To mark the end of the fourth week’s play of the championship, The Kontinental Hockey League has named the best players of the week in four categories.
– Best goaltender of the week was Rastislav Stana (CSKA), who kept the Army Men’s goal intact in both his games last week;
– Best defenseman was Ilya Nikulin (Ak Bars), who in two games took 3 points (1+2), earned an efficiency rating of +5, and averaged 25 minutes and 50 seconds on the ice;
– Best attacker was Sergei Mozyakin (Metallurg Magnitogorsk). His haul for the week was three goals and five assists from three outings;
– Best rookie was forward Viktor Antipin (Metallurg Magnitogorsk). Viktor appeared in three games, scored two goals and finished the week with a +1.