Found February 03, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Brian Campbell has plenty of fond memories from his playing days in Buffalo. He added another memorable moment Sunday, this time as a visitor. Playing against his former team, Campbell led the Florida Panthers to a 4-3, comeback victory over the Sabres at the First Niagara Center. Campbell scored the game-winning goal with 10:33 left in the third period as the Panthers stormed back from a 3-1 deficit. It was a welcome change of pace for Campbell, who admitted that he's struggled some in games in Buffalo since leaving the team in 2008. "I don't play very good here a lot of times, I find," Campbell said. "It's just weird ... but definitely, it's always fun. I love coming back here, and I still have friends here, and to score a game-winner is great in this building. A lot of good times here, a lot of good memories." On the winning goal, Campbell found himself with plenty of net to shoot at after Tomas Kopecky tried to deke ...
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