Salavat Yulaev interrupted lose-lose series with victory over HC Sochi
UFA, 20 November 2017. /Bashinform News Agency, Alfiya Agliullina/.
Yesterday Salavat Yulaev held a final match of the Western away series, having defeated the HC Sochi.
At the beginning of the meeting the home team got a power-play and capitalized on it. The score was opened by Eric O'Dell.
The second period of the match was won by the Ufa team due to two goals on the power-play. Teemu Hartikainen forwarded a puck into the net after a shot by Linus Omark in the 29th minute. That assist was anniversary for Omark, the striker passed a mark of 150 assists in the regular championships of the KHL. Soon, the Swedish forward scored himself with an accurate shot from the right part of face-off circle.
In the 48th minute the Salavat Yulaev team increased its advantage and again on the power-play. Zakhar Arzamastsev proved to be the fastest at putback after a shot of Anton Burdasov, the press service of the Ufa club informs.
On November 22, HC Salavat Yulaev at home meets with Kazan Ak Bars. The beginning of the so called "Green Derby" is at 19.00.