To mark the end of the second round of the Gagarin Cup play-offs – the Conference semi-finals, the Kontinental Hockey League has named the best players of the round in four categories.
– Best goaltender
was Anders Nilsson
(Ak Bars), who in 5 games achieved three shutouts, a save percentage of 96.48 and a goals against average of 0.89;
– Best defenseman
was Stepan Zakharchuk
(Ak Bars), with 3 points (2+1) from his 5 appearances and a +5 for the series;
– Best forward
was Igor Grigorenko
(CSKA), who in 5 outings amassed 8 points (7+1), including two game-winning goals, and a +4;
– Best rookie
was 20-year-old Avangard forward Kirill Semyonov
, who played in all 5 games, ending the series with 2 points (2+0) and an average ice time of 18 minutes 29 seconds.