The Numbers Game 24/10/09
Numbers of note from Saturday's Flames - Oilers game
0 - Points for Curtis Glencross, bringing an end to his 4-game point streak.
1 - Minute of ice-time for Brian McGrattan who used it to engage Oilers tough guy Steve Macintyre in a heavy weight tilt (resulting in a 5 minute penalty).
3 - Goals for David Moss so far this season, all against the Oilers.
3 - Wins for the Flames vs the Oilers already this season, to zero losses.
5 - Hits by Dustin Boyd on the night to lead the team.
11 - More wins for the Flames in their all-time series with the Oilers (92-81-22).
13 - More shots for the Flames than Oilers on the night (38 - 25).
14 - Points for team leader Rene Bourque (5G, 9A).
16 - Hits by the Flames, to only 7 by the Oilers.
26 - And one-half minutes of icetime for team leader Jay Bouwmeester.
36 - Seconds between goals for Nigel Dawes and Eric Nystrom in the second period.
41 - Total goals on the season for the Flames, good for second in the NHL.
62 - Total minutes in penalties in a classic Battle of Alberta matchup.