Originally written on NBC Chicago  |  Last updated 10/27/11

GLENDALE, AZ - NOVEMBER 05: Patrick Kane #88 of the Chicago Blackhawks in action during the NHL game against the Phoenix Coyotes at Jobing.com Arena on November 5, 2009 in Glendale, Arizona. The Coyotes defeated the Blackhawks 3-1. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
Eight games in, close enough to a tenth of the season down to take a look at what was the big story out of training camp. That's Patrick Kane at center. The point totals are there, as are the highlights. We know he's even been better than .500 at faceoffs, which I don't think anyone saw coming. He's a +4 and has a plus rating in Behind The Net, so he's clearly a force for good. But I thought we'd peel back the curtain a bit and see what his matchups have looked like. I went back through the eight games and saw which center on the other team he matched up with most and what his CORSI number was. For those who may have forgotten, CORSI number is the number of shots the player's team attempts while the player is on the ice vs. the number of shots taken against while the player is on the ice, all at even-strength. For example, if the Hawks attempted 10 shots while Kane was on the ice (that's attempted, so on-net, blocked, and missed the net are all counted) while the opponent attempte...
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