28 January 2016, Thursday, 10:33
UFA, 27 January 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Dmitry Slezin/. HC Salavat Yulaev lost the fourth match in a row in the eighth season of the Kontinental Hockey League. This time the Ufa team lost HC Automobilist (Yekaterinburg) — 2: 3 in overtime.
Roman Derlyuk opened the scoring in the first period, but the hosts soon equalized it — 1: 1.
Losing 1: 2 Igor Grigorenko again established a status quo — 2: 2. In overtime, the Yekaterinburg team gained two important points to compete for the playoffs — 3: 2.
HC Salavat Yulaev earned the first point for the last two weeks.
The Ufa team will hold the next match on January 29 against HC Neftekhimik (Nizhnekamsk) trying to reach the playoffs.