PHILADELPHIA - (AP) - Brian Boucher stopped 25 shots and thePhiladelphia Flyers advanced to the Eastern Conference semifinalswith a 5-2 win over the Buffalo Sabres in Game 7 of theirfirst-round series on Tuesday night.
The Flyers raced to a 4-0 lead and chased Buffalo goalie RyanMiller in the third.
It was a switch from the rest of the series where the Flyers hadtrouble in the net. They started three goalies in seven games.
Boucher won Games 2 and 6 in relief, but was stout for all 60minutes in the series clincher.
The defending conference champions must wait to learn their nextopponent.
Braydon Coburn, Danny Briere, James van Riemsdyk, and VilleLeino all scored against Miller to suck the drama out of Game 7.
The Flyers surely won't complain about a rout.