Star Tribune’s Three Stars

 

1. Ben Scrivens, Oilers: Denied all 28 shots he saw in the second and third periods in a 33-save effort.

2. Benoit Pouliot, Oilers: Former Wild first-round pick scored two first-period goals.

3. Jordan Eberle, Oilers: Skilled winger assisted on both Pouliot goals and had three shots.

 

By the numbers

2 1st-period goals allowed by the Wild after 6 in the previous 17 firsts.

MICHAEL RUSSO