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Numbers Game: Flyers @ Canadiens

A numerical look at Thursday's 5-1 win against the Flyers at the Bell Centre

by Pierre-Antoine Mercier, translated by Steven Nechay @CanadiensMTL /

MONTREAL -- Here's a numerical look at Thursday's 5-1 win against the Flyers at the Bell Centre.

200 -- Number of games Artturi Lehkonen has played in the NHL. The Finnish forward has 24 points, including seven goals, in 61 contests this season. In his career, the 55th overall pick from 2013 has 37 goals and 73 points.

41 -- Number of points for Phillip Danault this season. With an assist on Brendan Gallagher's opening goal on Thursday, Danault surpassed his personal best of 40 from 2016-17 -- in 22 less games.

Video: PHI@MTL: Gallagher stakes Canadiens to early lead

16 -- Number of points for Jordie Benn this season, who tied his career-best 16 with an assist on Jesperi Kotkaniemi's first-period tally. Benn now has assists in back-to-back games.

4 -- Number of times the Canadiens have chased opposing goaltenders from the ice this season. Flyers netminder Carter Hart was replaced by Brian Elliott after giving up three goals on eight shots. The three other occasions were Oct. 15 against Detroit, Nov. 8 against Buffalo, and Nov. 19 against Washington.

Video: PHI@MTL: Kotkaniemi buries feed from Byron

3 -- Number of NHLers who have scored each of their first 11 career goals at home. Kotkaniemi became the third on Thursday, following Bobby Sheehan (13) and Sheldon Souray (11).

1 -- Number of career NHL hat tricks for Gallagher, who notched his first in his 467th game. Prior to Thursday's outing, Gallagher had racked up 10 two-goal games.

Video: PHI@MTL: Gallagher polishes off first career hatty

53 -- Number of points this season for Max Domi, who set a new career best with an assist on Tomas Tatar's goal. Domi has 20 goals and 33 assists in 61 games this season.

3 -- Number of Habs with 20 goals or more this season. Tatar became the third, behind Gallagher (26) and Domi (20) on Thursday.

Video: PHI@MTL: Domi, Tatar connect for goal

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