BOSTON – Here’s a numerical look at the Canadiens-Bruins matchup Thursday night at TD Banknorth Garden.
– Games since the Bruins last won a game against the Canadiens, dating back to a 3-1 victory in Boston on March 3, 2007.4
– Straight games that Alex Tanguay has now picked up at least a point, giving him a team-leading 16 points.6:28
– Time on the clock in the second period when the Canadiens registered their first shot of the middle frame.624:20
– Time elapsed since the Bruins last held a lead against the Canadiens before they opened the scoring in the first period.10
– Consecutive Thursday games in November that Montreal and Boston have played in Beantown, a stretch that began back on November 16, 1961.5
– Hits dished out by Ryan O’Byrne, the most of any player on the ice.378
– Hits dished out by the Habs this season, after adding 28 to their total against the Bruins.Heather Engel is a writer for canadiens.com