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Numbers game - March 5

by Staff Writer / Montréal Canadiens
TAMPA BAY -- Here's a numerical look at the Habs-Lightning game at the St. Pete Times Forum on Saturday night.

600 – Number of times Brian Gionta has hit the ice for an NHL game during his nine-year career in the league, hitting the big 6-0-0 in Tampa Bay.

Check out Gill's second goal in as many games
2 – Number of times Hal Gill has scored in back-to-back games since breaking into the league in 1999-00, doing so against the Panthers and Lightning this week for the first time since October 21 and 24, 2002 with the Bruins.

– Number of times a Hab has trended worldwide on Twitter this season, with Hal Gill going viral after his first period marker.

66.7 – Efficiency enjoyed by the Canadiens with the man advantage on Saturday night, capitalizing on two of their three power play opportunities in the tilt.

6 – Consecutive number of games in which Andrei Kostitsyn has registered at least a point, one game shy of tying his career-long point streak of seven games in 2008-09.

3 – Number of two-goal games enjoyed by Max Pacioretty this season, notching a pair of markers on Saturday after doing the same against the Bruins on February 9 and the Ducks on January 22.

4 – Consecutive number of games won by the Canadiens, matching their season-high win streak and stringing together four straight wins for the third time this year.

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