The Numbers Game: Feb. 27, 2009

Friday, 27.02.2009 / 9:41 PM / News
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The Numbers Game: Feb. 27, 2009
Here is a numerical at the Canadiens 4-3 overtime win over the Flyers in Philly on Friday.

33-Number of players to have suited up for the Habs this season following the debut of newcomer Glen Metropolit plucked off waivers earlier in the day by Montreal.

126-Seconds necessary for the Habs to score their three first-period goals.

5-Consecutive games in which Tomas Plekanec has scored a goal, with Pleky potting six goals along the way.

41.6-The Habs’ power play percentage since the arrival of Mathieu Schneider, with the Habs going 10-of-24 with the man advantage over that span.

3-Goals scored by Schneider since coming to the Habs with all three coming on the power play.

6-Consecutive regular season wins over the Flyers notched by the Habs in Philadelphia, dating back to October 11, 2006.

9-Consecutive regular season games in which the Habs have picked up at least a point against the Flyers on the road, a streak which began on January 20, 2004.

2:15-Time spent by the Canadiens playing 5-on-3 without allowing a goal to the Flyers on Friday.

7-Points piled up in three games since his forced hiatus by Alex Kovalev.

Manny Almela is a writer for canadiens.com

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