Series (Game 2 of 4)
Boston leads 2-1
(16-3-1, 39 pts)
(12-5-4, 33 pts)
7:00 PM ET, December 6, 2003
TD Garden, Boston, Massachusetts
J. Hackett (Flyers - G): Saves: 38, Save Pct.: .974
S. Samsonov (Bruins - LW): Goals: 1, Assists: 0
T. Green (Bruins - C): Goals: 0, Assists: 0
BOSTON (Ticker) -- The Philadelphia Flyers aim for a 13th
victory in 16 games on Saturday when they visit the Boston
Bruins at the FleetCenter.
The Flyers went 10-0-2 in November and are 2-1 this month after
a 3-2 triumph over Phoenix on Friday.
John LeClair scored the decisive goal 78 seconds into the third
period and Robert Esche stopped 17 shots against his former team
for Philadelphia, which is 12-0-2 at home but just 4-3-3-1 on
Tony Amonte scored the go-ahead goal midway through the second
period for the Flyers, who are opening a four-game road trip.
The Bruins are coming off a 6-4 triumph at Atlanta on Thursday
in which they did not commit a penalty for the first time in 2
Martin Lapointe scored the go-ahead goal and Joe Thornton added
a goal and an assist for the Bruins, who had been 0-2-1-1 in
their prior four games.
The Flyers beat the Bruins at the Wachovia Center on November
22, 3-2, as Mark Recchi scored the go-ahead goal with 2:15 left
in the second period.