St. Paul, MN (SportsNetwork.com) - Justin Fontaine sparked Minnesota with a
goal 12 seconds into the contest as the Wild went on to score four unanswered
goals and rout the Dallas Stars, 5-1, from Xcel Energy Center.
Matt Cooke netted the eventual game-winner midway through the first period,
while Mathew Dumba, Nino Niederreiter and Zach Parise all added goals in the
triumph. Minnesota won its second straight contest after going 0-1-2 to begin
Josh Harding stopped 18 shots to earn the win.
Jamie Benn scored the lone Stars' goal, while Dan Ellis surrendered all five
goals on 36 shots.
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