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Duchene gets first for Predators in win over Lightning

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Matt Duchene's first goal of the preseason tied the game with four seconds remaining, and Rem Pitlick scored at 1:39 of overtime to give the Nashville Predators a 5-4 win against the Tampa Bay Lightning at Bridgestone Arena on Saturday.

Duchene, who signed a seven-year contract with the Predators on July 1, also had an assist.

Viktor Arvidsson had a goal and an assist for Nashville. Filip Forsberg and Eeli Tolvanen scored, and Roman Josi and Ryan Johansen each had two assists. Pekka Rinne made 17 saves.

Carter Verhaeghe scored two goals, Cameron Gaunce had a goal and an assist, and Erik Cernak scored for Tampa Bay. Scott Wedgewood made 39 saves, including 17 in the first period.

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