The Numbers Game - Oct. 18, 2011
MONTREAL – Here's a numerical look at the game between the Canadiens and Sabres at the Bell Centre on Tuesday night.
1 – Number of Brazilian-born players currently in the NHL, including only Recife, Brazil native and Sabres blue-liner Robyn Regehr.
9 – Game-high number of shots fired by Max Pacioretty in the game – including five in the first period alone – to bring his season total to an team-leading 27 to date.
1 – Number of goals scored by Raphael Diaz in his NHL career, beating Ryan Miller to pot his first-ever goal in the second period on Tuesday night.
71:37 – Amount of time between Diaz’s first NHL point, an assist against the Avalanche, and his first career goal five days later.
70 – Number of fights registered by Travis Moen in his eight-year NHL career, adding another scrap to that total after dropping the gloves with Cody McCormick on Tuesday night.
6 – Game-high number of hits thrown by Alexei Emelin in the outing, bringing his season total to 12 in four games this year.
2 – Number of times in five games this season that the Canadiens have registered over 40 shots, firing 41 pucks in Miller’s direction on Tuesday night.