Dynamo Moscow lays the foundation for the rise against Jokerit with five goals in the starting period. Lok wins thanks to a strong middle period and Ufa celebrates a 3-2 overtime victory against Magnitogorsk.
Lokomotiv Yaroslavl needed only one victory to climb to the next round after a 3-0 win over Sochi, as well as Salavat Ufa after today’s 2-1 over-time victory at Metallurg. Dynamo Moscow missed this opportunity with a defeat in Helsinki.
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.