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
|Baltimore - LP: W. Chen||1||FINAL|
|Boston - WP: J. Masterson||7|
|Chicago Cubs - WP: J. Arrieta||5||FINAL|
|Pittsburgh - LP: A. Caminero||2|
|NY Yankees - LP: C. Sabathia||1||FINAL|
|Detroit - WP: A. Simon||2|
|Cincinnati - WP: A. DeSclafani||6||FINAL|
|Milwaukee - LP: W. Peralta||1|
|Cleveland - LP: C. Allen||3||FINAL|
|Chicago WSox - WP: D. Robertson||4|
|Minnesota - LP: K. Gibson||1||FINAL|
|Kansas City - WP: E. Volquez||7|
|San Diego - WP: O. Despaigne||14||FINAL|
|Colorado - LP: J. De La Rosa||3|
|Oakland - WP: D. Otero||6||FINAL|
|LA Angels - LP: M. Shoemaker||3|
|Houston||7||Bottom 8th Inning|
Poll: How confident are you that the Wild will win its playoff series?