CSKA Moscow - Severstal Cherepovets  4-2 (1:1, 1:0, 2:1)

First period:
0-1 SEV  9:52  Nikitenko,7 (Dobryshkin)  (sh)
1-1 CSK 10:51  Baranov,5 (Semin)
Second period:
2-1 CSK 11:47  Zherdev,11 (Kolkunov)
Third period:
3-1 CSK  6:43  Polushin,3  (pp)
3-2 SEV 17:50  Trubachev,4 (Berdnikov, Kalyuzhny)
4-2 CSK 19:56  Zolotov,3 (Zhurik)  (eng)

Goaltenders: Salficky (W,11-14-3) 23/25 - Cousineau (L,16-7-2) (59:31) 25/28.

Shots:
CSKA       10  9 10 -- 29
Severstal   7  5 13 -- 25

Power play: CSKA 1/8, Severstal 0/7.
January 29. Moscow. CSKA Ice Palace. A - 2,500 (5,600).