HC Salavat Yulaev and HC Metallurg will close year 2016 with "Mishkopad" on "Ufa-Arena"
UFA, 29 December 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Dmitry Slezin/.
On Thursday, December 29, HC Salavat Yulaev will complete the game program of 2016 in the ninth championship of the Kontinental Hockey League. The Ufa club will host HC Metallurg from Magnitogorsk.
The Ufa team lost the last three away games — in Bratislava, Zagreb and Togliatti. They occupy the fifth place in the Eastern Conference with 72 points.
HC Metallurg is the leader of the Eastern Conference with 90 points. The last four games Magnitogorsk alternated wins with defeats.
In the first match of this season in Magnitogorsk Salavat Yulaev lost in the shootout — 2: 3.
The match kicks-off on the "Ufa-Arena" at 19.00 (17:00 MSK). Today, a traditional teddy bear fall — "Mishkopad" will take place there.