The Numbers Game - September 28, 2008

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The Numbers Game - September 28, 2008
Here is a numerical look at the Canadiens' 3-2 come-from-behind shootout win over the Panthers on Sunday night at the Bell Centre.

0- Goals allowed by Carey Price after stoning Nathan Horton’s penalty shot attempt midway through the second period.

4-Total players in the Canadiens’ lineup on Sunday who played junior hockey last season, including P.K. Subban, Yannick Weber, Ben Maxwell and Olivier Fortier.

7-Points amassed by Andrei Kostitsyn and Tomas Plekanec thus far in the preseason, sharing the NHL lead with the Blues’ Andy McDonald .

9- Times a Canadiens player dropped the gloves this preseason, with Maxim Lapierre being the last to do so when he battled Florida's Keith Ballard in the third period. 

68- Worn by both the Habs’ Yannick Weber and Mike Duco of the Panthers, while Jaromir Jagr and the number he made famous now call Russia home.

8-Total power play goals scored by the Canadiens in 44 preseason attempts.

19-Hits thrown by Mike Komisarek in only three preseason games, including five against the Panthers.

29:13 – Ice time logged by Andrei Markov against Florida, making him the most utilized player by Guy Carbonneau.

0-Fans in attendance who were not on their feet as Alex Kovalev beat Tomas Vokoun for the shootout winner.

Manny Almela is a writer canadiens.com

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