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Hampshire Thrashers
... The Hampshire Thrashers (formerly the Andover Thrashers) are an American football team currently based in Southampton, England ...
Atlanta Spirit - Atlanta Thrashers
13, 2005, Atlanta Spirit purchased the Atlanta Thrashers, along with the Atlanta Hawks operating rights of the Philips Arena ... The Atlanta Thrashers were a Professional Ice Hockey Team part of the National Hockey League ... Most Thrashers fans blame Atlanta Spirit for the team's failing in Atlanta ...
Spencer Machacek - Playing Career - Professional
... he signed his first NHL contract with the Thrashers on March 28, 2008 ... Reporting to the Thrashers' training camp for the 2008–09 season, he was assigned to the Chicago Wolves of the American Hockey League (AHL) on September 27 ... Late in the season, he was called up by the Thrashers and made his NHL debut on March 16, 2009, in a 5–1 win against the Washington Capitals recording 7 minutes and 21 seconds of playing time ...
Andrei Zubarev - Playing Career
... Unsigned from the Thrashers, Zubarev played in the defunct Russian Super League with Ak Bars Kazan and Salavat Yulaev Ufa ... signed a two-year, $625,000 contract with the Atlanta Thrashers ...
Carl Klingberg - Playing Career
... second round, 34th overall, by the Atlanta Thrashers in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft ... After having finished the season with Timrå, Klingberg joined the Thrashers' American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate the Chicago Wolves ... Klingberg was called up by the Thrashers to make his NHL debut in their last game of the season—and the franchise's last game as the Thrashers—on April 10 against the Pittsburgh Penguins ...