Thrashers outlast Stars in OT

Thrashers outlast Stars in OT

Rich Peverley scored his second of the game at 1:16 of overtime to lift the Atlanta Thrashers to a 6-5 win over the Dallas Stars Thursday night at Philips Arena.

Atlanta won the game as -125 favorites, while the 11 goals sailed OVER the posted over/under (6).

Ilya Kovalchuk, Jim Slater, Nik Antropov, and Maxim Afinogenov added singles. Ondrej Pavelec stopped 42 shots in the win.

Stephane Robidas potted two goals for the Stars, while Jere Lehtinen, Jamie Benn, and Loui Eriksson added singles in the loss.