KHL finals: overtime battle ties series
Kazan’s captain, Aleksey Morozov, did the honors by opening the scoring in the first period.
Lokomotiv answered back in the final period with back-to-back goals by Czech star Zbynek Irgl and Russian international Aleksey Mikhnov.
However, Ak Bars responded with a quick equalizer by Danis Zaripov.
The clash continued in overtime where the Kazan men were a bit stronger and luckier, as Finns Niko Kappanen and Yukka Hentunen sent the series to Kazan.