Epic meltdown costs Wild against Predators

Mike Fisher scored two goals in the final three minutes, including the game-winner with 21 second remaining, lifting the Predators to a 5-4 win over the Wild. Minnesota led 4-1 in the third period, making this one of the worst meltdowns in team history.
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Mike Fisher scored two goals in the final three minutes, including the game-winner with 21 second remaining, lifting the Predators to a 5-4 win over the Wild. Minnesota led 4-1 in the third period, making this one of the worst meltdowns in team history.

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