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By The Numbers: Blue Jackets vs. Sharks

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' 4-3 shootout loss to the San Jose Sharks at Nationwide Arena:

1 - Baby born to Artem Anisimov today. The new family is doing well.

4 - Shorthanded points this season for Brandon Dubinsky. His assist on RJ Umberger's goal tied him for fifth in the NHL in that category with two goals and two assists.

5 - Shots on goal apiece for Blue Jackets James Wisniewski, Brandon Dubinsky and Ryan Johansen. They combined for two goals and two assists tonight.

12 - Days since the Blue Jackets' last shorthanded tally, which was scored by Artem Anisimov on March 1 against the Florida Panthers.

18 - Goals for number 18 Umberger this season. His second period goal was his first shorthanded tally since March 22, 2011 and his first on home ice since Oct. 15, 2010.

20:57 - Elapsed time without a penalty call through the first and second periods. RJ Umberger picked up the first call of the night when he tripped the Sharks' Joe Thornton.

50 - Points this season for Ryan Johansen, who became the 13th Blue Jackets player in franchise history to reach that mark when he scored the Jackets' first goal of the game.

1,000 - Tickets purchased by Nathan Horton that were distributed to firemen, police officers and EMT's for First Responders' Night.

23,000 - Dollars raised for the Columbus Blue Jackets Foundation in the green jersey auction. The Blue Jackets players wore the uniforms in the pre-game warm-up this evening.

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