Leighton out with ankle injury

Philadelphia Flyers goalie Michael Leighton makes a save on a shot by Buffalo Sabres' Thomas Vanek (26) of Austria, under pressure from Flyers' Ryan Parent (77) during the first period of the NHL hockey game in Buffalo, N.Y., Friday, March 5, 2010. (AP Photo/ David Duprey)

March 18, 2010 6:04:12 PM PDT
The Philadelphia Flyers will be without starting goalie Michael Leighton for at least eight weeks because of a high ankle sprain.