To mark the end of the fifteenth 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
was Michael Garnett
(Traktor), who in four games recorded one shutout, a save percentage of 95.12 and a goals against average of 1.47;
– Best defenseman
was Patrik Hersley
(Sibir), with 7 points (3+4) from four appearances and a +3;
– Best forward
was Jan Kovar
(Metallurg Magnitogorsk), with a haul of 8 points (4+4) from three outings;
– Best rookie
, for the third time this season, was 20-year-old Admiral goalie Ivan Nalimov
, who played in three games, ending the week with one shutout, a %Sv of 92.21 and a GAA of 1.95.