Minnesota (15-9-1) at Nashville (13-10-2) 8:00 p.m. ESTNASHVILLE Marqueston Huff Jersey , Tenne see (Ticker) -- The Minnesota Wild had amomentary lapse of defensive skill, but that seems to havepa sed.The Wild will try to ride their defense to a win when they facethe Nashville Predators on Saturday.Minnesota leads the NHL in least goals-allowed, surrenderingjust 55 in 25 games. Their defense showed some holes on Mondayin a 6-5 lo s to the Colorado Avalanche. It was the first timethat Tanoh Kpassagnon Jersey the Wild had yielded more than four goals in the game.They came back with renewed vigor on Wednesday and zipped theSt. Louis Blues, 4-0. They kept up the defense but lost theoffense on Friday, falling, 2-1, to the Vancouver Canucks.The lo s to the Canucks marked the first time in the last sevengames that Minnesota failed to score at least three goals.Mikko Koivu scored the lone goal against the Canucks, his 10thof the season.The Cairo Santos Jersey Wild will have to come with consistency on both sides of thepuck if they hope to down the Predators, who have won twostraight, including a 3-2 win against Colorado on Thursday.Nashville scored all Gavin Escobar Jersey its goals in the first period.The Predators are 4-1-1 over their last six games due mainly toan improved defensive effort. They have allowed seven goalsduring the four wins.