The KHL season 2015-2016 is rapidly coming to its end. There comes a time of decisive battles for the main hockey trophy of Europe — the Gagarin Cup. Four of the best club KHL 2015-2016 will meet in the matches of the conference finals.
The conference finals West
In the Western conference of the KHL, has defined the two clubs, which formed the final couple of confrontations for the right output is at a critical stage of its control for the Gagarin Cup. Hockey fans will enjoy this sporting feast in the form of a confrontation between two capitals of Russia. Like last season in the finals in the West will meet CSKA and SKA. CSKA Moscow against CSKA in St. Petersburg: this pair gave the audience a stunning affair and the balance of last season.
The first meeting between CSKA and SKA will be held in Moscow, March 22 (as well as the second confrontation 24 th). The Muscovites have the advantage, however, it does not make the team Alexander Radulov obvious favorite in the series.
Return two matches in the Northern capital is planned for the 26th and 28th of March. Experts believe that this series is less likely to end in the four matches, so the following meeting according to the regulations (if needed to identify pobedila) will be the same the next day.
The Eastern conference finals
In the East, hockey fans are expecting no less than an interesting confrontation of two giants. Magnitogorsk «metallurg» will meet with Ufa «Salavat Yulaev». The Ufa hockey players heroically in the previous two series have managed to overcome the «AK bars» and «avant-garde», and in both confrontations for the win «ulicam» it took all seven games.
The first meeting of the Eastern conference finals will be held in Chelyabinsk region on 23 March. After a day of repeated game between the two clubs. Hockey fans from Bashkiria able to see your favorite team at home on 27-th and 29-th.
As in the West the duel Magnitogorsk and Ufa most likely will take more than four matches.