Omsk defeated CSKA 6-1 to take a 2-0 series lead. Nikita Alexeev
did not dress for Avangard.
allowed 6 goals in 40 minutes of play before being lifted for the third period in Lada's 7-0 loss to Magnitogorsk. The series is now tied 1-1.
and Alexei Glukhov
were scoreless in Yaroslavl's 3-2 overtime win against Khimik. The Lokomotiv now hold a 2-0 series lead.