Numbers Game - Nov. 6, 2010
1 – Number of U.S. born, Eastern Conference centermen with more points than Jeff Halpern this season, with the Potomac, MD, native’s 10 points trailing only the Rangers' Brandon Dubinsky.
44:06 – Amount of time the line of Michael Cammalleri, Tomas Plekanec and Brian Gionta spent together over the course of 82 games in 2009-10, reunited for the first time of the season against the Sens on Saturday night.
3 – Number of shots blocked by Josh Gorges in the span of 27 seconds on a single penalty kill in the first period.
783:05 – Number of minutes Carey Price has played so far this season. His 60 minute effort on Saturday night was enough to surpass Martin Brodeur's ice time and rank him first among NHL goaltenders.
1 – Quebec-born forwards with a higher plus-minus rating this season than Mathieu Darche, who is plus-6 right behind only David Perron who leads in that department at plus-7.
1 – Number of times in 14 games that Jeff Halpern has finished his night as a negative in the plus/minus category, coming against Phoenix on October 25.
6 – Game-high number of hits thrown by Andrei Kostitsyn on Saturday night, bringing his season total up to 25 in just 14 games this year.
8 – Number of games since Brian Gionta last found the back of the net, snapping his goalless drought with a third-period wrister against the Sens.
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