For the second time in the 2019/2020 KHL regular season, SKA proved too strong for HC Dynamo Moscow, beating the visitors 4:1 at the Saint Petersburg Ice Palace.
SKA had previously defeated Dynamo 2:0 in Moscow.
Jori Lehtera opened the scoring in the first period, before Evgeny Ketov doubled the advantage when shorthanded in the second. Andre Petersson did claw one back for the visitors, but SKA weren't to be stopped, as Sergei Plotnikov and Jori Lehtera completed the win in the third frame.
SKA will next play on Monday against Dinamo Riga in Latvia.
SKA - Dynamo Moscow - 4:1 (1:0, 1:1, 2:0)
1:0 Lehtera (Tkachyov, Plotnikov), 14.20
2:0 Ketov (Kablukov), 22.23
2:1 Petersson (Shipachyov, Hietanen), 33.32
3:1 Plotnikov (Yakupov, Tkachyov), 48.23
4:1 Lehtera (Plotnikov, Tkachyov), 56.07
Goalkeepers: Melnichuk - Kuznetsov
Shots on target: 34 - 22
Faceoffs: 36 - 12
Hits: 16 - 32
Penalty minutes: 13 - 19
Referees: Gashilov, Olenin