In the first match of the series of the West finals, SKA will host CSKA. The game will take place in the “Ice Palace” on April 2. The meeting starts at 17:00 Moscow time. SKA – CSKA: forecastrate, odds, statistics.
Minsk’s Dynamo turned out to be SKA’s first opponent in the Gagarin Cup playoffs. In the confrontation with the Belarusian club, St. Petersburg recorded four victories in four games, throwing at least 3 goals in each – 4: 0.
At the stage of the semifinals of the West SKA met with Spartak. Zaruba with the red and whites started for the guys from St. Petersburg with a sensational humiliation in the “Ice” (1: 6).
In the next four matches the team Roman Rothenberg won. In three matches, SKA was stronger with only a minimal advantage, and in another – dragged the desired result in overtime (2: 1, 2: 1, 2: 1 OT, 2: 1).
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In the regular season, the St. Petersburg club managed to hold 48 matches, in which he took 68 points. In the standings of the Western Conference, SKA was in first place.
In eight matches of the Gagarin Cup, the Moscow team managed to score a total of 28 goals in the main period and win in each playoff match.
The first person he hacked CSKA in the round of relegation, was “Locomotive”. With “Loko” the red and blues had to suffer in two matches out of four, but the Moscow guys coped with all the difficulties (4: 3 OT, 4: 1, 3: 2 OT, 4: 1).
The semi-final batch gave fans a capital derby with Dynamo. In this confrontation the wards Sergey Fedorovwithout expecting it themselves, they put their main rivals in one gate (3: 2, 4: 2, 2: 1, 6: 3).
In the regular season, CSKA went on the ice in 47 matches. During this period, he managed to accumulate 63 points and take third place in the standings of the Western Conference.
SKA’s victory in this meeting is assessed in 2.68on a draw bookmakers give odds 4.06and for the victory of SKA – 2.28.
Believing in their strength, the Moscow team is able to take out SKA in the debut match of the series and gain an advantage at the start.
Of course, SKA is the strongest opponent among all those with whom the capital’s club crossed in the playoffs, but the guests will not worry about the status of the second finalist of the West. Ours forecast and rate – CSKA will win by 2.28.