Star Tribune's three stars
1. Joe Thornton, Sharks: The veteran scored two goals, including the winner in overtime.
2. Joe Pavelski, Sharks: Two assists and went 8-2 on faceoffs.
3. Zach Parise, Wild: Took four shots and played 21:54 in his second game back from injury.
By the numbers
500 Career points for Jason Pominville, who had an assist.
1-2 The Wild's record in overtime games this season. San Jose is 3-1.
4 Consecutive Wild victories in games sent past regulation, a streak that ended with this loss.