NHL: Philadelphia 3, Atlanta 2

Feb. 8, 2009 at 7:03 PM

ATLANTA, Feb. 8 (UPI) -- Jeff Carter scored twice and added an assist Sunday for Philadelphia, which extended its win streak over Atlanta to 14 games with a 3-2 victory.

Joffrey Lupul notched the other goal for Philadelphia and Scott Hartnell contributed two assists.

Antero Niittymaki blocked 29 shots and improved his career record against Atlanta to 13


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Ilya Kovalchuk and Vyacheslav Kozlov posted power-play goals for Atlanta.

Thrashers goalie Johan Hedberg was credited with 20 saves.

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