To mark the end of the sixth week’s play of the sixth season of the KHL Championship, the League has rewarded the best players of the week in four categories:
– Best goaltender was Curtis Sanford (Lokomotiv), with three shutouts in four games, a goals against average of 0.24 and a save percentage of 99.17;
– Best defenseman was Evgeny Medvedev (Ak Bars), who took 3 points (1+2) from three road games and earned a +3 for the week;
– Best forward was Danis Zaripov (Metallurg Magnitogorsk), with 8 points (5+3) from four outings;
– Best rookie was Medvescak forward Patrick Bjorkstrand who finished the week with 4 points (2+2) from his four appearances.