The Numbers Game - March 26, 2011
1 – Number of players in the lineup on Saturday night who have played for both the Habs and Capitals, with Jeff Halpern having spent the first five seasons of his career in the U.S. capital.
4 – Number of hits thrown by rookie winger Ryan White in the outing, bringing his total to 59 in 21 games this season.
67 – Number of games played by Carey Price this season, the most of any Habs goalie since Jose Theodore in 2003-04.
100 – Percentage of Washington’s power plays snuffed out by the Canadiens’ penalty killing unit on Saturday night, killing off all four Caps opportunities with the man advantage.
10 – Number of players from the 1994 Montreal Expos who were in attendance at the Bell Centre on Saturday night, including, among others, future Hall-of-Famer Pedro Martinez, Cliff Floyd, Marquis Grissom, Rondell White and John Wetteland.
4 – Number of shots blocked by Paul Mara in the game, sacrificing his body for the greater good 28 times in his 14 games as a Hab this season.
Postgame comments: Martin | Cammalleri | Gill | Gomez | Price
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