The Numbers Game - Feb. 6, 2009

Friday, 06.02.2009 / 10:22 PM / News
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BUFFALO - Here’s a look at the Canadiens-Sabres tilt on Friday night at HSBC Arena.

18 – Games Georges Laraque missed before returning to the lineup to face the Sabres.

64 – Career power play goals now scored by Saku Koivu, passing Jean Beliveau to sit solo in seventh place on the Canadiens’ all-time list.

5 – Straight Friday losses suffered by the Habs in 2008-09.

12 – Games out of the last 14 that the Canadiens have found the back of the net with the man advantage.

7 – Consecutive starts for Carey Price, setting a personal high.

45 – Defensemen in NHL history to have racked up 550 career points after Roman Hamrlik added his name to the group in the third period.

77 – Percent success rate for Maxim Lapierre in the faceoff circle versus the Sabres.


Heather Engel is a writer for canadiens.com