The Numbers Game - Jan. 13, 2009
26 – Assists Andrei Markov has piled up this season, moving into a tie with Detroit’s Brian Rafalski for tops in the league among defensemen.
5 – Consecutive games in which Andrei Kostitsyn has now notched at least a point, bringing his totals to five goals and four assists in that stretch.
4 – Goals the Canadiens have given up while killing a 5-on-3 this season.
19 – Wins recorded by the Bruins in 22 games in which they’ve been outshot, including Tuesday night’s tilt against the Habs.
2 – Times this season that Jaroslav Halak has made six straight starts.
4 – Consecutive games that the Habs have now connected on the power-play, a first this season.
Heather Engel is a writer for canadiens.com