SKA defeated Admiral in overtime for the first time in the KHL. In the past, the teams competed in a penalty shootout against each other on three occasions.
Forward Evgeny Ketov made his 334th KHL appearance for SKA. He only trails Viktor Tikhonov (355) and llya Kovalchuk (367) in this category.
In 200 KHL regular season matches, fellow forward Alexander Barabanov has tallied 102 (44+58) points.
Roman Rukavishnikov has tallied 22 (2+20) points in 150 SKA KHL regular season games.
Goalkeeper Igor Shestyorkin has conceded 159 goals in 100 KHL regular season matches for SKA. He owns 71 wins, five assists and 22 shutouts against 15 different opponents for our club in those games.
In his 171st KHL regular season game, Pavel Datsyuk tallied his 150th (45+105) point. 114 (34+80) have been earned in 140 SKA matches.
Nail Yakupov is the first SKA forward to score two overtime winners in the Russian championship in one particular season. Andrei Kozyrev (2002/2003) and Patrik Hersley (2017/2018) achieved the same among defensemen.
David Rundblad scored two goals within three minutes and five seconds, a new record among SKA defensemen in KHL away matches. Half of the Swede's six SKA goals have been scored against HC Admiral Vladivostok.