The first goal was SKA's 3500th in the 1272nd Russian championship match. 1311 came in the former Super League, while the remaining 2197 have come in the KHL. The opening goal also became our team's 150 in just 36 matches this season.
In 272 KHL regular season home fixtures, SKA have earned 200 victories.
SKA have won five consecutive KHL games against Barys Astana, beating the previous record of four successive wins.
Ilya Kovalchuk made his 334th SKA appearance. He has overtaken Tony Martensson who played 333 games for the club.
His assist for Sergei Kalinin's goal was Ilya Kovalchuk's 100th on the powerplay. Only Vadim Shipachyov has more.
Fellow forward Ilya Kablukov owns 56 points (18+38) in 250 SKA matches.
In 126 KHL regular season games with SKA, Nikita Gusev has taken 151 points (53+98).
This was the first time when Sergei Plotnikov recorded a four point game (2+2) as a SKA player. He did the same thing twice with his former club Lokomotiv Yaroslavl. Sergei now has 201 regular season points in his career (88+113) in 382 matches.
Yegor Rykov now owns 10 points this season (1+9) in 35 matches, a new personal record.
Barys' Sergei Kudryavtsev is the first KHL goaltender to play against SKA and concede nine goals in one match.