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ECSF Game 3, Discussion Thread: Philadelphia Flyers at Boston Bruins

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No. 2 Philadelphia Flyers at No. 3 Boston Bruins

Game 3, Eastern Conference Semifinals -- Bruins lead series, 2-0

7:00 tonight at TD Garden in Boston, Mass.

Catch the action on Versus, CBC and 610 WIP

[Game Preview] - [SBNation.com Coverage] - [Boston Perspective]

Tonight's goaltenders:


GP MIN W L EGA GA GAA SA SV SV% SO
Brian Boucher 34 1885 18 10 76 2.42 902 826 .916 0


GP MIN W L EGA GA GAA SA SV SV% SO
Tim Thomas 57 3364 35 11 112 2.00 1811 1699 .938 9


Lineups, questions to answer and our game discussion after the jump.

Flyers Projected Lineup

Hartnell - Briere - Leino
van Riemsdyk - Giroux - Zherdev
Carter - Richards - Versteeg
Carcillo - Betts - Powe

Carle - Syvret
Timonen - Coburn
Meszaros - SOD

Healthy Scratches: Nick Boynton, Matt Walker, Kevin Marshall, Erik Gustafsson, Zac Rinaldo, Jody Shelley, Ben Holmstrom, Eric Wellwood, Michael Ryan, Mike Testwuide, Johan Backlund

Injuries: Chris Pronger (something), Andreas Nodl (eye), Michael Leighton (bruised ego), Oskars Bartulis (shoulder)

Boston Projected Lineup

Lucic - Krejci - Horton
Marchand - Bergeron - Recchi
Kelly - Peverley - Ryder
Paille - Campbell - Thornton

Chara - Seidenberg
Kaberle - Hnidy
Ference - Boychuk

Healthy Scratches: Tyler Seguin, Trent Whitfield, Kirk Macdonald, Jordan Caron, Zach Hamill, Lane Macdermid, Jamie Arniel, Colby Cohen, Yury Alexandrov, Matt Bartowski, Steven Kampfer, Andrew Bodnarchuk, Anton Khudobin, Michael Hutchinson

Injuries: Marc Savard (concussion), Adam McQuaid (neck)

Questions to Answer

  1. Tim Thomas. Can he be defeated?
  2. No power play goals for Boston still?
  3. How's Carter look?
  4. How do the matchups change now that we're in Boston, and does that help the Bruins?

Let's go, Flyers.