Thrashers Fans Share Stories of Old Atlanta Team
The days of NHL hockey in Atlanta often seem like some long-forgotten past. But it was only seven years ago when the Atlanta Thrashers packed up the pucks and departed for Canada, becoming the team known as the Winnipeg Jets.
Now, the Jets enjoyed their best season ever, making it all the way to the Western Conference finals.
But what about Thrashers fans? What do you do when the team you love moves away? Can you ever move on?
GPB Intern Kevin Kilgour spoke to several Atlanta hockey superfans about what it’s like to overcome a lost teamGPB intern Kevin Kilgour speaks with fans of the Atlanta Thrashers, the city's onetime National Hockey League Team.