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Boucher to back up Leighton

Updated: May 29, 2010, 4:35 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

CHICAGO -- Philadelphia Flyers goalie Brian Boucher is available for Game 1 of the Stanley Cup finals.

Boucher had missed seven straight playoff games with injuries to both knees after leaving Game 5 of the Eastern Conference semifinals May 10 against Boston.

Boucher suffered a sprained MCL in his left knee when two players fell on top of him during a battle in front of the net. The right knee also was injured, but to a lesser extent.

He will back up Michael Leighton, who ...

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