at Atlanta, 4 PST, FSN Prime Ticket

Site -- Philips Arena.

Radio -- 830.

Records -- Ducks 24-3-6; Thrashers 18-8-5.


Record vs. Thrashers -- 1-0-0.

Update -- Atlanta has emerged as a legitimate threat to win the Southeast Division. Winger Marian Hossa is among the NHL leaders in goals (22) and points (42). Forwards Slava Kozlov and Ilya Kovalchuk are also having big seasons, but the difference has been second-year goaltender Kari Lehtonen, who is 13-6-5 with four shutouts and a 2.90 goals-against average. Three former Ducks are also regulars for the Thrashers -- center Steve Rucchin and defensemen Niclas Havelid and Vitaly Vishnevski.

-- Eric Stephens