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Flyers, Oilers win first Cups 10 years apart

Updated: May 17, 2001, 4:49 PM ET
By Larry Schwartz | Special to ESPN.com

May 19, 1974

In only their seventh season of existence, the Philadelphia Flyers become the first member of the 1967 NHL expansion class (six teams were added to double the size of the league) to win the Stanley Cup.

Known more for their fighting than skills under coach Fred Shero, the Flyers earn the nickname Broad Street Bullies. No matter the style, they are celebrating in the City of Brotherly Love after the Flyers' 1-0 victory over the Boston Bruins in Game 6 gives them ...

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