KHL. Barys-Sochi. Before the match
After a two-week break, Barys returns to the home arena as part of a three-game series in the regular season of KHL. On Saturday, our team's opponent will be Sochi from Russian city of the same name. On Thursday, Barys extended the winning streak to five matches, beating in Moscow the current winner of the Gagarin Cup CSKA Moscow - 3: 2. Corban Knight, Linus Videll and Darren Dietz scored by one puck each. Eddie Pasquale had a great match, reflecting 29 shots on his goal. In the Eastern Conference table, Barys is in third position with 77 points in 57 games. The injured reserve is empty.
Sochi arrived in Kazakhstan from Novosibirsk. The team of Alexander Andrievsky, leading the fight for getting into the playoffs, beat the local Sibir on shootouts, playing a deficit of two goals-3: 2. Denis Mosalyov and Simon Bertilsson scored a goal each, and there was in shoot-out a winning attempt from Malta Strömvall. Ivan Nalimov blocked 22 shots during the match, adding 5 saves in the shootout. Sochi scores points in four games in a row, the team is on the 9th line of the table of the West – 55 points in 56 games and three points behind the playoff zone. The injured reserve includes goalkeeper Dmitry Shikin and defender Nikita Shchitov.
The match starts at Barys Arena at 17:00 capital time.
Live broadcast on Qazsport and KHL-TV.
Buses to Arena are organized for the fans
Information about drawings and tickets are available here.
Fonbet - the Official betting company of Barys HC offers the following odds for the upcoming match: P1-1,70 | X-4,15 | P2-4,40. Read more at the link
The General Partner of Barys HC is Sovereign Wealth Fund "Samruk-Kazyna" JSC.