Star Tribune’s Three Stars

 

1. Jason Pominville, Wild: The streaky scorer potted two goals 5:09 apart in the third period to lead the Wild to a comeback victory.

2. Braden Holtby, Capitals: Goalie was 10-plus minutes away from his eighth shutout; he stopped 28 of 30 shots.

3. Devan Dubnyk, Wild: Recovered from giving up an early goal by stopping the next 24 shots he faced.

 

By the numbers

35 Goals allowed by the Wild in the past 22 games (17-3-2)

MICHAEL RUSSO