SKA have now achieved 50 away victories in 77 matches of the KHL Gagarin Cup playoffs, a new league record. Ak Bars Kazan are in second spot of the ranking with 49 wins. Our players have tallied 40 victories in regulation time, with the remaining 10 having been earned in overtime. Interestingly, it also took SKA 77 games to reach 50 home wins in the post-season.
SKA have won 40 of the 75 KHL matches against Dynamo Moscow. 19 have been registered in 38 home games, while 21 have been picked up in the Russian capital.
Forward Linden Vey made his 50th competitive SKA appearance. So far, he holds 28 (5+23) points for our club.
Fellow forwards Vladimir Tkachyov and Artyom Shvets-Rogovoi both scored landmark goals yesterday in Moscow. Vladimir has now netted 70 markers in 301 KHL matches, while Artyom has hit the jackpot on 30 occasions in 271 league games.
Dynamo Moscow forward Vadim Shipachyov has picked up 20 (7+13) points in games against SKA in the KHL. He is the 13th KHL player to earn a minimum of 20 points against SKA, with 11 (5+6) having been gained for Severstal Cherepovets and nine (2+7) for Dynamo. It's worth noting that Vadim twice won the Gagarin Cup with SKA in 2015 and 2017.