Star Tribune’s three stars
1. Justin Fontaine, Wild: Promoted to the second line in the second period, he scored the winning goal.
2. Clayton Stoner, Wild: In a game the Wild was down to five D for 57 minutes, he saw added responsibility; 1 assist, 3 hits, 3 blocked shots
3. Josh Harding, Wild: Barely tested but solid as usual; 16 saves for his eighth career shutout
By the numbers
1 5-on-5 goal allowed in eight games by Harding
5 5-on-5 goals allowed by the Wild this year (first in the NHL for fewest)
21.2 Shots allowed per game by Wild (first in NHL for fewest)