STAR TRIBUNE’S THREE STARS
1. Bryan Rust, Penguins: The winger scored twice.
2. Jake Guentzel, Penguins: The winger set up both of Rust’s goals.
3. Casey DeSmith, Penguins: The goalie racked up 40 saves.
BY THE NUMBERS
1 Goal for the Wild on 41 shots.
2 Giveaways by the Wild that resulted in goals for the Penguins.
3 Consecutive losses for the Wild with one game to go before the holiday break.