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Habitual Flyers trying to catch up to new-age Sabres

Updated: May 1, 2006, 8:17 PM ET
By Scott Burnside | ESPN.com

PHILADELPHIA -- Every time the whistle blows to start a game in this Buffalo-Philadelphia series, the Sabres spill onto the ice like someone has left the coral gate open to a gaggle of frisky colts.

The Flyers? Well, how about a gaggle of Clydesdales?

In the first five games of this Eastern Conference quarterfinals series, the colts, er, the Sabres, have run circles around the Flyers early on, forcing them into early penalty trouble and scoring the first goal in five straight ...

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