By now everyone has seen it. A Zamboni driver named David Ayres made his NHL debut Saturday night on Hockey Night in Canada and helped backstop the Carolina Hurricanes to a win over the Toronto Maple Leafs.

The story obviously was wild for a number of reasons, but when you look deeper at the numbers, it becomes even more spectacular.

While this was likely Ayres’ only chance at NHL glory, it will surely be a night he and hockey fans everywhere won’t forget anytime soon.

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