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Colorado Avalanche left wing Jamie McGinn (11) looks for the rebound against Minnesota Wild center Zenon Konopka and goalie Josh Harding during the second period Saturday in Denver. USA TODAY Sports

Wild outlast Avs in shootout, 2-1


DENVER - Zach Parise and captain Mikko Koivu each scored in the shootout and Josh Harding stopped two of three attempts as visiting Minnesota edged Colorado 2-1 Saturday.

Nino Niederreiter scored his sixth goal late in the third period on a deflection to tie the game for the Wild, who salvaged the finale of a three-game road trip. Harding, who made 26 saves, came into the game as the league leader in goals-against average.

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