SKA have achieved seven consecutive victories against Dinamo Minsk in the KHL for the first time. Five of those wins have been earned in the Gagarin Cup playoffs and two in the regular season.
Anton Burdasov has now dished out 150 assists in the KHL. 95 of the forward's assists have been tallied in 329 competitive SKA appearances, with the remaining 56 having been picked up in a grand total of 289 matches for Traktor Chelyabinsk, Avangard Omsk, CSKA Moscow and Salavat Yulaev Ufa.
Fellow forward Andrei Kuzmenko scored his ninth goal against Dinamo Minsk in the KHL Gagarin Cup playoffs.
Five (1+4) points in the KHL playoffs is a personal record for defenseman Mikko Lehtonen. His previous best was four (1+3) points in the playoffs for Jokerit Helsinki.
In his 79th game for SKA in the KHL, forward Artyom Shvets-Rogovoi scored his first winning goal.
At the same time, fellow forward Marat Khusnutdinov netted his maiden playoff goal in the KHL.