Found October 23, 2013 on Fox Sports North:
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ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Wild goalie Josh Harding refused to take credit for his first shutout of the season Tuesday in Minnesota's 2-0 win over Nashville. Indeed, this victory belonged to the entire defense. Minnesota held the Predators to 16 shots on goal, all of which were stopped by Harding, as it improved to 4-3-3 on the season with the win. The Wild blocked an additional 19 shots and controlled possession of the puck for most of the night to further eliminate any scoring chances for Nashville. "I can't take credit for this one," said Harding, whose league-leading goals against average shrank to 0.96 after his eighth career shutout. "This isn't me. This is for sure a team shutout." With the offense stalling yet again, Minnesota needed its defense to provide a spark. Justin Fontaine scored late in the first period to give the Wild a 1-0 lead, but the one-goal lead felt bigger simply because of the way the Wild's defensemen were playing. At one ...
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