Montreal Canadiens 2017-18: Most common linemates for each forward Montreal Canadiens 2017-18 season data
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For each forward: most common linemates
(as a percentage of total ice time)

11 Gallagher
Linemates Total EV PP SH
Hudon-Plekanec 16.2% 16.2%    
Byron-Plekanec 15.2% 14.7% 0.3%  
Byron-Drouin 13.9% 13.8% 0.1%  
Lehkonen-Plekanec 11.8% 11.8%    
Galchenyuk-Pacioretty-Drouin 5.4% 0.2% 5.2%  
Others 37.5% 25.9% 9.9% 1.5%
Totals   82.7% 15.5% 1.5%
14 Plekanec
Linemates Total EV PP SH
Hudon-Gallagher 22.0% 22.0%    
Byron-Gallagher 20.6% 19.9% 0.4%  
Lehkonen-Gallagher 16.0% 16.0%    
Byron 7.6% 0.9%   6.7%
Lehkonen 4.7% 0.2%   4.5%
Others 29.0% 25.5% 1.1% 2.4%
Totals   84.5% 1.5% 13.6%
17 Mitchell
Linemates Total EV PP SH
Galchenyuk-McCarron 13.1% 13.1%    
Hudon-McCarron 12.8% 12.8%    
Galchenyuk-Lehkonen 6.7% 6.7%    
De la Rose-Byron 6.6% 6.6%    
Byron 6.5% 0.3%   6.2%
Others 54.3% 47.6%   6.7%
Totals   87.0%   12.9%
20 Deslauriers
Linemates Total EV PP SH
Froese-Carr 22.9% 22.9%    
Galchenyuk-Drouin 11.3% 11.3%    
Froese-Shaw 8.6% 8.6%    
McCarron-Carr 7.3% 7.3%    
De la Rose-Froese 6.0% 6.0%    
Others 43.8% 34.7% 0.2% 9.0%
Totals   90.8% 0.2% 9.0%
24 Danault
Linemates Total EV PP SH
Pacioretty-Shaw 29.5% 29.3% 0.2%  
Pacioretty 9.6% 1.0%   8.6%
Galchenyuk-Shaw 9.4% 9.3%    
Galchenyuk-Hudon 6.1% 6.1%    
Pacioretty-Hudon 5.9% 5.9%    
Others 39.6% 31.2% 5.8% 2.6%
Totals   82.8% 6.0% 11.2%
25 De la Rose
Linemates Total EV PP SH
Galchenyuk-Lehkonen 22.2% 22.2%    
Deslauriers-Froese 6.0% 6.0%    
Galchenyuk-Byron 5.8% 5.8%    
Froese-Shaw 5.4% 5.4%    
Byron-Gallagher 5.0% 5.0%    
Others 55.6% 47.0% 0.3% 7.7%
Totals   91.3% 0.3% 7.7%
27 Galchenyuk
Linemates Total EV PP SH
De la Rose-Lehkonen 10.9% 10.8%    
Drouin-Lehkonen 8.3% 8.3%    
Danault-Shaw 6.1% 6.1%    
Drouin-Deslauriers 5.7% 5.7%    
Gallagher-Pacioretty-Drouin 5.4% 0.2% 5.2%  
Others 63.6% 49.8% 13.3% 0.1%
Totals   81.0% 18.5% 0.1%
34 McCarron
Linemates Total EV PP SH
Deslauriers-Carr 31.1% 31.1%    
Galchenyuk-Mitchell 8.5% 8.5%    
Galchenyuk-Scherbak 8.5% 8.5%    
Hudon-Mitchell 8.3% 8.3%    
Deslauriers-Froese 7.7% 7.6%    
Others 36.0% 35.0% 1.0%  
Totals   99.0% 1.0%  
38 Scherbak
Linemates Total EV PP SH
Shaw-Hudon 18.1% 18.1%    
Galchenyuk-Drouin 15.5% 13.8% 1.3%  
Shaw-Carr 5.4% 5.3%    
Rychel-Shaw 3.9% 3.9%    
Lehkonen-Shaw 3.9% 3.0% 0.9%  
Others 53.2% 42.2% 10.1% 0.2%
Totals   86.3% 12.3% 0.2%
41 Byron
Linemates Total EV PP SH
Plekanec-Gallagher 15.3% 14.8% 0.3%  
Drouin-Gallagher 13.9% 13.8% 0.1%  
Pacioretty-Hudon 8.8% 8.8%    
Plekanec 5.7% 0.7%   5.0%
Galchenyuk-Drouin 4.0% 4.0%    
Others 52.4% 38.9% 7.0% 6.4%
Totals   80.9% 7.4% 11.4%
42 Froese
Linemates Total EV PP SH
