– The victory over FC Jokerit in Finland updated club record SKA St. Petersburg the number of wins of away games in a row and eight games.
“Eight wins in a row in away matches is a new record in the history of SKA. The previous one was installed at the start of the 2007/08 season when he was winning seven away games in a row,” – said the press service of the SKA, which notes that since the founding of the Continental hockey League (KHL in 2008) this guest series was a maximum of six matches.
During this season, – says the press service of the SKA – has installed three new record for number of consecutive victories: total (15 games), home (15 games) and a guest, with the latest series continues.
The match between Jokerit – SKA took place on the eve and ended with the victory of guests with the score 3:2. The fate was decided in a shootout.
Currently SKA is the leader in both the Western conference and a championship in the NHL as a whole. He has 84 points, nine points more than closest rival CSKA Moscow.