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Chicago Blackhawks: By The Numbers Through 8 Games

By Keith Schultz

Oct 19, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Blackhawks center

Brandon Pirri

(right) celebrates scoring a goal with defenseman

Brent Seabrook

(left) against the Toronto Maple Leafs during the second period at the United Center. Mandatory Credit: Rob Grabowski-USA TODAY Sports

The Blackhawks have finished their third week of action.  They are not playing their best hockey yet they are only 2 points out of first place in the Central Division.  Here are some numbers through the 8 games of the season

12- Points through 8 games (15-San Jose)

5- Wins through 8 games (7-Colorado, Pittsburgh, San Jose)

4-Home Wins (5-Pittsburgh, San Jose)

+4-Goal Differential (+23-San Jose)

6-Brandon Saad Team Leader In Points (17-Sidney Crosby)

4- Patrick Kane Team Leader in Goals (7-5 way Tie Crosby, Steen, Hertl, Ovechkin, Marleau)

+6- Niklas Hjalmarsson Team Leader in +/- (Chris Kunitz +10)

21- Brandon Bollig Penalty Minutes (Steve Downie-34)

24-Andrew Shaw Hits (Justin Abdelkader and Tanner Glass-36)

23-Johnny Oduya Blocked Shots (Andrew MacDonald-26)

25:25 Duncan Keith Time on Ice (Ryan Suter 29:22)

241-Brent Seabrook Shifts (Drew Doughty 297)

90-Jonathan Toews Faceoffs won (Antoine Vermette-136)

33-Marian Hossa Shots on Goal (Alex Ovechkin-53)

4- Corey Crawford Wins (7-Antti Niemi, Marc Andre-Fleury)

2.07-Corey Crawford Goals Against Average (1.11 Josh Harding)

178-Corey Crawford saves (240-Mike Smith)

.922 Corey Crawford Save Percentage (.954 Tuukka Rask)

5:07-Out of 495 minutes on the ice that the Blackhawks have trailed

10-Regulation losses out 76 games played by Johnny Oduya

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