Bruins Chase Boucher In Game One Blowout
Bruins pound Flyers 7-3 in Game 1 of East semis
By DAN GELSTON
AP Sports Writer
PHILADELPHIA (AP) – David Krejci and Brad Marchand each scored
two goals, and the Boston Bruins took out their frustration from
one of the great collapses in postseason history with a 7-3 win
over the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday in Game 1 of the Eastern
The Bruins chased goalie Brian Boucher by taking a 5-1 lead in
the second period. New round, same problem for the Flyers.
Philadelphia used two goalies in three of its seven first-round
games against Buffalo.
For the second straight season, the Bruins lead the Flyers in
the second round. The Bruins led 3-0 a year ago, then the Flyers
became the third NHL team to rally with four straight victories to
win a best-of-seven series.
Nathan Horton, Mark Recchi and Gregory Campbell also scored for
Game 2 is Monday in Philadelphia.
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