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By The Numbers: Blue Jackets vs. Blackhawks

by Kristyn Repke / Columbus Blue Jackets

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 numbers from the Blue Jackets' 4-3 loss to the Chicago Blackhawks at Nationwide Arena:

3.7 - Seconds remaining in the game when Blackhawks forward Ben Smith scored the game-winning goal.

17:33 - Minutes played by Ryan Murray in his first game back from an injury sidelined him March 3. He also recorded a shot on goal and blocked a shot.

25 - Consecutive games for Brandon Dubinsky with at least one shot on goal. He's tallied 60 shots in that span, including five tonight. His last game without a SOG was Jan. 27 against the Carolina Hurricanes.

34 - Saves made by Sergei Bobrovsky, who faced 38 shots on net tonight.

37 - Fighting majors for the Blue Jackets this season. Jared Boll fought Bryan Bickell in the second period.

99 - Goals scored by the Blackhawks in the second period this season--the most in the NHL. They added two second period goals to their previous total of 97 tonight.

100 - NHL games played by defenseman David Savard.

143  - Days since Jared Boll's last point, which was a goal in the game against the Capitals on Nov. 12. He had an assist tonight on Derek MacKenzie's goal, which was his first assist of the season.

198 - Hits this season by Boone Jenner, who leads all rookies in that statistic. He registered six this evening.

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