Here’s a numerical look at the Canadiens-Capitals matchup on Wednesday night in Washington.
-Regular season games played by the Canadiens since being founded back in 1909. 5,070
-Days since Mathieu Schneider last suited up for a game with the Canadiens in April 1995. 200
-Points amassed by Schneider as a Montreal Canadien thanks to his setup of Andrei Kostitsyn’s first period goal. 50
-Career goals scored by Kostitsyn, who also extended his scoring streak to three games. 2
-Power play goals scored by the Habs in their first two man advantages on Wednesday night. 9
-Multi-point games posted this season by Andrei Markov
, who picked up three assists against good buddy Alex Ovechkin and the Caps. 6
-Shots on goal by Tomas Plekanec
, who picked up his 14th point in 16 career games against the Capitals in his return to the lineup following his two-game suspension. 26
-Percentage of the Canadiens' games this season that have gone to overtime. 21:01
-Ice-time logged by Tom Kostopoulos, a new career high for the rugged winger who also wore an "A" on his jersey for the first time to mark the occasion. Manny Almela is a writer for canadiens.com.