1. NHL: Clarke MacArthur Says Goodbye to the Atlanta Thrashers

    USA Today reported that the Atlanta Thrashers walked away from a $2.4 million salary arbitration award to forward Clarke MacArthur on Wednesday, making him an unrestricted free agent...

    Warren Shaw Written by Warren Shaw about 4 years ago 550 reads 2 comments

  2. Atlanta Thrashers Prospect Akim Aliu Wants a New Start With New Team

    Prospect Akim Aliu has a reputation that has followed him from Junior hockey to the NHL. Acquired by the Thrashers as part of a multiplayer deal with Chicago for Dustin Byfuglien, Brent Sopel, and Ben Eager...

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  3. Atlanta Thrashers GM Rick Dudley Speaks with Bleacher Report

    Bleacher Report caught up with Atlanta Thrashers General Manager Rick Dudley at the team's training facility in Duluth, Georgia during its Development Camp to discuss his early feelings about Atlanta's progress in preparing for the upcoming season...

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  4. Former Detroit Red Wing Bob Probert Dies While Boating With Family

    The Associated Press reported today that retired Detroit Red Wings and Chicago Blackhawks forward Bob Probert died after experiencing chest pains while boating with his family in Windsor, Ontario...

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  5. Thrashers Fans Unhappy Over Departure of Pavel Kubina

    Do Atlanta Thrasher fans remember former Thrasher Garnett Exelby? Exelby was a tough guy that was traded for defenseman Pavel Kubina . The trade was a good one for Atlanta as Kubina quickly emerged as the Thrashers best and most consistent defenseman...

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  6. New GM Rick Dudley Will Build Atlanta Thrashers In His Own Image

    New Atlanta Thrashers general manager Rick Dudley has been preparing for his new position for quite a while...

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  7. Atlanta Thrashers Draft 18 Year Old Alex Burmistrov

    The Atlanta Thrashers used the eighth pick in the 2010 NHL amateur draft to select 18-year-old Alex Burmistrov. The Russian center is rated as one of the fastest players available in the entire NHL draft...

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  8. Craig Ramsay to Coach Atlanta Thrashers

    The Atlanta Thrashers have announced that Craig Ramsay will replace recently fired John Anderson as head coach...

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  9. Atlanta or Chicago: Who Benefits Most in Dustin Byfuglien Trade?

    Bleacher Report Featured Columnist Tab Bamford wrote this opinion a little over 48 hours ago: “After an incredible postseason in which he led the entire NHL with five game-winning goals, Dustin Byfuglien is riding high in the eyes of Hawks fans...

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  10. John Torchetti Has Inside Track on Atlanta Thrashers Coaching Job

    New Atlanta Thrashers General Manager Rick Dudley is busy reshaping his team into his own image. Dudley has several objectives on his plate prior to the start of training camp, including ...

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  11. Atlanta Thrashers Max Afinogenov May Test Free Agency

    Give the new Thrashers GM a lot of credit. Rick Dudley is already displaying his savvy management ability in the early stages of his tenure...

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  12. Atlanta Thrashers Prospect Patrice Cormier Has Suffered Enough

    Atlanta Thrasher prospect Patrice Cormier has had some highs and lows in his quest to become a NHL player. His passion, talent and desire with Rouyn-Noranda made him a natural to lead Canada as the captain of the world junior team...

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  13. Predictions: 2010 NHL Awards

    The NHL has had an exciting season, culminating with a gala award ceremony in Las Vegas, Nevada on June 23...

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  14. KHL Maneuvers to Strengthen League with Kovalchuk and Hudler

    With names like Jiri Hudler and Ilya Kovalchuk and rumors bouncing back and forth about them playing for teams in the KHL (Kontinental Hockey League) and the NHL (National Hockey League), ...

    Warren Shaw Written by Warren Shaw about over 4 years ago 480 reads 5 comments

  15. Ilya Kovalchuk Could Be on the Move Again Soon

    After participating in the playoffs for only the second time in his career, Ilya Kovalchuk just may be on the move again. Rumors have already started circulating indicating that New Jersey may not sign Kovalchuk to the rich contract he is seeking...

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  16. Jason Heyward, Atlanta Braves: 10 Things About the Rookie Outfielder

    One of the best sports movies of all time is "Field of Dreams." The movie told the story of Ray Kinsella, played by Kevin Costner constructing a baseball diamond on his cornfield in Iowa...

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  17. NHL Playoffs: Los Angeles Kings Sophomore Defenseman Drew Doughty Leads

    The Vancouver Canucks-Los Angeles Kings playoff series has all the components for a classic NHL matchup. Vancouver returns to the playoffs with an Art Ross Trophy winner (top scorer) and a balanced offense with a number of 20-goal scorers in the lineup...

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  18. Coach John Anderson Fired by Atlanta Thrashers: What Does Team's Future Hold?

    The Canadian Press broke a story confirming the Atlanta Thrashers have fired coach John Anderson and promoted GM Don Waddell to President of the club. Assistant coaches Randy Cunneyworth, Todd Nelson, and Steve Weeks were also released...

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  19. NHL: Slava Kozlov Says Atlanta Thrashers Are Lying

    Slava Kozlov is not happy with Atlanta Thrashers coach John Anderson. Uncharacteristically, Kozlov vented to the Atlanta Journal Constitution (AJC) about the Thrashers ineffectiveness in producing a playoff team...

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  20. 2010 NHL Playoffs: Power Ranking all the Playoff Goalies

    The Stanley Cup playoffs are upon us and excitement is definitely in the air. Some teams battled until the last day of the NHL season to make the playoffs, while players like Alex ...

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  21. NHL: Evander Kane Knocks Out Matt Cooke with One Punch

    Evander Kane has had quite a rookie season. He was the No. 1 draft choice of the Atlanta Thrashers, he gained a spot in the lineup as a first year player, and he even scored 14 goals despite missing games due to injury...

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  22. Ilya Kovalchuk's Return To Atlanta Creates Controversy

    Ilya Kovalchuk’s return to Atlanta’s Phillips Arena to play his former team was not a hero’s welcome. There was no reason for it to be given the circumstances surrounding his departure to the New Jersey Devils...

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  23. Where Does Crosby vs. Ovechkin Rank On the List of the NHL's All Time Rivalries?

    Hockey fans enjoy rivalries. The rivalry between Sidney Crosby and Alec Ovechkin has proven to be one of the most enjoyable in recent memory. With good reason, every matchup is a breathtaking display of what hockey is all about...

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  24. Atlanta Thrashers: "It Ain't Over Till the Fat Lady Sings"

    They say “It ain't over till the fat lady sings.” The Atlanta Thrashers have tried hard to keep from hearing that song...

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  25. Zach Bogosian: Fights Through Tough Season With Atlanta Thrashers

    Zach Bogosian has learned a lot from his experiences in the 2010 season. It has been a season of ups and downs for the 19 year old sophomore defenseman...

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