Press conference with head coaches Ilya Vorobyov and Bill Peters, and also players Grigory Dronov and Stanislav Bocharov Press conference of head coaches Ilya Vorobyov and Vladimir Krikunov, and defender Yegor Yakovlev.

Metallurg - Avtomobilist. December, 13

In this season Avtomobilist played 34 matches: 17 wins (3 in overtime, 1 in a shootout), 17 defeats (3 in overtime, 3 in a shootout). They scored 96 goals, 97 conceded goals. Penalty minutes - 402, opponents' penalty minutes - 305.

The most productive scorers of Avtomobilist this season: Alexey Makeev - 31 points (17 + 14), Pavel Datsyuk - 24 points (8 + 16), Anatoly Golyshev - 21 points (9 + 12), Brooks Makeev - 20 points (13+ 7), Peter Holland - 20 points (5 + 15).

About the game

Metallurg is entering today’s contest fresh off a victory.

Avtomobilist is also entering today’s contest on a 10-game losing streak.

Metallurg is playing the 2nd of three straight home games.

Avtomobilist is playing the 4th of four straight road games.

The teams have exchanged victories this season by scores of 3-2 and 4-3 in OT.

Injury list

Metallurg: Nikolai Prokhorkin, Nikolai Kulemin

Avtomobilist: Leonid Fomin, Stepan Khripunov

Milestone alert

Forward Maxim Karpov is hoping to score his 100th career KHL goal (currently at 99).

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