The Numbers Game - Oct. 13, 2008
163 – Days the Canadiens had to wait to exact their revenge on the Flyers after Philadelphia eliminated them from last year’s playoffs.
1 – Game over their last 12 against Philly that the Habs have not earned at least a point, dating back to hockey’s return in 2005-06.
358 – Games since Roman Hamrlik last scored in consecutive contests. The stretch dates back to the 2001-02 campaign when the Czech defenseman was patrolling the Islanders’ blue line.
4 – Hits dished out by Mike Komisarek against the Flyers, bringing his season total to 14, second-best total in the league overall.
7 – Straight regular season wins by the Canadiens over the Flyers, a streak that began on December 21, 2006.
26 – Stoppages in play in the first period, preventing either team from developing a rhythm.
Heather Engel is a writer for canadiens.com