The Atlanta Thrashers hired Bob Hartley as second head coach in team history.
The Atlanta Thrashers announced the discontinuation of a rotating team captaincy and named Shawn McEachern team captain.
The Atlanta Thrashers re-signed team captain Shawn McEachern to a multi-year agreement.
The Atlanta Thrashers defeated Tampa Bay 6-2 in season finale to wrap up 2002-03 season with team records for points (74), wins (31), home victories (15) and road wins (16). Players again gave Atlanta Thrashers fans game-worn jerseys as part of Fan Appreciation Day.
The Atlanta Thrashers hired Brad McCrimmon as assistant coach.
The Atlanta Thrashers selected Braydon Coburn with the eighth overall selection in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft; acquired defenseman Ivan Majesky from Florida.
Unveiled third jersey at the Atlanta Thrashers' morning skate prior to game against Ottawa at Philips Arena.