2008-09 Atlanta Thrashers Roster

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 35-41-6 (SO: 7-1) - 76 points
Finishing 4th in the NHL's Southeast Division
Coach: John Anderson (35-41, 6 OTL)
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
2008-09 Atlanta Thrashers Statistics
2008-09 Atlanta Thrashers Results

The Atlanta Thrashers of the National Hockey League ended the 2008-09 season with a record of 35 wins and 41 losses (and 6 overtime losses), with a 7-1 showing in shootouts for 76 points, finishing fourth in the NHL's Southeast Division.

The Thrashers netted 257 goals and allowed 280. Ilya Kovalchuk scored 43 goals for Atlanta, while Bryan Little tallied 30 or more, too. Todd White contributed 51 assists. Kari Lehtonen topped the squad with 19 wins and a team-best 3.06 goals against average, pacing goaltenders with enough qualifying appearances.

John Anderson coached the team.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight S/C Hometown
Colby ArmstrongRNovember 23, 19826'2"188RLloydminster, BC Canada
Zach BogosianDJuly 15, 19906'2"197RMassena, NY USA
Eric BoultonLAugust 17, 19766'1"220LHalifax, NS Canada
Erik ChristensenCDecember 17, 19836'1"210LEdmonton, AB Canada
Joey CrabbRApril 3, 19836'1"190RAnchorage, AK USA
Tobias EnstromDNovember 5, 19845'10"175LNordingra, Sweden
Garnet ExelbyDAugust 16, 19816'1"210LCraik, SK Canada
Ron HainseyDMarch 24, 19816'3"211LBolton, CT USA
Niclas HavelidDApril 12, 19736'0"200LEnkoping, Sweden
Johan HedbergGMay 5, 19736'0"185LLeksand, Sweden
Ilya KovalchukLApril 15, 19836'1"220RTver, Russia
Vyacheslav KozlovLMay 3, 19725'10"190LVoskresensk, Russia
Jordan LaValleeLMay 11, 19866'3"220LCorvallis, OR USA
Scott LehmanDJanuary 5, 19866'1"200LWindsor, ON Canada
Kari LehtonenGNovember 16, 19836'4"205LHelsinki, Finland
Grant LewisDJanuary 20, 19856'3"200RUpper Saint Clair, PA USA
Bryan LittleCNovember 12, 19875'11"200REdmonton, AB Canada
Spencer MachacekROctober 14, 19886'1"200RLethbridge, AB Canada
Joe MotzkoRMarch 14, 19806'0"184RBemidji, MN USA
Nathan OystrickDDecember 17, 19826'0"215LRegina, SK Canada
Ondrej PavelecGAugust 31, 19876'2"200LKladno, Czech Republic
Eric PerrinCNovember 1, 19755'9"180LLaval, QC Canada
Rich PeverleyCJuly 8, 19826'0"185RGuelph, ON Canada
Marty ReasonerCFebruary 26, 19776'1"200LRochester, NY USA
Anssi SalmelaDAugust 13, 19846'1"200LNokia, Finland
Mathieu SchneiderDJune 12, 19695'11"195LNew York, NY USA
Jim SlaterCDecember 9, 19826'0"195LPetoskey, MI USA
Brett SterlingLApril 24, 19845'8"180LPasadena, CA USA
Colin StuartLJuly 8, 19826'2"205LRochester, MN USA
Chris ThorburnCJune 3, 19836'3"225RSault Ste. Marie, ON Canada
Boris ValabikDFebruary 14, 19866'7"240LNitra, Slovakia
Todd WhiteCMay 21, 19755'10"195LKanata, ON Canada
Jason WilliamsCAugust 11, 19805'11"194RLondon, ON Canada
Clay WilsonDApril 5, 19836'0"195LSturgeon Lake, MN USA


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