Penguins snap winless streak with 3-1 victory over Atlanta (22-Nov-2002)
The Pens break out of their 7 game winless streak by beating the Thrashers 3-1 and keep their all-time record versus Atlanta a perfect 14-0-0. Pittsburgh got another strong goaltending performance, this time from Johan Hedberg who stopped 36 shots and was the game's number one star. Jan Hrdina (14:23 - 1st per.) and Alexei Kovalev (14:09 - 3rd per.) scored power play goals and Wayne Primeau (19:10 - 3rd per.) added an empty-netter.
Goaltender: Johan Hedberg
Captain: Mario Lemieux
Alternate captains: Alexei Kovalev, Martin Straka.
1st Period Scoring: Scoring: Pit, Hrdina (power play) (M Lemieux, A Morozov), 14:20.