Thrashers Defeat Panthers
ATLANTA – Niclas Bergfors scored the game winner and Fredrik Modin had two goals to lift the Atlanta Thrashers over the Florida Panthers 4-3 on Wednesday night.
Dustin Byfuglien also scored for the Thrashers and Chris Mason made 52 saves, including 22 in the second period. The 55 shots by Florida tied a franchise record set on Dec. 18, 2005, in a 3-2 win at Washington.
Bryan Allen, Jason Garrison and Steven Reinprecht scored and Tomas Vokoun stopped 19 shots for the Panthers.