Win streaks: Columbus 14, Wild 12.


When it started: Columbus beat Tampa Bay 5-1 on Nov. 29. The Wild beat Edmonton 2-1 in overtime on Dec. 4.


Biggest win: Columbus beat Pittsburgh 7-1 on Dec. 22. The Wild beat Florida 5-1 on Dec. 13.


Tightest win: Columbus has two shootout wins, and the Wild has a shootout victory over Edmonton on Dec. 9.


Top scorers during streak: Sam Gagner has 16 points and Brandon Saad eight goals for Columbus. Charlie Coyle has 15 points and Eric Staal six goals for the Wild.


Top goalie: Sergei Bobrovsky has 12 of the victories and a .941 save percentage. Devan Dubnyk has 10 of the 12 Wild victories and a .942 save percentage.


Margin: The Blue Jackets have outscored opponents 55-24, and the Wild holds a 46-22 edge.


Up next: Columbus plays host to Edmonton on Tuesday. The Wild is off until Thursday night in San Jose.


NHL record: 17, by Pittsburgh (1993).