STAR TRIBUNE’S THREE STARS
1. Thomas Vanek, Wild: Scored two goals, including his most beautiful with the Wild, in the second period and had six shots.
2. Christian Folin, Wild: Recently scratched four games, he had an assist and was stellar defensively.
3. Bryan Little, Jets: Had two goals and an assist.
By the numbers
33 Points by Wild defensemen this season.
12-12-1 The Wild’s record without Zach Parise (2-0 this season).
14 Games without a goal by Jason Pominville.