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NHL: Nashville 6, Colorado 4

Nov. 7, 2013 at 12:50 AM

DENVER, Nov. 7 (UPI) -- Colin Wilson scored the tiebreaking goal 7:34 into the third period Wednesday and Nashville went on to down Colorado 6-4.

The Predators denied Colorado what would have been the second 13-1 start in NHL history.

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Colorado won its first six games of the season, lost to Detroit and then won six more before falling to the Predators. The only team in league history to begin a year with a 13-1 record has been the 2007-08 Ottawa Senators.

Colorado never led, but came back from a two-goal deficit to tie the contest at 4-4 on a goal by Matt Duchene early in the third.

Wilson then put the Predators back in front with a backhander that beat Semyon Varlamov and Gabriel Bourque clinched the win with an empty-net goal in the final minute.

Nashville won its second in a row with Wilson scoring twice on three shots. His power-play goal 6:47 into the second period gave Nashville a 4-2 lead.

Carter Hutton collected the win by making 27 saves. Varmalov gave up five goals on 27 shots.

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