Avangard Omsk beat Barys Astana 3-1 to kick off the East Conference semi-final and remain unbeaten in the play-offs. Ufa wins 1-0 thanks to Goalie Metsola’s shutout and Kemppainen goal at Avtomobilist.
Dynamo Moscow take their first home win in this series with a 3-0 win over Jokerit – Avangard shoots defending champion Ak Bars with a sweep out of the playoffs – Sochi equalizes for the first time in club history a series and Metallurg equalizes in Ufa 2-1 Overtime win at 2-2.
After 13 consecutive defeats, Jokerit Helsinki wins 3-2 in overtime in Game 3 of the Conference quarter-final in Moscow against Dynamo – Avangard wins 4-1 at Kazan – Ufa celebrates a victory over Metallurg and Sochi defeats Lok in overtime.
Omsk also scored six goals in the second playoff game against Ak Bars. In the end, there is a 6-3 for Avangard – Ufa compensates in Magnitogorsk – Dynamo wins again in Helsinki and Lok celebrates a 3-0 over Sochi.
After a 5-3 win over Sibir Novosibirsk Torpedo fixed the seventh Play-Off-Place in the East Conference and Sibir remains behind behind Tractor on 9th place – Barys wins the Chernyshev Division and Torpedo secures the Play-Offs.