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The Numbers Game - Jan. 22, 2011

Saturday, 22.01.2011 / 9:32 PM / News
canadiens.com
MONTREAL -- Here's a numerical look at the Habs-Ducks matchup at the Bell Centre on Saturday night.

5 – Number of Habs in the lineup on Saturday night who were with the team when Saku Koivu took his last strides as a member of the Montreal Canadiens on April 22, 2009, including Tomas Plekanec, Roman Hamrlik, Andrei Kostitsyn, Yannick Weber and Carey Price.
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21,273
– Number of fans that rose to their feet to greet former Canadiens captain, Saku Koivu as he hit the Bell Centre ice for the first time since joining the Ducks.

2 – Number of current Habs who have previously enjoyed stints in Anaheim, including James Wisniewski and 2007 Stanley Cup winner Travis Moen.

4 – Number of points accrued by Max Pacioretty in the last two games, scoring his fifth and sixth goals of the season against the Ducks on Saturday night.

367 – Number of games played by Koivu at the Bell Centre over the course of his NHL career, doing so for the first time on Saturday night not in a Habs jersey.

10 – Percentage of NHL netminders who catch with their right hand, including Ducks goalie Jonas Hiller.

4 – Number of hits thrown by Maxim Lapierre in his first game back at the Bell Centre since being traded on New Years Eve.

14 – Number of seconds left in the third period when Pacioretty jammed a loose puck past Hiller to force overtime against the Ducks.

2 – Number of Habs games that have gone to overtime so far in 2010-11, with the Canadiens winning both of those outings.

- canadiens.com


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