To mark the end of the seventh 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
of the week was Tomas Popperle
(HC Sochi), who in three games recorded two shutouts, a goals against average of 0.83 and a save percentage of 97.65;
– Best defenseman
was Mathias Porseland
(Vityaz), with 4 points (1+3) from three outings and a +5;
– Best forward
was Steve Moses
(Jokerit), with 5 goals and 4 assists in three games;
– Best rookie
was 20-year-old Admiral goaltender Ivan Nalimov
, who made two appearances and finished the week with one shutout, a GAA of 0.60 and a %Sv of 98.18.