scored Yaroslavl's lone goal in today's 3-1 loss against Novosibirsk. Loko still leads the series 2-1.
Dynamo shut out Lada 2-0 today to win their first playoff game of the series. Vasily Koshechkin
took the loss. Dimitry Kazionov and Albert Vishnyakov
were scoreless for Dynamo in the game. They still trail Togliatti 2-1 in the series.
Khimik MO defeated Nizhnekamsk 2-0 to take a 2-1 series lead. Alexei Glukhov
was scoreless in the match.
Cherepovets was shut out 1-0 by CSKA. Alex Polushin was a scratch for Severstal. CSKA takes a 2-1 lead in the series.
Avangard Omsk defeated SKA St Petersburg 3-1 to complete the sweep of their opening round series. Nikita Alexeev
was again a scratch for Omsk.