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Hurricanes beat Thrashers for first preseason win

Sep 26, 2009 - 1:59 AM RALEIGH, N.C.(AP) -- Joe Corvo scored on a 5-on-3 power play with 11:52 remaining, snapping a tie to help the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Atlanta Thrashers 4-3 on Friday night for their first win in three exhibition games.

Scott Walker, Eric Staal and Ray Whitney also scored for the Hurricanes, who led 2-0 midway through the game. Staal and Whitney had two assists apiece.

Tim Stapleton, Maxim Afingoenov and Michael Vernace scored for Atlanta, with Afingoenov's power-play tally tying the game in the third period.






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    FINAL 1ST 2ND 3RD TOTAL
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    ATLANTA 0 1 2 3
    CAROLINA 1 1 2 4 FINAL
    GOAL SCORING:
    1ST PRD: CAR - SCOTT WALKER 1 (ERIC STAAL, RAY WHITNEY) 9:52
    2ND PRD: CAR - (PP) ERIC STAAL 2 (UNASSISTED) 6:08
    ATL - TIM STAPLETON 1 (MARTY REASONER, NATHAN OYSTRICK)
    13:19
    3RD PRD: ATL - (PP) MAXIM AFINOGENOV 1 (JASON KROG, PA

    Sep 25 10:01 PM


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    ATLANTA 3
    CAROLINA 4 FINAL

    Sep 25 9:29 PM


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    Atlanta
    0 1 2 --3
    Carolina 1 1 2 --4
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    FIRST PERIOD -- Scoring: 1, Carolina, Scott Walker 1 (Eric Staal, Ray
    Whitney), 09:52. Penalties: T Kostopoulos, Car (major fighting),
    7:23; J Gratton, Atl (major fighting), 7:23; T Stapleton, Atl
    (tripping), 11:20; T White, Atl (tripping),

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    Atlanta
    0 1 2 --3
    Carolina 1 1 2 --4
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    FIRST PERIOD -- Scoring: 1, Carolina, Scott Walker 1 (Eric Staal, Ray
    Whitney), 09:52. Penalties: T Kostopoulos, Car (major fighting),
    7:23; J Gratton, Atl (major fighting), 7:23; T Stapleton, Atl
    (tripping), 11:20; T White, Atl (tripping),

    Sep 25 9:29 PM


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    ATLANTA 3
    CAROLINA 4 03:48 LEFT, 3RD PRD

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    ATLANTA 2
    CAROLINA 4 04:37 LEFT, 3RD PRD

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    ATLANTA 2
    CAROLINA 3 12:52 LEFT, 3RD PRD

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    ATLANTA 2
    CAROLINA 2 13:26 LEFT, 3RD PRD

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    Atlanta
    0 1 --1
    Carolina 1 1 --2
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    FIRST PERIOD -- Scoring: 1, Carolina, Scott Walker 1 (Eric Staal, Ray
    Whitney), 09:52. Penalties: T Kostopoulos, Car (major fighting),
    7:23; J Gratton, Atl (major fighting), 7:23; T Stapleton, Atl
    (tripping), 11:20; T White, Atl (tripping), 16:50.

    SECOND PERIO

    Sep 25 8:35 PM


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    ATLANTA 1
    CAROLINA 2 07:41 LEFT, 2ND PRD

    Thrashers 1, Hurricanes 2  2nd - 7:41Sep 25 8:24 PM


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    ATLANTA 0
    CAROLINA 2 14:52 LEFT, 2ND PRD

    Thrashers 0, Hurricanes 2  2nd - 14:52Sep 25 8:10 PM


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    Atlanta
    0 --0
    Carolina 1 --1
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    FIRST PERIOD -- Scoring: 1, Carolina, Scott Walker 1 (Eric Staal, Ray
    Whitney), 09:52. Penalties: T Kostopoulos, Car (major fighting),
    7:23; J Gratton, Atl (major fighting), 7:23; T Stapleton, Atl
    (tripping), 11:20; T White, Atl (tripping), 16:50.

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    ATLANTA 0
    CAROLINA 1 10:08 LEFT, 1ST PRD

    Thrashers 0, Hurricanes 1  1st - 10:08Sep 25 7:27 PM