Bruins give fans what they've waited for

After sweeping Flyers series, Boston has eyes on bringing home Cup

Updated: May 7, 2011, 2:24 AM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- The TD Garden has never been this loud.

When the final buzzer sounded and the Boston Bruins celebrated a 5-1 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers to clinch the Eastern Conference semifinals on home ice and avenge an historic meltdown from a season ago, the 17,565 in attendance were rocking because, for the first time since 1992, the hometown team is heading to the Eastern Conference finals.

Boston will face the Tampa Bay Lightning for the right to play for the Stanley Cup. ...

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