STAR TRIBUNE'S THREE STARS
1. Erik Karlsson, Sharks: The defenseman scored twice in regulation and delivered the decisive goal in the eighth round of the shootout.
2. Kevin Fiala, Wild: The winger tied the score in the third period after setting up the Wild's first goal.
3. Marcus Johansson, Wild: Like his linemate Fiala, the winger had a goal and assist.
BY THE NUMBERS
0 Power plays for the Wild.
8 Attempts for the Wild in a shootout, the first of the season for the team.
1,757 Games played by longtime San Jose forward Patrick Marleau, who passed Mark Messier for sole possession of second place on the NHL's all-time list.