Today in Philly Sports – May 9th, 1974 – Flyers beat Bruins in Game 2 of Stanley Cup Finals

On May 9th, 1974 Bobby Clarke scored an overtime goal to beat the Boston Bruins and even the Stanley Cup finals at one game a piece going back home to the Spectrum. The Flyers were down 2-0 at the end of the first period but early in the second period Bobby Clarke cut the lead to one. The score remained 2-1 until there was 58 seconds left in the 3rd period, when Flyers Defenseman Andre Dupont scored, assisted by none else then Bobby Clarke, to send the game to overtime. The overtime goal by Bobby Clarke is shown below and came in the first overtime. Playoff Hockey!