Panthers overcome 4-goal deficit for 7-6 OT win over Devils

Gustav Forsling of the Florida Panthers celebrates his game winning overtime goal against the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on April 02, 2022 in Newark, New Jersey. The Panthers defeated the Devils 7-6 in overtime. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images) (BRUCE BENNETT, 2022 Getty Images)

NEWARK, N.J. – Gustav Forsling scored twice, including at 1:45 of overtime, and the Florida Panthers overcame a four-goal deficit and beat the New Jersey Devils 7-6.

Aleksander Barkov also had two goals.

Defenseman Radko Gudas, Ben Chiarot and Brandon Montour each scored for Florida, which won its third straight game.

Spencer Knight stopped six shots, picking up the victory in relief of goalie Sergei Bobrovsky, who was pulled after allowing six goals on 25 shots in the first two periods.

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