March 3, 2009

NHL: Florida 4, Atlanta 3

Michael Frolik scored two goals Tuesday, lifting the Florida Panthers to a 4-3 victory over the Atlanta Thrashers.

Cory Stillman had a goal and an assist and Stephen Weiss had three assists to help Florida get its third win in its last four games. Richard Zednik also scored for the Panthers.

Florida goalie Tomas Vokoun earned the win with 27 saves in his return, after sitting out four games with an ear infection.

Ilya Kovalchuk, Colby Armstrong and Jim Slater scored for Atlanta, which has lost four of its last six games. Kari Lehtonen had 30 saves.