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' 5-2 win over the Philadelphia Flyers at Nationwide Arena. Tonight's theme? We're going streaking:
FINAL: BLUE JACKETS 5 | FLYERS 2
0.940 - Save percentage for Sergei Bobrovsky in his last nine starts, and he's won every single one of those games. He has also posted a 1.80 goals against average in that span.
5 - Game point streaks end for the Flyers' Wayne Simmonds and Scott Hartnell, who were red-hot going into tonight's game. Together, they combined for four goals, 11 assists and 15 points in those five games.
6 - Game point streak for James Wisniewski, his longest this season. He has one goal and seven assists for eight points in that span.
8 - Straight wins for the Blue Jackets (which sets a new franchise record)--currently the hottest team in the NHL. They've won those games 35-17, a goal differential of 18.
8 - Jack Johnson's plus-minus rating in his last eight games. He currently has the longest plus-or-even rating streak on the Blue Jackets.
13 - Points for Nathan Horton in his last 13 games against the Flyers. His goal tonight gave him seven goals and six assists in those 13 games.
23 - Points for Brandon Dubinsky in 20 games against Metropolitan Division opponents this season. He recorded a goal and an assist tonight, bringing his stats to eight goals and 15 assists in that span.
23 - Games long is the length of Brandon Dubinsky's team-leading shots on goal streak. He's amassed 65 shots on goal in that span.
57 - Assists for James Wisniewski as a Blue Jacket, which ties him for 20th on the all-time franchise list in assists.
1,000 - Games played by the Columbus Blue Jackets organization.