Wild down Predators for 5th straight victory

Cal Clutterbuck netted the eventual game- 2, at Xcel Energy Center.

Kyle Brodziak and Dany Heatley scored, while Mikku Koivu added a pair of assists for the Wild, who have won five consecutive games and improved to an NHL-best 13-5-3 this season.

Jordin Tootoo had a goal and an assist, while Ryan Sutter netted the other goal for Nashville, which has dropped three straight games.