Traktor faces Salavat and CSKA hosts Dynamo Moscow as the Conference semifinals commence.

After defeating Neftekhimik with a sound 4-0 score in the series, the Chelyabinsk side is now hosting Salavat Yulaev. In the Western Conference, CSKA and Dynamo Moscow clash in a classic playoff series in the second round.

17:00: Traktor vs Salavat Yulaev

Series stand:
0-0

Series history:
2021: 1st round meet-up. Salavat Yulaev defeated Traktor 4-1.
2018: 2nd round meet-up. Traktor defeated Salavat Yulaev 4-3.

About the game
In the first round, Salavat Yulaev defeated Sibir (4-1), while Traktor had its best over Neftekhimik (4-0).
The two sides met once this season, and Salavat Yulaev had a big win in Chelyabinsk (6:1).
Salavat Yulaev’s forward Viktor Tikhonov is on a three-game scoring streak, with 4 (2+2) points over that span.
Salavat Yulaev’s forward Pyotr Khokhryakov is also on a three-game scoring streak, equally scoring 4 (1+3) points.
Salavat Yulaev’s defenseman Dinar Khafizullin had an assist in each of his latest three games.

Milestone alert
Traktor’s defenseman Sergei Telegin lines up for his 100th game in the KHL.

19:30: CSKA vs Dynamo Moscow

Series stand:
0-0

Series history:
2019: 2nd round meet-up. CSKA defeated Dynamo Moscow 4-1.
2013: 2nd round meet-up. Dynamo Moscow defeated CSKA 4-1.
2009: 2nd round meet-up. Dynamo Moscow defeated CSKA 3-0.

About the game
In the first round, CSKA defeated Lokomotiv (4-0), while Dynamo Moscow needed seven games to get the best over Severstal.
In the regular season, the teams exchanged two home wins, with CSKA having the best over the Blue-and-Whites (3:0 and 3:2 OT) in October and December, while Dynamo defeated their crosstown rivals in November and again December (3:2 OT, 4:3).
CSKA’s forward Konstantin Okulov is on a five-game scoring streak, with 7 (3+4) points over that span.
CSKA’s forward Sergei Plotnikov is on a three-game scoring streak, with 5 (2+3) points.
CSKA’s forward Vladislav Kamenev is on a four-game scoring streak, with 4 (1+3) points.
Dynamo Moscow’s forward Vyacheslav Voynov is on a five-game scoring streak, with 7 (4+3) points. 

Milestone alert
CSKA’s forwards Mikhail Grigorenko and Anton Slepyshev may break the 100-assist mark (both are currently at 99).
Dynamo Moscow’s goalie Alexander Yeryomenko may reach 300 KHL career wins.
Dynamo Moscow’s forward Stanislav Galiyev may score his 100th KHL goal (currently at 99).

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Salavat Yulaev (Ufa) Salavat Yulaev (Ufa)
Traktor (Chelyabinsk) Traktor (Chelyabinsk)
CSKA (Moscow) CSKA (Moscow)
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