Panthers come back to beat Maple Leafs

Sunrise, FL ( – The Florida Panthers finished with a
flurry, erasing a two-goal deficit in the third period to beat the Toronto
Maple Leafs 6-4 on Sunday.

Brad Boyes redirected in Dmitry Kulikov’s wrister from the point on a power
play for the go-ahead goal with 3:15 remaining.

Kulikov, Willie Mitchell and Scottie Upshall also scored in the third for the
Panthers, who got 13 saves from Roberto Luongo.

Florida is 5-1-1 over its last seven games and extended its home win streak to
four games.

James van Riemsdyk, Nazem Kadri, Richard Panik and Roman Polak had second-
period goals for Toronto, which has dropped four of its last five games.

James Reimer allowed five goals on 34 shots. Starting goaltender Jonathan
Bernier missed the game with flu-like symptoms.