Ilya Kovalchuk stays hot, comes through with another multi-point game as Thrashers douse Flames

Ilya Kovalchuk scored his 36th goal in yesterday afternoon’s 5-2 win over Calgary. Kovy is now tied for third in the league in goals and he has climbed into the top 20 in points (76). The Thrashers won consecutive games over the weekend, blanking Montreal 2-0 on Friday night.

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Sunday, March 08, 2009

Kovalchuk stays hot

With a goal and an assist Sunday, Kovalchuk has 15 goals and 26 points in his past 13 games.