Star Tribune’s Three Stars
1. Matt Duchene, Avalanche: Flying all night, had two assists, three shots and won 10 of 15 faceoffs.
2. Zach Parise, Wild: Followed a three-point game and winning goal against Anaheim with two goals, two assists and nine shots.
3. Jamie McGinn, Avalanche: Four hits (gargantuan one on Nate Prosser), fought Prosser, three shots and an assist.
By the numbers
32-14-6 Wild record in its past 52 against the Avs; 13-3-3 in its past 19 in Denver.
9-4-1 Wild’s record in January
|Atlanta - LP: A. Wood||0||FINAL|
|Philadelphia - WP: A. Bastardo||1|
|Cleveland - LP: D. Salazar||5||FINAL|
|Detroit - WP: J. Verlander||7|
|Toronto - LP: R. Dickey||0||FINAL|
|Minnesota - WP: K. Gibson||7|
|Seattle - LP: J. Beimel||6||FINAL|
|Texas - WP: P. Figueroa||8|
|Los Angeles - WP: H. Ryu||2||FINAL|
|San Francisco - LP: M. Bumgarner||1|
|Colorado - WP: F. Morales||3||FINAL|
|San Diego - LP: I. Kennedy||1|
|St. Louis||8||Bottom 8th Inning|
|Milwaukee||2||Top 8th Inning|
|NY Yankees||8||Top 8th Inning|
|Toronto||5||Bottom 7th Inning|
|Boston||1||Bottom 6th Inning|
|Kansas City||5||Bottom 6th Inning|
|Minnesota||0||1st Prd 18:03|
|Los Angeles||9:30 PM|