Overall, SKA and Lokomotiv Yaroslavl have faced each other in 50 KHL matches, with our team claiming 31 victories and the opponents earning 19 wins. The goal difference is 129-88 in our favour.
Swedish defenseman Lukas Bengtsson scored SKA's 250th goal against Lokomotiv. It took our club 112 official games to achieve this landmark.
Anton Belov has now made 600 KHL appearances, registering 188 (53+135) points along the way. 113 (34+79) of those points have been tallied in 330 SKA matches.
In his fourth match for SKA, forward Emil Galimov scored his maiden goal, with his marker arriving against his former employers, Lokomotiv. Interestingly, when he represented Lokomotiv, he picked up seven (2+5) points in KHL games against SKA.
This is the first time when Anton Burdasov has scored in four successive matches for SKA. Previously, his best statistic was scoring in three consecutive games during September 2015. Furthermore, this was the first occasion on which Anton hit the target for SKA against Lokomotiv. He has netted against 26 different opponents for our organisation.
Igor Ozhiganov has earned two points in two KHL matches in a row for the first time in his career. He dished out two assists against both Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod and Lokomotiv.
This marked the first match when Artyom Shvets-Rogovoi gained two points for SKA in one KHL match.