View Full Version : Champions pushed to the brink. December 7 round-up

Coach Selly
12-08-2013, 04:11
Dynamo Moscow had a tough afternoon at home to lowly Vityaz as the Blue-and-Whites' normally impressive penalty kill faltered and the visitor snatched a 2-2 tie before ..finally succumbing in the shoot-out.

Leo Komarov got the decisive goal, placing a rising shot beyond Ivan Lisutin, but earlier Vityaz had two great opportunities to win it in overtime. First Logan Pyett failed to find a way past Alexander Yeryomenko in a one-on-one breakaway, then Maxim Afinogenov was fouled after being sent clear by Yury Korshakov, only to fire the subsequent penalty shoot into the goalie's chest. That save proved prophetic: Yeryomenko was to remain unbeaten in the shoot-out.

Read on (http://en.khl.ru/news/2013/12/07/25845.html)