After a long four game road trip, the Atlanta Thrashers were finally back on home ice to face the Montreal Canadiens. Having lost three of their four road games, the Thrashers needed to win in front of the home town crowd. Thrashers fans everywhere were not disapointed as the final score was 4-3 Atlanta in overtime.First period seemed a little slow for the home team and without question as to why. Having just arrived home in the early hours of the morning the day before and having played a back to back road series, the Thrashers needed to get back into their groove. The hot streak Moose was in between the pipes in a goalie showdown with Carey Price.Montreal would be the first to strike. At 3:33, former Thrasher Glen Metropolit slapped a backhand shot past the Moose for the lone goal of...

Read more at the source of this article