STAR TRIBUNE’S THREE STARS
1. David Backes, Blues: Blaine native scored the Blues’ first and last goals, getting the OT winner.
2 Jason Zucker, Wild: First-period goal extended his point streak to a career-high six games.
3. Jake Allen, Blues: Stopped 29 of 31 Wild shots, giving up only two first-period goals.
By the Numbers
200 NHL games for Wild forward Charlie Coyle.
6 Point streak for Wild winger Thomas Vanek, who set up Erik Haula’s goal.