 shots through three games of the first-round playoff series, left practice Tuesday with an apparent left leg injury after a collision with a teammate. Coach Barry Trotz said he expects Holtby to play in Game 4 on Wednesday (7 p.m. ET, NBCSN) as Washington goes for the sweep.

"Basically just got nicked up a little bit, went off and we'll see where he is," Trotz said. "But I don't anticipate Braden not playing."

Holtby was not made available to reporters after...