Last week, the League’s teams played ten games, with 298 players (18 goalies, 101 defensemen, and 179 forwards) taking part in the action. The scoring was at 4.80 goals per game.
— Best goalie for the first time in his career was Nikita Serebryakov (Admiral), who won two games from two last week. The Vladivostok netminder faced 59 shots, or 29.5 per night, posting a saves percentage of 94.42% and a goals-against average of 1.50.
— Best defenseman for the first time in his career was Ilya Khokhlov (Severstal), who scored 3 (0+3) points in two games last week. The defenseman posted no negative ratings, ending the week with a plus-2 differential. Khokhlov also recorded three hits and blocked five shots.
— Best forward for the first time in his career was Brooks Macek (Avtomobilist), who scored 4 (1+3) points in one game last week. In the 5:2 win over Severstal, Macek had five shots on goal, recorded one hit, and posted a plus-3 differential.
— Best rookie for the first time in his career was forward Maxim Shabanov (Traktor), who scored 2 (1+1) points in two games last week, opening his goal-scoring account in the Jan 10 Traktor’s win over Kunlun Red Star. Shabanov posted no negative ratings, ending the week with a plus-2 differential.