Kostopoulos by numbers
3 - Shorthanded goals scored by Kostopoulos in 2007-08, to lead the Canadiens during the regular season.
113 - Penalty minutes racked up by Kostopoulos, to lead the team while setting a new career high for time spent in the box.
9 - Team-high number of times Kostopoulos dropped his gloves in 2007-08.
1 - Number of times Kostopoulos has managed to score a Gordie Howe hat trick this season, after scoring a goal, adding an assist and then picking up a five-minute major for fighting in a victory over the Bruins on Jan. 22 at the Bell Centre.
128 - Hits thrown by Kostopoulos, ranking second among Canadiens forwards this past season.
4 - Postseason points amassed over 12 games by Kostopoulos, who scored three goals, including the overtime winner in the Canadiens’ series-opening 4-3 victory over the Flyers in Round 2.
38 - Hits dished out by Kostopoulos through two playoff rounds to rank third on the team this spring.
Manny Almela is a writer for canadiens.com