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By The Numbers: Blue Jackets vs. Islanders

by Kristyn Repke / Columbus Blue Jackets

Welcome to the newest post-game series on BlueJackets.com: 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 interesting and notable statistics and numbers in the battle between the Columbus Blue Jackets and the New York Islanders in Uniondale, NY:  


1 - The number of times the Blue Jackets have had the lead during the 2013-14 NHL season, which was their shootout-winning goal.

2 -
 Goals in a row scored by the Blue Jackets to rally and tie the game.

5 - Straight regular seasons with a power play goal for the Blue Jackets, dating back to the 2012-13 NHL season

7 - Hits by Matt Martin, who played a physical game for the Islanders.

10:14 - the number of minutes played by Blue Jackets forward Boone Jenner, the lowest of all skaters in tonight's game.

21 - Blocked shots for the Islanders. Andy MacDonald stopped seven of those for the Islanders' defense.

27:39 - Total ice time logged by Jack Johnson through 65 minutes of play, the most for all skaters in tonight's game.

48 - Face-off win percentage for Blue Jackets center Brandon Dubinsky, who averaged a 60 percent face-off win percentage during preseason play.

50 - Mark Letestu (7-for-14) and Cam Atkinson (3-for-6)'s career shootout percentage, after they both scored for the Blue Jackets tonight.

61 -
 The total number of shots taken by the Blue Jackets, based on missed shots (11) blocked shots (21) and shots on goal (29).

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