The Numbers Game - Jan. 20, 2009

Tuesday, 20.01.2009 / 9:31 PM / News
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Here’s a numerical look at the Canadiens-Thrashers tilt on Tuesday night in Atlanta.

33 – Percent success rate the Habs’ power play has enjoyed over the last seven games, connecting on 11 of 33 opportunities.

89 – Success rate for Tomas Plekanec in the face-off circle over the first 40 minutes, winning eight of his nine draws.

100 – Hits dished out by Mike Komisarek this season, second-best total on the team despite a 16-game absence.

3 – Straight games that the Canadiens have been perfect penalty killers.

9 – Saves made by Carey Price in his return, stepping in for Jaroslav Halak in the second period.

7 – Consecutive games in which Andrei Markov has earned an assist, tying him with Larry Robinson in the team’s record book for a defenseman.

6 – Shots on goal taken by Tom Kostopoulos, the most on either team.

Heather Engel is a writer for canadiens.com