SKA Saint-Petersburg - Metallurg Novokuznetsk  3-1 (2:1, 0:0, 1:0)

First period:
1-0 SKA  1:48  Galushkin,5 (Akifiev, Leontiev)  (pp)
2-0 SKA 13:33  Bashkatov,7 (Davydov)  (pp)
2-1 MNK 14:18  Kutyavin,7 (Pchelyakov)  (pp)
Second period:
No scoring.
Third period:
3-1 SKA 19:36  Davydov,2 (Koznev)  (sh-eng)

Goaltenders: Naumov (W,10-15-1) 31/32 - Tarasov (L,5-6-1) (59:04) 23/25.

Shots:
SKA  15  7  4 -- 26
MNK  12  6 14 -- 36

Power play: SKA 2/6, Metallurg 1/7.
December 5. Saint-Petersburg. Ice Palace. A - 6,800 (12,350).

Line-Ups:
SKA: D.Ivanov - Leontiev, Syrtsov(2) - Davydov, Tyutin(2) - Kozyrev. Tsvetkov - Koznev - Gorbushin, Bashkatov - Makarov - Kerch(2), Galushkin(2) - Galchenyuk(4) - Akifiev, Polozov - Shurupov - Boltunov.
METALLURG: Koledaev - Shaldybin(2), Steiger(2) - Antipin(2), Dylevsky - Pupkov, Pepelyaev - Reshetnikov. Kutyavin(2) - Pchelyakov - Antonenko, Kurochkin - Lapin(2) - Khlebnikov, Belousov - Parkhomenko - Kadeikin, Stasyuk - Nikolaev(2) - Chubykin.