Series (Game 1 of 1)
Winnipeg leads 1-0
(2-0-0, 4 pts)
(0-0-1, 1 pts)
7:00 PM ET, September 17, 2007
NORTH BAY, Ontario (AP) -- Garnet Exelby scored the winning goal in overtime to lift the Atlanta Thrashers to a 4-3 preseason victory over the New York Islanders on Monday night.
Joey Crabb scored twice, and Brett Sterling added a goal for the Thrashers, who squandered a 3-1 lead.
Matthew Spiller had two goals, and Freddy Meyer had the other for the Islanders.
Johan Hedberg made 29 saves for the Thrashers, and New York's Joey MacDonald stopped 27 shots.