Morning jam: Blackhawks' streak by the numbers

March, 9, 2013
3/09/13
11:04
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Avalanche 6, Blackhawks 2
* Blackhawks: loss snaps 24-game point streak to start season (NHL record)
* Blackhawks: loss snaps 30-game point streak dating back to last season (2nd-longest in NHL history)
* Blackhawks: loss snaps franchise record 11-game win streak
* Blackhawks: allowed season high 6 goals (had allowed 3 or fewer goals in previous 22 games)
* Blackhawks: 1st regulation road loss in over a year (March 6, 2012 at STL)
* Avalanche: won 4 straight home games
* Matt Duchene (COL): goal, 3 assists (ties career high with 4 points)

Most Consecutive Games with a Point, NHL History
1979-80 Flyers<< 35
2011-13 Blackhawks 30
1977-78 Canadiens<< 28
>>Reached Stanley Cup Final

Longest Point Streaks To Start Season, NHL History
2012-13 Blackhawks 24
2006-07 Ducks<< 16
1984-85 Oilers<< 15
1943-44 Canadiens<< 14
>>Won Stanley Cup

Predators 6, Oilers 0
* Pekka Rinne (NSH): 24 saves (4th shutout of the season)
* Predators: 5-1-1 past 6 at home, allowing 10G, 18/20 on PK
* Oilers: 0-4-1 past 5 games, 0/7 on PP
* FROM ELIAS: Colin Wilson set a single-game career high with four points (two goals, two assists) in the Predators’ 6–0 win over the Oilers. Wilson’s father, Carey, played in the NHL from 1984 through 1992 and he scored three points in a game 23 times but never recorded a four-point game.

Senators 3, Rangers 2
* Jakob Silfverberg (OTT): Goal (4); 1st career GW goal
* Senators: have won 6 of past 7 vs Rangers and have won 5 straight games AT Rangers
* Rich Nash (NYR): Goal (9) in 1st period (1st goal OUTSIDE 3rd period this season)
* Rangers: loss snaps 4-game win streak
* FROM ELIAS: Rick Nash is the second Rangers player in the last seven years to score goals in each of five consecutive team games in one season, joining Marian Gaborik, who had a five-game goal-scoring streak in December 2011.

Jets 3, Panthers 2 (F/OT)
* Jets: 4-1-0 in past 5 road games, 15/15 on PK
* Dustin Byfuglien (WPG): Game-winning goal (4), first goal in last 13 games, had 3 goals in first 5 games of the season
* Panthers: 1-4-1 past 6 games, 1/10 on PP
* Panthers: 1-0-6 in overtime games this season
* FROM ELIAS: Jonathan Huberdeau who made his NHL debut in Florida’s season opener, has scored 12 goals while playing in all 25 games for the Panthers this year. Only four other active players scored at least a dozen goals in their first 25 NHL games: Teemu Selanne (18), Alex Ovechkin (15), Evgeni Malkin (15), and Sidney Crosby (12).

Ducks 4, Flames 0
* Ducks: 16th straight home win vs Flames (last loss 1/19/2004)
* Ducks: 4-0-2 past 6 games, 13/14 on PK
* Viktor Fasth (ANA): 2nd shutout of the season
* Flames: 0-3-1 past 4 road games

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