By The Numbers will highlight the Red Wings on-ice accomplishments in the 2010-11 season. Each week during the off-season, By The Numbers will profile a different player on the team, focusing on their statistical highs. This week we focus on center Kris Draper.
Number of career assists reached on January 15 vs. Columbus in a 6-5 overtime win. Assisted on Drew Miller’s third goal of the season with 40-seconds left in the first period at Joe Louis Arena.
Career playoff games played in as of May 4 in Game 3 of the Western Conference semifinals vs. San Jose. Had an assist with a plus-1 rating in 8:53 of ice-time in the 4-3 overtime loss.
Was named First Star in 6-5 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Jan. 15. Had a goal and assist with a plus-1 rating in 12:58 of ice-time.
The number of times he had a perfect shooting percentage this season in games against Edmonton (Jan. 4), Columbus (Jan. 15) and Boston (Feb. 13). All three games resulted in Red Wings’ victories.
Number of hits he delivered in the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs against Phoenix. Only forward Darren Helm and defenseman Niklas Kronwall had more.
Career goal scored against Boston in a 4-2 win by the Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena on Feb. 13. The game, assisted by Patrick Eaves and Darren Helms, at 12:44 of the second period was the eventual game-winner against the Bruins.