The Numbers Game - Jan. 27, 2009
11 – Points racked up by Andrei Markov during his current nine-game points streak.
19 – Games Christopher Higgins watched from the press box while recovering from a shoulder injury before his return on Tuesday.
17 – Shifts for Ryan O’Byrne, who suited up for his first game with the Canadiens since Dec. 16 after a 13-game stint in Hamilton.
2 – Career saves on as many penalty shots for Carey Price after the netminder denied Mark Recchi in the opening frame.
2 – Times the Habs have tossed at least 20 shots on net in a single period after bombarding Mike Smith with 20 in the first period.
13 – Straight minutes in the first stanza during which the Lightning failed to send a puck in Carey Price’s direction.
Heather Engel is a writer for canadiens.com