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

First period:
1-0 SKA  7:58  Cooper,1 (Boltunov)  (pp)
1-1 MNK 16:16  Lapin,5 (Kutyavin)
Second period:
2-1 SKA 11:24  Babchuk,3 (Gorev, Polozov)
Third period:
2-2 MNK  9:27  Tyurin,9 (Lapin)
Overtime:
3-2 SKA  1:34  Kozyrev,2 (Tsvetkov)

Goaltenders: Naumov (W,16-25-2) 28/30 - Tarasov (L,8-11-1) 12/15.

Shots:
SKA   5  4  5 1 -- 15
MNK   9 10 10 1 -- 30

Power play: SKA 1/5, Metallurg 0/6.
March 3. Saint-Petersburg. SKA Ice Palace. A - 1,500 (2,000).

LINE-UPS
SKA: Leontiev(2) - Kozyrev, Syrtsov(2) - Cooper(2), Maslyukov(2) - Semin, Ivanov - Babchuk. Kharlamov - Koznev(2) - Tsvetkov, Bashkatov - Kerch(4) - Boltunov, Galushkin - Akifiev - Galchenyuk, Polozov - Petrov - Gorev.
METALLURG: Shaldybin(2) - Rehsetnikov(2), Antipin - Parkhomenko, Koledaev - Pupkov(2). Antonenko - Moskalev - Pankov, Tyurin - Nikolaev - Khlebnikov(2), Kurochkin - Lapin - Kutyavin, Alexandrov - Pchelyakov(4) - Chybykin.