Panthers vs. Sabres | Fri., March 7, 2014

  • Buffalo Sabres goalie Michal Neuvirth (34) stops a first-period shot by Sean Bergenheim of the Florida Panthers (20) at the BB&T Center in Sunrise on March 7, 2014. Joel Auerbach / Getty Images

  • Florida Panthers’ Jesse Winchester (17) celebrates his first-period goal against the Buffalo Sabres with teammates at the BB&T Center in Sunrise on March 7, 2014. Joel Auerbach / Getty Images

  • Florida Panthers’ Nick Bjugstad (27) is checked to the ice by Buffalo Sabres’ Zenon Konopka (24) at the BB&T Center in Sunrise on March 7, 2014. Joel Auerbach / Getty Images

  • Buffalo Sabres goalie Michal Neuvirth (34) defends the net against Jesse Winchester of the Florida Panthers (17) at the BB&T Center in Sunrise on March 7, 2014. Joel Auerbach / Getty Images

  • Alexander Sulzer of the Buffalo Sabres, right, and Sean Bergenheim of the Florida Panthers skate after a loose puck during first-period action at the BB&T Center in Sunrise on March 7, 2014. Joel Auerbach / Getty Images

  • Buffalo Sabres goalie Michal Neuvirth defends the net against the Florida Panthers during first-period action at the BB&T Center in Sunrise on March 7, 2014. Joel Auerbach / Getty Images

  • Goalie Roberto Luongo of the Florida Panthers stops a shot by Tyler Ennis of the Buffalo Sabres (63) in the second period at the BB&T Center in Sunrise on March 7, 2014. Joel Auerbach / Getty Images

  • Tyler Ennis of the Buffalo Sabres, right, is cross-checked by Erik Gudbranson of the Florida Panthers (not pictured) in front of Panthers goalie Roberto Luongo at the BB&T Center in Sunrise on March 7, 2014. Joel Auerbach / Getty Images

  • Buffalo Sabres' Zenon Konopka (24) and Florida Panthers' Nick Bjugstad (27) battle for the puck during the first period of an NHL hockey game at the BB&T Center in Sunrise on March 7, 2014. J Pat Carter / AP

  • Florida Panthers' Brandon Pirri (73) slams into the wall as he and Buffalo Sabres' Marcus Foligno (82) fight for the puck during the first period of an NHL hockey game at the BB&T Center in Sunrise on March 7, 2014. J Pat Carter / AP

  • Florida Panthers' Jonathan Huberdeau (11) tries to score as Buffalo Sabres goalie Michael Neuvirth (34) and Jamie McBain (4) try to block the shot during the first period of an NHL hockey game at the BB&T Center in Sunrise on March 7, 2014. J Pat Carter / AP

  • Florida Panthers' Jonathan Huberdeau (11) tries to score as Buffalo Sabres goalie Michael Neuvirth (34), Jamie McBain (4) and Matt D'Agostini (27) try to block the shot during the first period of an NHL hockey game at the BB&T Center in Sunrise on March 7, 2014. J Pat Carter / AP

  • Buffalo Sabres' Christian Ehrhoff (10) and Florida Panthers' Vincent Trocheck (67) slam into the wall during the first period of an NHL hockey game at the BB&T Center in Sunrise on March 7, 2014. J Pat Carter / AP