– The Commission on determining the best players of the Continental hockey League (KHL) has announced the winners of October in four categories, according to the press service of the KHL on Wednesday.
This position was Ryan Zapolski (“Jokerit”), won with his team the victory in eight of 12 matches, including four “zero”. Its maximum dry streak was 245 minutes, 17 seconds – this is the best result of the season and the third longest in League history. R. Zapolski reflected 94,28% of shots with the reliability coefficient of 1.59 goals per game.
Recognized as the best defender Nikita Tryamkin (“Avtomobilist”), won together with a team of seven wins in 11 matches. Defender Yekaterinburg team scored 8 (3+5) points when the utility indicator “+3”. N. Tryamkin has blocked 18 shots and spent 23 of the power reception (most of all in his role). On average, the defender of “Motorist” held on ice in exactly 21 minutes per game, and in the last meeting scored four effective points.
Recognized as the best forward Nigel Dawes (“Barys”), in nine games scoring 10 goals (the best record in the League), and gave four assists in the utility indicator “+6”. On account striker four doubles and four of the winning goal. On average, N. Dawes spent on the ice for 21 minutes, 28 seconds per game. On account of his 36 shots on goal and eight power devices.
Best newcomer awarded to the forward Eli Tolvanen (“Jokerit”), 12 matches won together with a team of eight wins and scored in 9 (5+4) points when the utility indicator “+3”. 18-year-old Finnish striker of the club in average spent on the ice for 17 minutes, and 3 seconds per match. He put 42 shots on goal and played 13 power techniques.
The Commission on determining the best players were guided by the indicators provided by the Department of statistics and Analytics of the Central information Bureau of the KHL.