Wild 5-Hole at Nashville
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|Ryan Suter's return to play in the city he called home for seven seasons proved a rollercoaster ride, but in the end he and the Minnesota Wild prevailed 2-1 in a shootout victory against the Nashville Predators at Bridgestone Arena on Saturday.
Matt Cullen won it in the third round with a wrist shot to Pekka Rinne's blocker side. In the second round, Mikko Koivu scored by opening up Rinne and then sliding the puck between his legs with a backhander, but Craig Smith equalized it with some slick faking of his own past Niklas Backstrom... Read more