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.
FINAL: BLUE JACKETS 2, LIGHTNING 3
Here's a look at some of the most notable numbers from the Blue Jackets' 3-2 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning in Florida:
1 - NHL win for Lightning rookie goaltender Kristers Gudlevskis, who has spent time in both the ECHL and AHL this season. He stopped 36 of the Jackets' 38 shots on goal.
2 - Points for Blue Jackets rookie Boone Jenner, who played a crucial role in both Jackets goals. He finished the game with a +1 rating.
3 - Takeaways by Mark Letestu, who led all skaters in that statistic tonight.
5 - Game point streak for Ryan Johansen, who extended his stat line to six points (two goals, four assists) in that span.
10 - Years since the Blue Jackets last won in Tampa Bay--a 2-0 decision on January 2, 2004. They're still looking to end that streak.
8 - Points in the last six games for Lightning forward Ondrej Palat, who scored a goal to tally four goals and four assists in that span.
52 - Power play goals scored by the Blue Jackets this season, who are now 18.9% on the power play after scoring on the man advantage tonight.
60 - Artem Anisimov's faceoff win percentage tonight, as he won six of ten draws.