Philadelphia Flyers defeat Boston Bruins, 4-3

PHILADELPHIA - Life without Milan Lucic and Marc Savard won’t be easy, but the Bruins left here last night with another point tacked up in the standings, their third point in two nights, adding to their growing sense of resiliency in a season that already has tested their depth, patience, and physical well-being.

“You have to stand up and show the coach he can rely on you in these moments,’’ said plucky center Steve Begin, who scored his second goal in as many nights in...

PHILADELPHIA - The Bruins have holes to fill in their lineup, especially up front where this week they lost Milan Lucic (fractured finger) and Marc Savard (broken bone in foot) for most, if not all, of next month.

What to do? For now, general manager Peter Chiarelli has patched the roster with one trade, acquiring forward Daniel Paille from the Sabres, plus with a boatload of minor leaguers. Newcomers Paille, Trent Whitfield, Brad Marchand, and Vladimir Sobotka all suit...