Woonsocket’s Brian Boucher Injured in Bruins Game 5
BOSTON (AP) – Philadelphia Flyers goalie Brian Boucher
(BOO-shay) is out of Game 5 of the Eastern Conference semifinal
series against Boston because of an apparent knee injury.
Boucher skated off the ice favoring his left knee with 15:25
left in the second period. He was hurt when two players fell on him
while pursuing a loose puck in the crease.
He stayed on the ice, and the referee quickly waved to the
Boucher was replaced by Michael Leighton, who is making his
first career playoff appearance. He hadn't been in a game since
Boucher has a 2.43 goals-against average in the playoffs. The
Flyers need a victory in Game 5 to stay alive in the best-of-seven
Eastern Conference semifinal series.