Found October 08, 2013 on Fang Faction:
The Nashville Predators (1-2-0) were able to record their first win of the season against Central Division rival the Minnesota Wild (0-1-2), 3-2, Tuesday night. Minnesota now remains the only team winless in the Central, but are tied with Nashville in points. Head coach Barry Trotz, goalscorers Filip Forsberg and Eric Nystrom, and captain Shea Weber speak about the win below. (Videos courtesy of PredsTV)

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How @enystrom23 scored the @PredsNHL's game-winner on a penalty shot. Watch: #Preds — NHL (@NHL) October 9, 2013 This was the game winning goal from last night's Wild game against the Predators. Former Michigan Wolverine Eric Nystrom scores on the penalty shot. Personally, I thought this was a weak call, sure it was a penalty, but I am not sure...

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