The winner tonight will have a decisive advantage in becoming this year’s Gagarin Cup challenge. Don’t miss a minute of it!
Series is tied 2-2.
Game 1: A 4-1 victory for Avangard.
Game 2: A 3-0 victory for CSKA.
Game 3: A 2-1 victory for CSKA.
Game 4: A 4-3 overtime victory for Avangard.
About the game
Okulov has points in three straight games, going 1-3-4 over that span. He continues to lead all the playoffs in scoring with 20 points in 21 games.
Knight was the hero for Avangard in the team’s 4-3 OT victory. He went 1-2-3 in the game and currently has 16 points in 22 playoff games, good for 5th overall.
Avangard: Nail Yakupov, Maxim Chudinov, Alexei Emelin
CSKA: Dmitri Samorukov
Forward Ivan Telegin is hoping to collect his 100th career KHL point (currently at 99).
Forward Ilya Kovalchuk is hoping to collect his 400th career KHL point (currently at 396).
Forward Ilya Kablukov is hoping to collect his 100th career KHL assist (currently at 99).
Defenseman Kirill Gotovets is hoping to suit up for his 200th career KHL game (currently at 199).
Forward Pavel Dedunov is hoping to suit up for his 400th career KHL game (currently at 399).