Bennett scores late, Panthers rally to beat Sabres 4-3

Sam Reinhart of the Florida Panthers scores a second period goal past goaltender Dustin Tokarski of the Buffalo Sabres at the FLA Live Arena on April 8, 2022 in Sunrise, Florida. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images) (Joel Auerbach, 2022 Joel Auerbach)

SUNRISE, Fla. – Sam Bennett scored with 37.3 seconds left to lift the Florida Panthers to a 4-3 win over the Buffalo Sabres.

Bennett’s goal was the 100th of his career, as well as his 200th NHL point.

Sam Reinhart and Claude Giroux each had a goal and an assist, and Patric Hornqvist also scored for the Panthers.

Sergei Bobrovsky made 19 saves.

Jeff Skinner, Mark Pysyk and Victor Olofsson scored for the Sabres, and Dustin Tokarski stopped 39 shots.

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