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By The Numbers: Islanders vs. Blue Jackets

by Kristyn Repke / Columbus Blue Jackets

Welcome to the newest post-game series on 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 New York Islanders at Nationwide Arena:

1 - Point for Blue Jackets goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky. He recorded the primary assist on James Wisniewski's third period empty net goal.

5 - Goals scored by New York Islanders forward Frans Nielsen on Metropolitan Division opponents, all of which have come on the road. He had a goal tonight.

7 - Face-offs won by Artem Anisimov in the defensive zone on seven face-off attempts.

7 - Points tonight for the Blue Jackets' top line of Dubinsky-Johansen-Atkinson. They combined for three goals, four assists, 10 shots on goal, seven hits and a plus-5 rating.

11 - Power play goals for the Blue Jackets this season. They scored two tonight.

13 - Points for Blue Jackets defenseman James Wisniewski. He now leads the Blue Jackets in points and leads all NHL defensemen in points at home with 11 (two goals, nine assists).

16:53 - The number of minutes between the Blue Jackets' second shot on goal--their first goal of the night--and their third shot on goal, which came 3:18 into the second period.

19 - Third period goals scored by the Blue Jackets in their first 16 games.

46 - Hits registered by Brandon Dubinsky this season. He had six tonight.

50 - The percentage of power plays the Blue Jackets scored a goal on in tonig
ht's game.

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