Welcome to By The Numbers. Here, we'll break down the most important facts, figures and statistics from that night's game. Despite the final score, there's more to the game's story than the numbers on the scoreboard.
Here's a look at some of the most notable statistics and numbers from the Blue Jackets' 4-3 win over the Carolina Hurricanes at PNC Arena:
BLUE JACKETS 4 | HURRICANES 3
3 - Shots on goal for the Blue Jackets when they had a power play. They were 0-of-5 on the man-advantage.
4 - Players with four or more hits for the Blue Jackets, who picked up the intensity and physicality in the final five minutes of the game: Wisniewski (5), Jenner (4), Johnson (4) and Foligno (4).
5 - Holding penalties called in tonight's game--three against the Blue Jackets and two against the Hurricanes
5 - Shots on goal by Jack Skille. His fifth found the back of the net for the game-winning goal with just 2:34 left in the game.
6 - Game winning streak for the Blue Jackets against the Hurricanes, dating back to 2005.
41 - Goals scored by the Blue Jackets in the third period this season, which currently ranks fourth in the NHL.
82 - Ryan Johansen's faceoff win percentage. He was 3-of-3 in both the offensive zone and neutral zone and went 9-of-11 in the circle.
549 - Hits on the road for the Blue Jackets this season. They now lead the NHL in that statistic.
1,735 - Days since Mike McKenna's last NHL win when he started a game. The last time came against the Blue Jackets when he was a member of the Tampa Bay Lightning.