Buffalo Sabres' Thomas Vanek, upper left, of Austria, scores on Philadelphia Flyers goalie Sergei Bobrovsky, right, of Russia, in overtime of an NHL hockey game in Buffalo, N.Y., Friday, April 8, 2011. The Sabres won 4-3. (AP Photo/David Duprey)
April 8, 2011 10:36:32 PM PDT
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - April 8, 2011 --
Thomas Vanek scored 1:16 into overtime to cap a two-goal comeback and clinch the Buffalo Sabres a playoff berth with a 4-3 victory over the slumping Philadelphia Flyers on Friday night.