The Numbers Game - Nov. 18, 2010
2 – Number of first-year NHL captains on the ice on Thursday night, with Brian Gionta and Shea Weber each serving their first season wearing the "C" for their respective clubs.
17:50 – Amount of time passed before the first penalty of the game was called on Sergei Kostitsyn for tripping. It marked the longest it’s taken a penalty to be assessed in a Habs’ game this season.
|Highlights from the Canadiens-Predators game|
481 – Number of games played by Francis Bouillon in a Habs jersey over his nine-year career in Montreal, enjoying game No. 101 as a Predator against the Canadiens.
153 – Number of games brothers Andrei and Sergei Kostitsyn played together in Montreal, before playing against each other for the first time as NHLers on Thursday night.
672 – Number of days since the Predators were last in Montreal to take on the Habs at the Bell Centre, with former Canadiens-turned-Preds Sergei Kostitsyn and Francis Bouillon both in the lineup for the home team in that outing.
1 – Number of regulation losses the Canadiens have ever suffered at the hands of the Predators on home ice, dropping their lifetime record to 5-1-1 against Nashville in Montreal.
Post game comments: Martin | Gill | Cammalleri | Eller
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