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3/12/16 Hurricanes vs. Sabres

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Eichel goal with :01 left in overtime lifts Sabres

Buffalo forward scores twice in win against Hurricanes

by Joe Yerdon / Correspondent

Eichel pots game-winner in OT

CAR@BUF: Eichel slips in OT game-winner before buzzer

3/12/16: Jack Eichel gets loose on a breakway in overtime and slips the puck five-hole to end the game just before the buzzer

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BUFFALO -- Jack Eichel made the most out of scoring his first overtime game-winning goal in the NHL.

Eichel scored two goals, including the game-winner with 0:01 left in overtime, to lead the Buffalo Sabres to a 3-2 win against the Carolina Hurricanes at First Niagara Center on Saturday.

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Sabres' Lehner, Bogosian should be available

Players given maintenance days Friday ahead of game vs. Hurricanes

by Adam Kimelman @NHLAdamK / Deputy Managing Editor

HURRICANES (31-26-11) at SABRES (27-33-9) 

TV: 1:00 p.m. ET; FS-CR, MSG-B, BELL TV, NHL.TV

Season series: Jack Eichel scored the game-winning goal in the Buffalo Sabres' 4-1 defeat of the Carolina Hurricanes at First Niagara Center on Nov. 27. Josh Gorges, Brian Gionta and David Legwand also scored for the Sabres. Victor Rask scored for the Hurricanes. 

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