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Rick DiPietro makes 27 saves as Islanders sink Thrashers 6-0

Miroslav Satan, Alexei Yashin and Andy Hilbert also scored for the Islanders, winners for only the second time in their last five games. It was DiPietros eighth career shutout.

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Johan Hedberg lost for the third time in eight decisions, and stopped 26 shots for Atlanta, winless in five straight (0-3-2) after a previous five-game winning streak.