To mark the end of the twentieth week’s play of the seventh season of the Championship, The Kontinental Hockey League has named the best players of the week in four categories.
– Best goaltender
, for the second time this season, was Mikko Koskinen
(SKA), with one shutout in two games, a save percentage of 98.51 and a goals against average of 0.48;
– Best defenseman
was Igor Ozhiganov
(Sibir), with two goals in two appearances and a +2;
– Best forward
was Anton Slepyshev
(Salavat Yulaev), with 4 points (2+2) from two outings and a +4 for the week;
– Best rookie
was 19-year-old Atlant forward Vyacheslav Leshchenko
, who recorded 2 points (1+1) in two games, ending the week with a +1.