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Rinne Makes 24 Saves In Preds' 3-1 Win Over Jets

Updated: March 24, 2012 10:45 PM CDT
Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne (35), of Finland, makes a save in front of Predators defenseman Ryan Suter (20) and Winnipeg Jets left wing Andrew Ladd (16) in the third period of an NHL hockey game on Saturday, March 24, 2012. (AP Photo) Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne (35), of Finland, makes a save in front of Predators defenseman Ryan Suter (20) and Winnipeg Jets left wing Andrew Ladd (16) in the third period of an NHL hockey game on Saturday, March 24, 2012. (AP Photo)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Pekka Rinne made 24 saves to lead the Nashville Predators to a 3-1 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Saturday night.

Matt Halischuk, Gabriel Bourque and Shea Weber scored for Nashville, which snapped a two-game losing streak.

Tim Stapleton had the lone goal for the Jets, who have lost three of their last four. One night after rallying back from a three goal-deficit and winning in overtime in Washington, the Jets lost their 21st road game of the season.

Halischuk scored the game's first goal at 2:56 of the second period, and Bourque made it 2-0 midway through the frame.

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