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 notable statistics and numbers from the Blue Jackets' 4-2 loss to the New York Rangers at Nationwide Arena:
RANGERS 4 | BLUE JACKETS 2
:21 - Seconds was all it took for James Wisniewski to register the Blue Jackets' first shot on goal.
9 - Games this season in which the Blue Jackets have given up at least three goals.
12 - Combined shots on goal for former Rangers Dubinsky, Anisimov, Tyutin and Gaborik. They registered 19 shot attempts tonight.
21 - Shots on goal for the Rangers in the second period. The Blue Jackets held them to three shots on goal in the third period.
24 - Of tonight's 68 shots on goal were taken by defensemen--10 by the Rangers and 14 by the Blue Jackets. David Savard was the only Blue Jackets defenseman to not record a shot on goal.
29 - Face-offs taken by Brandon Dubinsky. He won 15 of them and was 52 percent in the circle.
200 - NHL career points for Blue Jackets defenseman James Wisniewski, who registered the primary assist on Ryan Murray's second period goal.
248 - Hits at home for the Blue Jackets, who are now fifth in the NHL in that statistic.
279:41 - Time that has passed since the Blue Jackets last held a lead. Their last lead was in the second period against the Anaheim Ducks on Oct. 27.
857:31 - Minutes it took for Blue Jackets defenseman Fedor Tyutin to record his first goal of the 2013-14 regular season.