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Read, Lauridsen score goals 7 seconds apart to lead Flyers past Boston 5-2

Tuesday, 04.23.2013 / 10:45 PM / News

The Canadian Press

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Read, Lauridsen score goals 7 seconds apart to lead Flyers past Boston 5-2

PHILADELPHIA - Matt Read and Oliver Lauridsen scored goals 7 seconds apart to lead the Philadelphia Flyers to a 5-2 victory over the Boston Bruins on Tuesday night.

Scott Hartnell, Jakub Voracek and Simon Gagne also scored for the Flyers, who failed to make the playoffs this season.

Wade Redden and David Krejci had goals for the Bruins. The Bruins are second in the Eastern Conference and lead the Northeast Division. But the Bruins and Montreal both have 59 points. New Jersey beat Montreal 3-2 on Tuesday night.

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