Reinhart lifts Panthers to overtime win over Rangers in Game 4 to even series

Florida Panthers center Sam Reinhart (13) reacts toward the fans after scoring the game-winning goal against the New York Rangers during overtime in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Tuesday at Amerant Bank Arena in Sunrise, Fla. (Sam Navarro/USA TODAY)

The Florida Panthers came into Game 4 of the Eastern Conference final knowing they needed to play with more of an edge — a “growl,” as coach Paul Maurice described it following their second consecutive overtime loss to the New York Rangers that put them in an early hole in the series.