Mechel Chelyabinsk - SKA SAint-Petersburg  2-0 (0:0, 2:0, 0:0)

First period:
No scoring.
Second period:
1-0 MEC  0:40  Lopatin,4 (Ardashev, Krechin)  (pp)
2-0 MEC 16:03  Krechin,4 (Gaponov, Ardashev)
Third period:
No scoring.

Goaltenders: Emelyanov (W,8-12-3) 25 saves - Naumov (L,13-22-2) 24/26.

Shots:
Mechel  10 10  6 -- 26
SKA     12  5  8 -- 25

Power play: Mechel 1/8, SKA 0/7.
February 12. Chelyabinsk. Mechel Ice Palace. A - 1,500 (2,200).

LINE-UPS
MECHEL: Lopatin - Gaponov(2), Askarov(4) - Korobolin(2), Paramonov - Nikulin, Bondarev - Matushkin. Krechin - Kudinov(12) - Ardashev(2), Galkin - Leonov - Varitsky, Yakutsenya - A.Petrov - Kovshevny, Stulov - Solomatov(2) - Glazkov.
SKA: Zavalnyuk(2) - Davydov, Kozyrev - Leontiev, Semin - Ostroushko(4), D.Ivanov - Babchuk. Boltunov - Shurupov - Bashkatov(2), Tsvetkov(2) - Koznev - Gorbushin, Galushkin - Galchenyuk(2) - Akifiev, Polozov - V.Petrov(2) - Gorev.