Salavat Yulaev defeated Moscow Dynamo in overtime
UFA, 5 December 2017. /Bashinform News Agency, Natalia Ovcharuk/.
Two shut-out victories of Salavat Yulaev are left behind. The new rival was the HC Dynamo (Moscow). Judging by the statistics of the official website of the KHL, 5433 seats were occupied in the stands.
The game started with a few errors of the home team, when the guests broke a shut-out series of Ben Scrivens. Salavat Yulaev scored back exactly after 30 seconds — 1: 1. Mārtiņš Karsums and Enver Lisin scored the goals. The teams left for the first break with an even score. The second period was more intense. Salavat Yulaev capitalized on one of Dynamo penalties. This time the attack was completed by Teemu Hartikainen -2: 1.
In the third period of the playing time the Dynamo team tried to equalize the score, however two penalties of the home players did not help it to dictate its game. The head coach of the guests decided to take a chance a minute before the final siren and came up trumps: six players broke the defense of the Ufa players. Andrey Alekseev scored a goal -2: 2. Salavat Yulaev was stronger in the overtime: Hartikainen struck a double — 3: 2. This is the third consecutive victory of the Ufa ice squad.
The next match HC Salavat Yulaev will hold at home against Lokomotiv on December 10.