Atlanta vs Carolina Wrap - Atlanta Wins 3-2
Atlanta got a 35-save performance from Ondrej Pavelec as the Thrashers handed Carolina a 3-2 loss on Wednesday at RBC Center.
Bettors who backed the Thrashers were rewarded as +160 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
Atlanta got goals from Rob Schremp, Tobias Enstrom, and Tim Stapleton in the victory. Schremp opened the scoring at 3:22 of the first period.
Ondrej Pavelec stopped 35 of 37 Carolina shots in the victory.
Erik Cole and Troy Bodie scored for the Hurricanes, finding the net behind Ondrej Pavelec.
Cam Ward stopped 26 of 29 shots for the Hurricanes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Atlanta went 1-for-2, while the Hurricanes were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Atlanta lost the shots on goal battle to Carolina by a margin of 37-29.
Next game, Atlanta takes its act home to face New Jersey looking for another win. For Carolina, they head on the road to face Washington.