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BOSTON - Claude Giroux scored his second power-play goal of the game at 2:09 of overtime to give the Philadelphia Flyers a 5-4 victory over the Boston Bruins on Wednesday night.

Giroux one-timed a shot past Tuukka Rask from the left circle with Ryan Spooner off for hooking.

Philadelphia overcame a two-goal deficit in the third period. Giroux cut it to 4-3 at 7:48, and Wayne Simmonds tied it at 9:36. Pierre-Edouard Bellemare and Sam Gagner also scored for the Flyers.

Chris Kelly, Jimmy Hayes, Brett Connolly and Patrice Bergeron scored for Boston. The Bruins have lost their first four home games this season.

SABRES 2, MAPLE LEAFS 1, SO

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) ? Evander Kane tied it with 4:29 left with his first goal for Buffalo, and Matt Moulson and Tyler Ennis scored in the shootout to beat Toronto.

Kane pushed a wrister past goalie Jonathan Bernier. Buffalo acquired Kane from Winnipeg in February, but he was unable to play until this season after having shoulder surgery.

Chad Johnson made 23 saves to help Buffalo improve to 2-4.

P.A. Parenteau scored for Toronto, and Bernier made 34 saves.

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