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Bruins know they're not on Easy Street

Updated: May 2, 2011, 8:54 AM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

PHILADELPHIA -- It's always tough, almost unfair, to compare previous teams and historical statistics to the present-day teams.

Neither the Boston Bruins nor Philadelphia Flyers care that Boston is 6-0 lifetime in Game 1s against Philadelphia. It doesn't matter that the Flyers have won three of the teams' previous five playoff matchups. It's about the here and now.

The Bruins hold a 1-0 series lead after Saturday's 7-3 victory in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals. ...

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