St. Petersburg 9 vs. Khanty-Mansisyk 4
Nikita Gusev, St. Petersburg, 1-2-3, +1, 0 PIM, 2 SOG
Season totals: 11 GP, 6-8-14, +9, 2 PIM
Nikita Gusev had the capping goal of SKA's 9-4 blowout win over Yugra. The young forward also had a pair of First Period helpers, including one on the power play, in his 15:01 of ice time. Gusev's 14 points on the season puts him in a tie for 6th in the league in scoring, which is made more remarkable by the fact he averages just 14:44 of ice time per contest. His 3 points were matched by 4 other St. Petersburg skaters, including former NHL'er Ilya Kovalchuk, who had 2 goals and 1 assist.