As Winnipeg fans celebrated the NHL's return, Atlanta fans expressed anger, frustration and sadness over the loss of their franchise.
Atlanta had the apparent tying goal waived off with under a minute to play in the game.
Travis Zajac's second goal of the game, a power play tally in the final minute of overtime, lifted the New Jersey Devils to a 3-2 victory over the Atlanta Thrashers at Philips Arena.
Tim Stapleton scored 1:38 into overtime as the Atlanta Thrashers earned a 3-2 win over the Carolina Hurricanes at RBC Center.
Colin Greening scored his first NHL goal in Ottawa's 3-1 victory over the Atlanta Thrashers.
Carey Price made 40 saves in Montreal's 3-1 win.
Atlanta acquired center Ben Maxwell from the Canadians.
Ryan Miller stopped 40 shots as Buffalo gave its new owner a 4-1 win over Atlanta at HSBC Arena.
Toronto overcame an early two goal deficit to pick-up the home-ice win.
Calgary won in Atlanta for the first time since the Thrashers joined the league in 1999.
Ondrej Pavelec stopped 36 shots for his third shutout of the season as the Atlanta Thrashers took a 1-0 decision over the Washington Capitals at Philips Arena.
Dominic Moore scored in the fourth round of the shootout, as the Tampa Bay Lightning continued their recent dominance over the Atlanta Thrashers with a 3-2 victory at Philips Arena.
Rich Peverley scored a pair of goals and Ondrej Pavelec stopped 33 shots as Atlanta nipped Florida, 3-2, at BankAtlantic Center.
Tim Stapleton scored the winner in the shootout to help Atlanta take a 3-2 victory over Boston at Philips Arena.
Sidney Crosby extended his point streak to 25 games with two goals and two assists, and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat Atlanta, 6-3, for their 16th win in 19 games.
An important Southeast Division battle will take place
tonight in Atlanta, as the host Thrashers try to avoid a third straight loss
when they take on the surging Tampa Bay Lightning at Philips Arena.
The Atlanta Thrashers will try to pick up where they left
off on Saturday night when they visit the Toronto Maple Leafs this evening at
Air Canada Centre.
Sergei Samsonov scored in the last round of the shootout to help the Carolina Hurricanes take a 3-2 win over Southeast Division rival Atlanta at Philips Arena.
Victor Hedman scored in the fourth round of the shootout to give the Tampa Bay Lightning a 2-1 win over the Atlanta Thrashers at St. Pete Times Forum.
The 4-2 loss ended the Thrashers six game home winning streak.
Bryan Little had a goal and an assist to lead an impressive Atlanta scoring attack that put away Detroit, 5-1, at Phillips Arena.
Radek Dvorak scored the game-winner in the second period as Florida defeated Atlanta, 2-1, at Phillips Arena.
Andrew Ladd and Freddy Modin each scored a goal and dished out an assist, as the Atlanta Thrashers dominated the Minnesota Wild, 5-1, at Philips Arena.
Mike Ford, president and CEO of NewTown Macon, says the organization has purchased the old Capricorn Recording Studios property with the help of grant money from the Peyton Anderson Foundation.
It has become common practice in Central Georgia for law enforcement agencies to set up roadblocks where they snag drunk drivers, people toting illegal drugs or those involved in other illicit activities.
Tracy Jones and Michael Kelly of Macon and Courtney Kelly of Warner Robins are in the Bibb County jail charged with felony murder, jail records show. Keith Anthony Dozier of Warner Robins was arrested Thursday morning by Macon police. The four are charged with the murder of 58-year-old Gail Spencer.
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One of two hydrogen bombs that a doomed B-52 accidentally dropped on North Carolina in 1961 came perilously close to exploding, according to a recently declassified report.
Macon Regional Crimestoppers says these people are wanted on warrants in Middle Georgia. If you have any information, call Crimestoppers at 478-742-2330 or 1-877-68CRIME. Photographs and information provided by Macon Regional Crimestoppers and presented as a public service.
Is splurging the extra few cents per gallon worth it for ethanol-free gas? Will it make the tank of gas last longer?
Bibb Sheriff's office said the accident happened after a man crashed his Volvo station wagon into a fuel tanker to attempt suicide.
The Medical Center of Central Georgia celebrated the 40th anniversary of its Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Wednesday.
The FBI is warning computer users to watch out for a sophisticated scam that could literally hold your computer for ransom.