Thompson scored a goal on three shots and added a power-play assist in Thursday's 8-4 loss to the Penguins. Thompson has racked up four points in his last three games. The 23-year-old forward isn't known for significant scoring output -- he has only 14 points in 37 contests this season. He's added 94 shots on net, 25 hits and 17 PIM in a middle-six role.
Thompson scored a power-play goal on seven shots and added an assist in Monday's 4-2 win over the Islanders. Thompson got the Sabres on the board with 5:56 left in the second period, burying a wrister from the right circle with the man advantage. He later drew an assist on Rasmus Asplund's tying goal in the third, giving Thompson the first multi-point game of his NHL career. Thompson has seven goals and 12 points in just 35 games, matching the career highs he established over 65 games in 2018-19.
Thompson scored an empty-net goal on two shots in Thursday's 5-2 win over Washington. Thompson lit the lamp for the fourth time in eight April games, closing out the scoring with his empty-netter in the final minute of the third period. The 23-year-old had scored just once in his first 16 contests this season.
Thompson picked up an assist in Tuesday's win over the Devils. Thompson has just five points in 20 appearances this season. However, three of those points were scored in the past five games. It's a small sample size, but this is his best offensive run since the 2018-19 season.
Thompson scored the game-tying goal and had two shots in Thursday's 3-2 overtime loss to the Rangers. Thompson squared the game with just four seconds left in regulation, sending a wrist shot through a screen from the left faceoff circle. It was just the second goal of the season for the 23-year-old, who has four points in 18 games.
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