Kovalchuk, Hedberg lead Thrashers
|Kovalchuk, Hedberg lead Thrashers|
Ilya Kovalchuk scored once while adding two assists, and Johan Hedberg stopped 33 shots as the Atlanta Thrashers defeated the New York Rangers 5-3 Thursday at Madison Square Garden.
Atlanta won the game as +145 underdogs, while the eight goals sailed OVER the posted over/under (6).
Colby Armstrong, Rich Peverley, Evander Kane, and Maxim Afinogenov also scored for the Thrashers.
Artem Anisimov, Marian Gaborik, and Brian Boyle answered for the Rangers.