The Numbers Game - September 24, 2010
2 – Number of Danish exports in the lineup on Friday night, with Rodovre native Lars Eller winning the battle of the Danes against Herning-born Senator Peter Regin in his Habs debut.
1 – Number of games played by Senators forward Corey Locke with the Habs in his career, having been drafted 113th overall by Montreal in 2003.
169 – Number of days since former Hab Alex Kovalev last saw NHL action, returning to play against his old team after suffering an injury on April 8.
1:12 – Amount of time Ian Schultz was on his best behavior in his first game as a Hab, dropping the gloves with Senators Cody Bass on just his second shift of the game.
461 – Kilometers separating the hometowns of Quebec-born Habs Mathieu Darche (Saint-Laurent), David Desharnais (Quebec City) and Mathieu Carle (Gatineau), who combined to score the Canadiens’ third goal of the night in the second period.
4 – Number of preseason wins the Canadiens have racked up against the Senators in nine outings since 2006-07.
6 – Game-high number of hits thrown by Ryan White in the match-up, leading the Habs to a 32-16 edge in the category over their Northeast Division rivals.
10 – Number of Habs who made their way onto the scoresheet on Friday night, including young guns Dustin Boyd, Alex Henry, Ryan White, Mathieu Carle and David Desharnais.
25:01 - Game-high ice time enjoyed by rookie blue-liner Alexandre Picard in his first preseason game of the year.
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