STAR TRIBUNE'S THREE STARS
1. Alex Pietrangelo, Blues: Defenseman had two assists, attempted 10 shots (four on net), had three hits and two blocked shots.
2. Kevin Shattenkirk, Blues: Defenseman had two assists, three shots and was plus-3.
3. Vladimir Sobotka, Blues: Strong center had a goal, four shots, four hits and won seven of 10 faceoffs.
BY THE NUMBERS
28 Shots through first two periods of past three games by the Wild.