Star Tribune’s Three Stars

1. Matt Cullen, Wild: The center had a goal, an assist and a season-high seven shots.

2. Eric Staal, Wild: His 37th goal of the season broke a 2-2 tie.

3. Jared Spurgeon, Wild: The defenseman notched his seventh point in his past seven games.

By the numbers

4 Game-winning goals from Staal this season.

6 Points for winger Zach Parise during his six-game point streak.

169 Points for Wild defensemen, tying the franchise record from 2016-17.