To mark the end of the twenty-first week’s play of the eighth season of the Championship, the Kontinental Hockey League has named the best players of the week in four categories. 


Best goaltender was Jeff Glass (Dinamo Minsk), who helped his team to victory in all three games. Glass ended the week with one shutout, a save percentage of 97.14 and a goals against average of 0.97;

Best defenseman was Georgy Misharin (Sibir), who featured in four games and celebrated three wins, recording 3 points (1+2), 7 shots, 4 hits and a +8 for the week; 

Best forward was Artyom Fyodorov (Dynamo Moscow), whose haul of 5 points (4+1), including a double at Admiral, helped his team achieve four victories in four outings on the road. Fyodorov did not receive a single minus rating on his way to earning a +3 for the week; 

Best rookie was 19-year-old CSKA forward Andrei Svetlakov, whose account shows three goals and a +2 from three appearances – all victories - with an average ice time of 13 minutes 25 seconds. Two of Svetlakov’s goals came in the derby against Spartak, and one of these was the game-winner.