Leighton struggles in Cup finals debut

Updated: May 30, 2010, 3:36 AM ET
By Pierre LeBrun | ESPN.com

CHICAGO -- A reporter asked Brian Boucher after Saturday morning's pregame skate whether he was starting in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup finals.

It seemed like a stupid question at the time given Michael Leighton's stellar Eastern Conference finals.

It was not such a stupid question when applied after Game 1.

Peter Laviolette faces the biggest decision of his short tenure as coach of the Philadelphia Flyers for Monday's Game 2: Does he go back to Leighton ...

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