Atlanta Thrashers defeat New York Rangers, 2-1

ATLANTA - Chad Johnson has played before bigger crowds than this, but he's never had a start on a bigger stage.

So what was going through his mind when the game was placed on his shoulders in a shootout?

"Oh, nothing, really," Johnson said. "Try to win the game. That's all I was thinking about."

He didn't win it, but if he blames himself for that it will be his only rookie mistake of the night. Johnson made 31 saves in regulation and overtime, but the Rangers' scorin...