SKA became the third club to pick up 80 KHL Gagarin Cup playoff victories after Metallurg Magnitogorsk (86) and Ak Bars Kazan (84). It only took SKA 122 matches to reach this landmark.
SKA and Lokomotiv played against each other for the 100th time in history. Currently, SKA have 43 wins, with Lokomotiv winning 55 matches and two games finishing in a draw. The goal difference is 269-217 in Lokomotiv's favour.
For the first time, SKA only conceded four goals against Lokomotiv in a KHL Gagarin Cup playoff series and gained a positive goal difference of +10.
In these KHL Gagarin Cup playoffs, 15 different SKA forwards have taken to the ice, with every one of them earning at least a point.
Vadim Shipachyov has competed in 300 SKA matches, taking 312 (98+214) points. He is SKA's top scorer in the KHL Gagarin Cup playoffs and has more club assists than anyone else.
Vadim also has points in 12 consecutive KHL playoff games against Lokomotiv Yaroslavl, registering 13 (5+8) points during that time.
In 275 SKA matches, Ilya Kablukov owns 66 (22+44) points. Overall, he has 150 (49+101) points in 666 Russian championship games.