STAR TRIBUNE'S THREE STARS
1. Zach Parise, Wild: Two of three goals came in the third period for his third career hat trick.
2. Mikael Granlund, Wild: Assisted on Thomas Vanek’s tying goal and one of Parise’s goals.
3. Francois Beauchemin, Avalanche: Three assists in his Colorado debut.
BY THE NUMBERS
3-5-2009 The Wild’s last three-goal comeback in a road victory.
1-5 Colorado’s record against the Wild in the teams’ past six meetings.