Wild-Phoenix game recap

  • Updated: January 10, 2014 - 12:15 AM

Game recap

Star Tribune’s three stars

1. Niklas Backstrom, Wild: Made 27 of his 39 saves in the first two periods for his third consecutive win.

2. Justin Fontaine, Wild: Became first Wild rookie and ninth Wild player to record a hat trick.

3. Kyle Brodziak, Wild: Winning goal and assist for his first two-point game of the season.

By the numbers

2 Wild hat tricks (Fontaine and Ryan Suter) in five days after none in previous 1,449 (Guillaume Latendresse did it then).

6 Assists in the past seven games for Matt Cooke (two Thursday).

7 Points in the past six games for Nino Niederreiter (two assists Thursday).

MICHAEL RUSSO

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