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Associated Press, Published October 20 2013

Hutton gets first NHL win as Predators best Jets

WINNIPEG, Man. – Carter Hutton made 37 saves for his first NHL win, leading the Nashville Predators past the Winnipeg Jets 3-1 on Sunday night.

Eric Nystrom, Patric Hornqvist and Matt Cullen scored for Nashville. The 27-year-old Hutton was given his second career start when Predators coach Barry Trotz chose to rest Pekka Rinne after the team’s victory Saturday night in Montreal.

Evander Kane had the lone goal for Winnipeg.

Nashville 0 3 0 – 3

Winnipeg 0 0 1 – 1

Second period: 1, Nashville, Nystrom 2, :20 (sh). 2, Nashville, Hornqvist 3, 12:07. 3, Nashville, Cullen 2 (Smith, Wilson), 14:57.

Third period: 4, Winnipeg, Kane 5 (Jokinen, Setoguchi), 9:13.

Shots on Goal – Nashville 12-7-7 – 26. Winnipeg 15-11-13 – 39.

Goalies: Nashville, Hutton. Winnipeg, Pavelec. A – 15,004 (15,004). T – 2:20.