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6th-Seeded ’08-’09 Thrashers Upset Top-Seeded ’06-’07 Thrashers in Five Games; Will Make UNP Debut

The 6th-seeded ’08-’09 Atlanta Thrashers staked an early claim for an upset over the top-seeded ’06-’07 Atlanta Thrashers in Game 1. Four goals in the first period from four different players for the ’08-’09 Thrashers made it pretty easy for … Continue reading

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Offense Sputters for Reigning Representatives as 2nd-Seeded ’05-’06 Thrashers Eliminated in Six Games by 6th-Seeded ’08-’09 Thrashers

The 2nd-seeded ’05-’06 Thrashers got off to a good start offensively in Game 1. However, inconsistency afterwards would lead to just plain poor. They took Game 1 by a final of 5-1 with Bobby Holik‘s two goals and three points … Continue reading

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Top-Seeded ’06-’07 Thrashers Clinch Spot in Qualifier Final by Sweeping 4th-Seeded ’10-’11 Thrashers

The top-seeded ’06-’07 Atlanta Thrashers started the series off with a bang. They potted seven goals in the opening game of the season with Ilya Kovalchuk the only one to score more than once. Defenseman Alexei Zhitnik tallied three assists … Continue reading

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6th-Seeded ’08-’09 Thrashers First Lower Seed to Advance, Upset 3rd-Seeded ’09-’10 Thrashers in Seven Games

The 6th-seeded ’08-’09 Atlanta Thrashers have pulled off the first upset of the 2015 Atlanta Thrashers Qualifying Tournament. It didn’t start off so well for them, though. The 3rd-seeded ’09-’10 Atlanta Thrashers took Game 1 thanks to goals from Nik … Continue reading

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2nd-Seeded ’05-’06 Thrashers Begin Repeat Attempt with Sweep Over 7th-Seeded ’07-’08 Thrashers

The reigning representatives, the ’05-’06 Atlanta Thrashers, needed an overtime winner from Vyacheslav Kozlov to take the opening game of the series. Then, in Game 2, they began to exert themselves and took Game 2 by a final of 6-2. … Continue reading

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