Cam Ward made 45 saves and Jay Harrison scored 2:19 into overtime to rally the Carolina Hurricanes to a 3-2 victory over the Ottawa Senators on Thursday night.
Harrison's winner came off a scramble in front as he banged a loose puck past Senators goalie Craig Anderson.
Chad LaRose and Alexander Semin scored in regulation for the Hurricanes, who have won five of their last seven.
Erik Karlsson and Daniel Alfredsson replied for the Senators, while Anderson stopped 23 shots in taking the loss.
Ottawa led 2-1 in the third period, but Semin tied it with a one-timer that beat Anderson stick side on the power play at 12:26.
Both teams had a number of great chances in the first period, but it was the Senators who took the early lead on Karlsson's team-leading fifth goal of the season on a great pass from rookie Jakob Silfverberg.
Ottawa outshot Carolina 17-3 in the second period, but Ward kept his team in it with a number of big saves, including one in close on Silfverberg.