Atlanta Ices New York 3-2 - Recap
|Atlanta Ices New York 3-2 - Recap|
Evander Kane scored a pair of goals against the Rangers as Atlanta handed New York a 3-2 defeat on Friday at Philips Arena.
Atlanta won as a -102 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Atlanta got goals from Evander Kane (2) and Anthony Stewart in the victory. Stewart opened the scoring at 11:08 of the first period.
Ondrej Pavelec turned in a 27-save effort for the Thrashers.
Marc Staal and Brandon Dubinsky scored for the Rangers, finding the net behind Ondrej Pavelec.
Henrik Lundqvist stopped 32 of 35 shots for the Rangers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Atlanta scored 1 time on 5 chances on the power play, while New York went 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Atlanta by a margin of 35-29.
Atlanta looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Hurricanes. The Rangers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Pittsburgh.