GAME RECAP

STAR TRIBUNE’S THREE STARS

1. Alex Goligoski, Dallas: The former Gopher assisted on two first-period goals, blocked two shots and played a team-high 24:38.

2. Jamie Benn, Dallas: Had an assist, delivered four hits and won seven of nine faceoffs.

3. Kari Lehtonen, Dallas: Stopped 18 shots for his second shutout of the season.

By the numbers

9 Shots on goal for the Wild through two periods

14 Penalty minutes for the Wild through two periods

14 Consecutive unsuccessful power plays for the Wild, which was 0-for-2 Tuesday

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