Familiar foes - 9-22-09

Written by Seth Rorabaugh on .

Seeing Toronto's Jason Blake (above) and Montreal's Scott Gomez put up some points against the Penguins within the past week of exhibition play isn't anything new for Penguins fans. It should come as no surprise that each player is among the top 20 active players when it comes to career regular season points against the Penguins:

Player, Current team Games Played Goals-
Rod Brind’Amour, Hurricanes 76 28-52-80
Mark Recchi, Bruins 70 22-52-74
Brendan Shanahan, Devils 60 27-24-51
Daniel Alfredsson, Senators 51 18-33-51
Patrick Elias, Devils 59 18-33-51
Scott Gomez, Canadiens 56 10-38-48
Saku Koivu, Ducks 45 20-28-48
Jason Blake, Maple Leafs 46 24-23-47
Joe Thornton, Sharks 33 14-29-43
Marc Savard, Bruins 32 11-32-43
Marian Hossa, Blackhawks 36 10-32-42
Simon Gagne, Flyers 47 19-21-40
Ray Whitney, Hurricanes 37 10-29-39
Slava Kozlov, Thrashers 38 17-21-38
Owen Nolan, Wild 33 15-21-36
Sergei Samsonov, Hurricanes 37 10-26-36
Mike Knuble, Capitals 53 23-12-35
Vincent Lecavalier, Lightning 39 23-12-35
Corey Stillman, Panthers 28 11-24-35
Alex Kovalev, Senators 41 15-19-34

Note: Mats Sundin, who is in pseudo retirement from the Canucks, has 81 points (38 goals, 43 assists) in 54 games against the Penguins.

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