After game one’s sensational results, the series return for an exciting KHL Sunday.

Game one for both Metallurg and SKA was a nightmare at home, allowing 14 combined goals and scoring only one each. Avangard and Spartak consequently had a fantastic start of the series, with several players reaching significant statistical achievements – but the series aren’t over yet. Quite the opposite, they have just started.

14:30: Metallurg vs Avangard

Series stand
Avangard leads the series 1-0.

About the game
Avangard had an emphatic opening in the series with a huge, historic road win, but Metallurg won’t surrender after just one game.
Avangard’s forward Ivan Telegin is on a four-game scoring streak, with 4 (2+2) points over that span.

Injury list
Metallurg: Mikhail Grigoryev.
Avangard: Alexander Dergachyov.

Milestone alert
Avangard’s Ivan Telegin lines up for his 400th KHL game.
Metallurg’s forward Nikolai Goldobin plays his 100th KHL game tonight.

17:00: SKA vs Spartak

Series stand
Spartak leads the series 1-0.

About the game
The Muscovites had a sensational win in game one, and they will try to double their lead tonight. However, SKA will surely have other plans.
SKA’s forward Andrei Kuzmenko is on a five-game scoring streak, with 9 (5+4) points over that span.
SKA’s forward Anton Burdasov is on a five-game scoring streak, with 7 (1+6) points.
Spartak’s forward Ivan Drozdov is on a three-game scoring streak, with 5 (3+2) points.
Spartak’s forward Maxim Tsyplakov is also on a three-game scoring streak, with 4 (1+3) points.

Injury list
SKA: Joonas Kemppainen.
Spartak: Alexander Avtsin, Nikolai Chebykin.

Milestone alert
SKA’s defenseman Vasily Tokranov may score his 100th KHL assist (currently at 99).
Spartak’s forward Sergei Shirokov may reach 250 KHL assists (currently at 248).

Related clubs

Avangard (Omsk) Avangard (Omsk)
Metallurg (Magnitogorsk) Metallurg (Magnitogorsk)
SKA (Saint Petersburg) SKA (Saint Petersburg)
Spartak (Moscow) Spartak (Moscow)
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