Severstal Cherepovets - Salavat Yulaev Ufa  5-3 (2:2, 2:1, 1:0)

First period:
1-0 SEV  2:08  Epanchintsev,9 (Sapozhnikov)
2-0 SEV  9:50  Berdnikov,14 (Kuznetsov)
2-1 SAL 17:59  Volkov,8 (Afinogenov, Zavarukhin)  (pp)
2-2 SAL 19:10  Gorovikov,8 (Petrunin)
Second period:
3-2 SEV  2:09  Nurtdinov,17 (Turkovsky, Epanchintsev)  (pp)
4-2 SEV 10:55  Dobryshkin,18 (Nikitenko)  (sh)
4-3 SAL 12:08  Khasanov,5 (Gorshkov, Ozolin)  (pp)
Third period:
5-3 SEV  8:53  Nurtdinov,18 (Vujtek, Epanchintsev)  (pp)

Goaltenders: Cousineau (W,19-8-3) 25/28 - Nikolaev (L,3-6-2) 15/19, Simchuk (10:55 second, 28:28) 10/11.

Shots:
SEV  12  9  8 -- 29
SAL  12 11  5 -- 28

Power play: Severstal 2/3, Salavay Yulaev 2/4.
February 25. Cherepovets. Almaz Ice Palace. A - 3,600 (3,500).