To mark the end of the fourth month’s play of the seventh season of the Championship, the Kontinental Hockey League has named the best players of the month in four categories.
– Best goaltender
was Michael Garnett
(Traktor), who in seven games recorded one shutout, a goals against average of 1. 68 and a save percentage of 94. 83;
– Best defenseman
was Nick Bailen
(Dinamo Minsk), with 10 points (2+8) from eight outings and a +9;
– Best forward
was Dmitry Kugryshev
(Sibir), whose haul of 16 points (8+8) from nine appearances included two hat-tricks;
– Best rookie
was 20-year-old Ak Bars defenseman Damir Musin
, who played in five games, finishing the month with an assist and a +4.