The red-hot Steve Downie

How well is Steve Downie playing this season? Well, he has played 17 games between the Avalanche and the Flyers, and in those games his team is 14-2-1.

When either of those teams has played a game without him in the lineup this season, they are 10-13-2, and are averaging nearly a goal less a game and allowing nearly a goal more.

Also, consider that the Penguins have lost just three games at home this season (9-3-0) and two of those were with Downie skating in a visiting sweater.

Click HERE for a full list of Flyers and Avalanche games in which Downie has played and those in which he hasn't.