Borrowing an idea from our friends at Puck Daddy, Silver Stats will be a periodic look at some of the numbers surrounding the Ottawa Senators. Sometimes, they will be positive. Often, they will be negative. Have a look at our first edition:
Number of assists by Milan Michalek, who has three goals.
Plus/minus of Brian Lee, who is tied with Jason Spezza for the best on the team.
Average goals scored per game by the Senators, good for 29th in the league.
Average goals allowed per game by the Senators, or 24th in the league.
Blocked shots by Matt Carkner, who leads the team in the category.
Daniel Alfredsson's team leading shooting percentage
Shots on goal by Mike Fisher, who leads the Senators in the category and sits 25th in the league.
Average shots per game by the Senators, which is 27th in the NHL.
Penalty minutes for Chris Neil, who leads the league in the category.
The Senators' face-off percentage, an impressive 5th in the NHL.
Jason Spezza's face off percentage. He sits 6th in the league.