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Western Conference giants clash as Dynamo Moscow travels to St. Petersburg in an exciting matchup. Another five games complete an action-packed KHL Wednesday with twelve teams involved.

The KHL matchday is full of emotions this Wednesday, with six games and several high-ranked teams involved. The day starts with Avtomobilist trying to return to victory as they host HC Sochi. Then, the actions moves to the Moscow Region, where Avangard hosts Barys and Vityaz welcomes Torpedo. Lokomotiv, who noticeably improved its record after the arrival of Igor Nikitin, hosts Severstal in a Western Conference classic. In Moscow, CSKA hosts Amur, but perhaps the best action of the day is awaited in St. Petersburg, where SKA hosts Dynamo Moscow.

17:00: Avtomobilist (8-6-3) vs HC Sochi (4-11-2)

About the game
Avtomobilist starts a two-game home series after a loss to Avangard on Monday.

HC Sochi is in the middle of a three-game road trip and lost its previous game to Metallurg.

Avtomobilist's forward Brooks Macek is on a four-game scoring streak, with 8 (4+4) points over that span.

Injury list

Avtomobilist: Ilya Ovchinnikov, Shane Prince

HC Sochi: Nikita Tochitsky

19:30: Avangard (8-7-0) vs Barys (6-8-2)

About the game

Avangard plays its third home game of a four-match series and already defeated Barys this season (1:0).

Barys starts a four-game road trip and lost to Ak Bars on Monday.

Injury list

Avangard: Peter Cehlarik, Maxim Goncharov

Barys: Joe Morrow

19:30: Lokomotiv (8-6-2) vs Severstal (7-8-1)

About the game
Lokomotiv enters the second game of a four-match home series and won its previous two contests.

Severstal ends a three-game road trip and is fresh off a win over Torpedo on Monday (3:2 SO).

Lokomotiv already defeated Severstal this season (5:1).

Injury list

Lokomotiv: Andre Petersson, Anton Sagadeyev

Milestone alert

Lokomotiv's forward Maxim Shalunov may reach 250 career points tonight (currently at 249).

Severstal's forward Vladislav Kodola plays his 200th KHL game tonight.

His teammate, defenseman Nikita Makeyev lines up for his 100th career game.

19:30: Vityaz (4-7-5) vs Torpedo (6-7-3)

About the game

Vityaz starts a four-game home series and is on a five-match losing streak.

Torpedo plays his lone away game of the series and lost its previous two matches.

Vityaz already defeated Torpedo this season (6:3).

Vityaz's forward is on a fantastic 11-game scoring streak, with 15 (8+7) points over that span.

Torpedo's forward Marek Hrivik is on a four-match scoring streak, with 4 (0+4) points.

Torpedo's forward Daniel Zaar is on a four-match scoring streak, with 6 (1+5) points.

Injury list

Vityaz: Igor Golovkov, Valtteri Kemilainen

Milestone alert

Vityaz's defenseman Viktor Antipin may reach the 200-point mark tonight, as he's currently at 198.

Vityaz's forward Fyodor Malykhin may score his 100th KHL goal tonight, currently sitting at 99.

19:30: SKA (11-4-1) vs Dynamo Moscow (12-4-0)

About the game

SKA enters its lone home game of the series fresh off a big win over Salavat on Sunday (5:0).

Dynamo plays its second of a five-match road trip and lost to Lokomotiv on Monday.

SKA's goalie Lars Johansson is on a 179:58 shutout series.

Injury list

Dynamo Moscow: Artyom Fyodorov, Oscar Lindberg

Milestone alert

SKA's forward Evgeny Timkin plays his 700th KHL game tonight.

SKA's Emil Galimov and Vasily Tokranov may reach 100 assists in the KHL tonight (currently at 99).

19:30: CSKA (11-6-1) vs Amur (5-10-1)

About the game

CSKA is in the middle of a three-game home series and defeated Spartak on Monday.

Amur kicks off a four-match road trip and is on a two-game losing streak.

CSKA's goalie Adam Reideborn is on a 61:10 shutout streak.

Injury list

CSKA: Artyom Blazhiyevsky, Danil Yurtaikin.

Amur: Patrik Bartosak, Gleb Zyryanov.

Milestone alert.

Defensemen Bogdan Kiselevich (CSKA) lines up for his 600th KHL game.

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