Jokerit loses out to Avangard, Minsk keeps up its winning run. September 2929 September 2020, 23:00
Yury Leonov has been relieved of his duties as head coach of Vityaz. Leonov had been in charge of the Moscow Region team since the spring of 2012 in a spell spanning 95 matches, with a record of 34 wins against 61 losses. Vityaz currently languishes in 12th place in the Western Conference standings, with 50 points from 43 games and 13 points behind the play-off zone. The club has named Oleg Orekhovsky as interim head coach.