BY THE NUMBERS
Losses in regulation by the Minnesota Wild since the start of February after concluding January with just 11 for the season. Jared Spurgeon is pictured above during Tuesday’s win over the Sharks, which had snapped a five-game slide.
Losses in regulation by the Chicago Blackhawks since the start of February after a 7-0 defeat by the Panthers on Saturday, helping them surge past the Wild for the top spot in the Western Conference, eight points clear of No. 2 Minnesota.
Games in which Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky has allowed multiple goals in March. He has a .966 save percentage for the month, pushing him to an NHL-best .932 for the season.