Game recap
Star Tribune's three stars

1. Jonas Brodin, Wild: Skating whiz assisted on Kyle Brodziak's goal and was scintillating throughout a 27-minute effort.

2. Josh Harding, Wild: Made 22 saves for his third victory in three starts; Has allowed four goals in four games.

3. Jason Pominville, Wild: Has now scored against all 30 teams with his 22nd game-winning goal and 93rd in Buffalo.

By the numbers

28-7-3 The Western Conference's record vs. the East this season.

5 Points in six games for Brodin; he had 11 in 45 games as a rookie last season.

Plus-5 Rating for Wild linemates Matt Cooke and Kyle Brodziak the past three games. Cooke two goals and three assists in that span.