GAME RECAP

 

STAR TRIBUNE’S THREE STARS

1. Matt Dumba, Wild: Defenseman registered his first two-goal game with the Wild.

2. Andrew Hammond, Senators: Former Bowling Green goalie made 36 saves, including 13 in the third period and overtime.

3. Mika Zibanejad, Senators: Drew two penalties and scored a goal 28 seconds after the Wild took a 2-0 lead.

 

By the numbers

39 Career shootout goals for Mikko Koivu, which ranks first in the NHL.

21 Consecutive starts for Devan Dubnyk. That is a team record, and he made 31 saves.

8 Goals against by the Wild in the past 21 first periods

28-6-3 The Wild record when scoring first. Minnesota has scored first in 14 of the past 17 games.

47-for-48 The Wild’s penalty kill in its past 17 games (14-2-1 record in that span).

 

MICHAEL RUSSO