Hurricanes vs Thrashers Final: 3-2 - Recap
|Hurricanes vs Thrashers Final: 3-2 - Recap|
Cam Ward stopped 41 shots against Atlanta on Sunday, leading Carolina to a 3-2 victory at Philips Arena.
Carolina won as a +128 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Carolina got goals from Erik Cole, Joe Corvo, and Jiri Tlusty in the victory. Tlusty opened the scoring at 9:06 of the first period.
Cam Ward stopped 41 of 43 Atlanta shots in the victory.
Atlanta got goals from Andrew Ladd (2) in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Ondrej Pavelec stopped 14 of 17 shots for the Thrashers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Carolina went 0-for-3, while the Thrashers were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Carolina lost the shots on goal battle to Atlanta by a margin of 43-17.
Next game, Carolina takes its act on the road to face New Jersey looking for another win. For Atlanta, they head on the road to face Phoenix.