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By The Numbers: Blue Jackets vs. Red Wings

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 statistics and numbers from the Blue Jackets' 4-2 win over the Detroit Red Wings at Nationwide Arena:

0.957 - Third star of the game Curtis McElhinney's save percentage, as he stopped 22 of 23 shots faced when he relieved Sergei Bobrovsky at the start of the second period.

3- Blue Jackets players had a multi-point game: James Wisniewski (three assists), Ryan Johansen (two goals) and Brandon Dubinsky (goal, assist).

10 - Saves made by Sergei Bobrovsky before he left the game due to illness after the first period.

13 - Points for Brandon Dubinsky (five goals, eight assists) in his last 13 Tuesday games played. He had a multi-point night, as he scored a goal and notched an assist.

20 - Goals for Red Wings forward Gustav Nyquist since Jan. 20, which is first in the NHL in goals scored in that span. He scored twice in this game.

22 - Power play points this season for defenseman James Wisniewski. He has two goals and 20 assists now after adding two helpers on the Blue Jackets' first three power plays.

35 - Power play scoreless streak ended tonight when Ryan Johansen scored on the first power play of the night to make it a 1-0 Blue Jackets lead.

66 - Ryan Johansen's faceoff win percentage over the last five games (62-of-94). He went 12-of-18 (67%) in the circle tonight.

80 - Points for the Blue Jackets in the playoff race, as they picked up a crucial two points in the standings with tonight's win.

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