Severstal Cherepovets - Metallurg Novokuznetsk  2-3 (2:1, 0:0, 0:1, 0:1)

First period:
1-0 SEV  8:25  Petrochinin,2 (Kalyuzhny, Kuznetsov)  (pp)
2-0 SEV 15:25  Nikitenko,4 (Dobryshkin, Turkovsky)
2-1 MNK 16:20  Kutyavin,6 (Dylevsky, Moskalev)
Second period:
No scoring.
Third period:
2-2 MNK  6:10  Antipin,7 (Dylevsky, Moskalev)
Overtime:
2-3 MNK  3:51  Kurochkin,8 (Khlebnikov)

Goalies: Cousineau (L,13-5-0) 18/21 - Shabanov (W,8-6-2) 28/30.

Shots:
Severstal   8 10 11 1 -- 30
Metallurg   9  7  3 2 -- 21

Power play: Severstal 1/7, Metallurg 0/4.
December 3. Cherepovets. Almaz Ice Palace. A - 3,500 (3,500).