Deslauriers-Carr 27.8% 27.8%    
Deslauriers-Shaw 10.4% 10.4%    
Deslauriers-De la Rose 7.0% 7.0%    
De la Rose-Shaw 6.3% 6.3%    
Deslauriers 4.8% 0.3%   4.5%
Others 43.8% 37.1% 1.1% 5.6%
Totals   88.8% 1.1% 10.1%
43 Carr
Linemates Total EV PP SH
Deslauriers-Froese 33.6% 33.6%    
Deslauriers-McCarron 10.7% 10.7%    
Deslauriers-Shaw 5.1% 5.1%    
Scherbak-Shaw 4.1% 4.0%    
De la Rose-Froese 3.8% 3.8%    
Others 42.8% 32.0% 10.0%  
Totals   89.1% 10.0%  
45 Rychel
Linemates Total EV PP SH
Shaw-Scherbak 30.8% 30.8%    
Shaw-Carr 20.9% 20.9%    
De la Rose-Lehkonen 18.8% 18.8%    
Shaw-Hudon 7.3% 7.3%    
Deslauriers-Shaw 4.3% 4.3%    
Others 18.0% 11.1% 6.9%  
Totals   93.1% 6.9%  
49 Shaw
Linemates Total EV PP SH
Scherbak-Hudon 16.8% 16.8%    
Deslauriers-Froese 15.6% 15.6%    
De la Rose-Froese 9.3% 9.3%    
Deslauriers-Carr 6.3% 6.2%    
Lehkonen 5.0% 0.3%   4.8%
Others 46.9% 40.1% 1.2% 4.0%
Totals   88.4% 1.2% 8.8%
53 Mete
Linemates Total EV PP SH
De la Rose-Froese 75.3% 75.3%    
Drouin-Byron 11.4% 11.4%    
Drouin-Froese 4.3% 4.3%    
Danault-Shaw 3.5% 3.5%    
Plekanec-Gallagher 3.3% 3.3%    
Others 2.2% 2.2%    
Totals   100.0%    
54 Hudon
Linemates Total EV PP SH
Plekanec-Gallagher 21.3% 21.3%    
Pacioretty-Byron 11.4% 11.4%    
Scherbak-Shaw 6.2% 6.2%    
Galchenyuk-Danault 5.2% 5.2%    
Pacioretty-Danault 5.0% 5.0%    
Others 50.9% 39.3% 11.2%  
Totals   88.4% 11.2%  
62 Lehkonen
Linemates Total EV PP SH
Plekanec-Gallagher 14.4% 14.4%    
Galchenyuk-De la Rose 13.2% 13.2%    
Galchenyuk-Drouin 10.2% 10.1%    
Pacioretty-Drouin 9.0% 8.3% 0.7%  
Plekanec 4.2% 0.2%   4.0%
Others 49.0% 32.1% 11.5% 5.2%
Totals   78.3% 12.2% 9.2%
65 Shaw
Linemates Total EV PP SH
Pacioretty-Danault 31.5% 31.3% 0.2%  
Galchenyuk-Danault 10.0% 10.0%    
Byron-Danault 5.7% 5.5% 0.2%  
Galchenyuk-Drouin 5.4% 5.4%    
Hudon-Danault 4.6% 4.6%    
Others 42.8% 27.6% 14.3% 0.9%
Totals   84.4% 14.7% 0.9%
67 Pacioretty
Linemates Total EV PP SH
Danault-Shaw 20.9% 20.8% 0.1%  
Drouin-Lehkonen 8.0% 7.4% 0.7%  
Byron-Hudon 7.2% 7.2%    
Danault 6.8% 0.7%   6.1%
Gallagher-Galchenyuk-Drouin 5.9% 0.2% 5.6%  
Others 51.2% 37.7% 10.2% 3.0%
Totals   74.0% 16.7% 9.1%
83 Hemsky
Linemates Total EV PP SH
Byron-De la Rose 19.0% 19.0%    
Lehkonen-Plekanec 14.9% 14.9%    
Galchenyuk-De la Rose 11.8% 11.8%    
Galchenyuk-Pacioretty-Drouin 8.3% 0.2% 8.1%  
Galchenyuk-Mitchell 6.0% 6.0%    
Others 39.9% 21.9% 17.8% 0.2%
Totals   73.9% 26.0% 0.2%
92 Drouin
Linemates Total EV PP SH
Byron-Gallagher 13.6% 13.5% 0.1%  
Galchenyuk-Lehkonen 8.2% 8.1%    
Pacioretty-Lehkonen 7.2% 6.6% 0.6%  
Galchenyuk-Deslauriers 5.6% 5.6%    
Gallagher-Galchenyuk-Pacioretty 5.3% 0.2% 5.1%  
Others 60.2% 46.0% 13.2% 0.6%
Totals   80.1% 18.9% 0.6%

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