HC Salavat Yulaev (Ufa) missed six goals in Togliatti
UFA, 28 December 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Dmitry Slezin/.
The last away game for HC Salavat Yulaev (Ufa) in 2016 as part of the Kontinental Hockey League championship took place in Tolyatti. The Ufa team in an open duel lost to HC Lada — 4: 6.
Already in the first period Niklas Svedberg gave away four goals, and only one was scored shorthanded by Igor Grigorenko — 1: 4.
Then the Ufa gates were defended by Andrei Gavrilov, but he missed twice — 6: 1. However, players Dmitry Makarov and Dmitry Maltsev scored the goals for the first time in this season and also Enver Lisin hit the net.
Thus, in the last away series the Ufa club in three games missed as many as 12 goals, having gained just one point.
On December 29, the "Ufa-Arena" will host the final match of the year between Salavat Yulaev and the leader of the Eastern Conference – HC Metallurg from Magnitogorsk.