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' 3-2 loss to the Ottawa Senators at Nationwide Arena:
FINAL: SENATORS 3 | JACKETS 2
0.944 - Save percentage for Senators goaltender Craig Anderson tonight as he allowed just two goals on 36 shots.
1 - Game this season for the Blue Jackets in which a diving call was made. Mika Zibanejad committed the offense in the final seconds of the second period.
2 - Goals tonight for the Senators' Stephane Da Costa, which happened to be his first and second goals of the season. Tonight was also the first two goal game of his NHL career.
4 - Power play goals in tonight's game, as both teams scored twice on the man advantage.
8 - Hits by Brandon Dubinsky tonight, which is his season high.
17 - Power play points for James Wisniewski this season--two goals and 15 assists. He leads the Blue Jackets in that category and is also top 20 in the NHL in that statistic.
26 - Faceoffs attempted by Blue Jackets center Brandon Dubinsky tonight. He won 15 of them for a 58 percent success rate in on the dot.
42 - Faceoffs won by the Blue Jackets, which is the second highest total this season. The highest was 44 faceoff wins against the Maple Leafs on Oct. 25.
148 - Shots on goal this season for Cam Atkinson, who leads the Blue Jackets in that category. He recorded three shots tonight.