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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