Christian Ehrhoff scored 38 seconds into overtime to give the Buffalo Sabres a 3-2 victory against the Toronto Maple Leafs at First Niagara Center on Friday.
Ehrhoff's goal came just as a penalty to Toronto's Paul Ranger ended, and the shot from the point beat Maple Leafs goalie James Reimer through the five-hole. It was Ehrhoff's second goal of the season.
"It was definitely nice," Ehrhoff said. "It wasn't a big blast, it just found a little lane there and put it through [Carl] Gunnarsson's legs and Reimer didn't see it."
Ehrhoff was helped out by a screen in front by newest Sabres forward Matt D'Agostini. The Sabres claimed D'Agostini off waivers from the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday.
"[Ranger] was coming out of the box behind [Ehrhoff] there," D'Agostini said. "So I just figured he'd try to get it on net. He did a good job just getting it through."
The win ended the Sabres' five-game losing streak.
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