In Vladivostok, SKA completed the Far Eastern 2019/2020 KHL regular season road trip on a positive note, defeating HC Admiral 2-1 in overtime.
Maxim Karpov equalised in the latter stages of the second stanza for SKA. In the ensuing extra frame, Sergei Plotnikov caught the goalkeeper cold, in turn securing a thrilling 2-1 win on the road!
SKA will now return to Saint Petersburg ahead of the next match at the Ice Palace which is scheduled for November 22.
Admiral - SKA - 1:2 OT (0:0, 1:1, 0:0 - 0:1)
1:0 Almquist (Bakos, Lalonde), 27.28
1:1 Karpov (Koskiranta, Kuzmenko), 35.09
1:2 Plotnikov (Karpov, Khafizullin), 63.16
Goalkeepers: Olkinuora - Samonov
Shots on target: 26 - 39
Faceoffs: 22 - 37
Hits: 12 - 10
Penalty minutes: 6 - 4
Referees: Olenin, Oskirko