The Kontinental Hockey League have named the best players of the first week.
SKA's Sergei Shirokov is the best forward. In four matches, Sergei picked up six points (4+2), scoring a goal in every game. He finished the week with a positive +4 plus/minus rating.
Dominik Furch of Avangard Omsk is the best goaltender, Sibir Novosibirsk's Ivan Vereschagin is the top defenseman and Jokerit's Eeli Tolvanen is the best rookie.