STAR TRIBUNE’S THREE STARS

1. Alex Ovechkin, Capitals: Three power-play goals, assist; 14 goals, 20 points in 12 career games against Minnesota.

2. Jared Spurgeon, Wild: Goal and two assists.

3. T.J. Oshie, Capitals: Two goals, including the overtime winner.

BY THE NUMBERS

11-17-38: Goals, points and shots in six games for Ovechkin vs. Devan Dubnyk)

35-4-3: Capitals record with at least one day of rest

36-1-1: Capitals when leading after two periods

34-5-2: Capitals when scoring at least a power-play goal

3-10-2: Wild record in March

MICHAEL RUSSO