16 matches were held by HC Salavat Yulaev and the Chinese Kunlun Red Star. The dragons have only five victories on their count. The guests arrived in Ufa with two wins this season, and one of them was in the shootout. Salavat Yulaev does not have any defeats yet.
In the match's opening, the goalkeeper of Kunlun Red Star, Alexander Lazushin, had more work to do.