KHL. Barys - Jokerit. Before the match
Short home series of Barys opens on Wednesday with a match against Jokerit. After the game in Kazan with AK Bars, Yuri Mikhailis's team had four days to prepare for the meeting with the "jokers". Barys approaches the match with a series of three consecutive wins - so far the longest winning streak in the season. It is noteworthy that all these victories were achieved in overtime. On Friday in Kazan, a great combination of Darren Dietz and Roman Starchenko led to a 1:0 win for AK Bars at the very beginning of the extra period. In the Eastern Conference Table, Barys is in the 8th place with 15 points in 12 games. Alex Maklyukov and Henrik Karlsson are in the injured reserve.
Jokerit arrived in Kazakhstan from Khabarovsk. This is the third and final match of the Finnish team in the Eastern tour. On Monday, the team of Lauri Marjam?ki was defeated in the game with Amur - 1:4. The only goalscore of the guests was Mikko Lehtonen, the best defender of the last season of the KHL. He has seven goals this season. Despite the loss, Jokerit has a firm grip on the group of leaders in the West - 19 points and the fifth place in the Conference Table. At the same time, the Finnish team has several matches in reserve before direct competitors. Jakub Krej??k, the defender, is in the injured reserve.
The match starts at Barys Arena at 07:30 pm capital time.
Live broadcast on Qazsport and KHL-TV HD.
The match will be held with EMPTY STANDS
Fonbet - official betting company of Barys HC offers the following odds for the upcoming match: P1 - 3.20| X - 4.20 | P2 - 2.00.
General partner of Barys HC - Sovereign Wealth Fund Samruk Kazyna JSC