The Numbers Game - Jan. 12, 2011
39 – Number of seconds needed by the Canadiens to earn their first power play of the evening, a hooking minor to Alex Goligoski on the opening shift of the game.
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100 – Number of NHL games played by Max Pacioretty, all as a member of the Montreal Canadiens, becoming the 243rd player in Habs history to hit the century mark.
1 – Weight, in tonnes, lifted off the shoulders of 24-year-old forward David Desharnais after scoring his first career NHL goal in his 11th game as a Hab.
8 – Number of Canadiens who made at least one appearance in the faceoff circle on Wednesday night, winning 55% of the draws against the Pens in the outing.
4 – Consecutive number of games in which Mathieu Darche has registered at least one point, marking the longest point streak of his career.
Postgame comments: Martin | Desharnais | Gill | Gionta
One and counting...
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