STAR TRIBUNE’S THREE STARS
1. Ryan Suter, Wild: Defenseman notched his first two-goal game since his Jan. 14, 2014, hat trick against Washington.
2. Taylor Hall, Oilers: The 2010 first overall draft pick scored a goal and had an assist.
3. Marco Scandella, Wild: Regardless of his power-play goal, he played by far his best game this season.
By the numbers
700 Games for Zach Parise
7 Consecutive games with a point for Mikko Koivu, his longest streak since March 2013.
8 Points in nine games for Thomas Vanek (two assists)
25 Victories for the Wild against the Oilers at Xcel Energy Center, its most against any team
46 Wins overall for the Wild against the Oilers, its most against any franchise.