The Numbers Game - Feb. 26, 2011
1-Times Alex Auld has ever started consecutive games for the Canadiens, with the veteran goalie having also gotten the nod on Thursday night against the Leafs.
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39-Difference in ages between 18-year-old Hurricane’s rookie sensation Jeff Skinner and the ageless 57-year-old, no-nonsense principal from Springfield Elementary School with whom he shares his name—Seymour Skinner of The Simpsons fame.
54:10-Time that elapsed on the clock before the Canadiens were graced by their first power play of the night, with Skinner being sent off for holding with 5:50 to go in the third period.
1-Number of NHL seasons in which Tomas Plekanec has failed to reach the 20-goal plateau, with his rookie campaign in 2005-06 being the time he didn’t reach the mark.
11-Times the Canadiens have come back to win this season on a night they failed to opening the scoring.
0-Games the Habs have lost this season when Lars Eller finds the back of the net, with Habs owning a perfect 4-0 mark following the rookie’s potting of his fourth goal of the year
18-Assists amassed in each of his last three seasons by Andrei Kostitsyn, who extended his point-streak to three games by setting up Eller’s goal in the first period.
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