Rangers 3, Atlanta Thrashers 5
Thursday, 10.18.2007 / 11:29 PM / News
THREE STARS OF THE GAME
1. T. WHITE -- ATL
2. P. DUPUIS -- ATL
3. J. HEDBERG -- ATL
* Defenseman Dan Girardi scored his first NHL goal on a power play at 9:23 of the third period.
* Henrik Lundqvist stopped 23 of 25 shots.
* Jaromir Jagr had two assists and continues to lead the Rangers in scoring with eight points in six games.
* Brendan Shanahan scored his first goal of the 2007-08 season on a power play. The goal was the 225th power play goal of his career. No active NHL player has scored more power-play goals than Shanahan.
* Atlanta goaltender Kari Lehtonen stopped eight shots before going out with nearly nine minutes left in the first period, having re-aggravated a groin injury.