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GAME: Atlanta Thrashers (13-11-3-1) at Florida Panthers (9-14-4-0).

TIME: Saturday, 7:30 p.m. EST.

The Florida Panthers look to end a four-game winless streak as they host the Atlanta Thrashers at the Office Depot Center.

Florida is 0-2-2 over its last four games, and has only managed two wins over its last nine contests.

The Panthers were unable to get any of their 30 shots past Senators goalie Martin Prusek in Wednesday's 4-0 loss to Ottawa. The four-goal margin matched the Panthers' largest of the season.

"Truthfully, I blame myself for this," Florida coach Rick Dudley said. "We came off a hard trip. We probably had a pretty easy two practices in terms of skating. We had no legs tonight.

The Panthers are in the midst of a four-game homestand that brings Atlanta, Boston and Montreal to the Office Depot Center.

The Thrashers, who have lost four of six, are coming off a 6-2 win over the Anaheim Mighty Ducks on Friday. Goaltender Byron Dafoe won for the first time in 10 months, stopping 35 shots in his first appearance in 20 days.

Marc Savard scored two more goals for Atlanta, while Slava Kozlov had a goal and three assists to make things easy for Dafoe.

"This is huge for me personally," said Dafoe, who won for the first time since a 4-2 victory at New Jersey on Feb. 7. "It's been a long time."

Dafoe, a No. 1 goalie for most of his career, missed the final 25 games last season with a hernia. He came into this season as the backup to Pasi Nurminen.

It was only the fourth game of the season for Dafoe.

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