Justin Danforth (9th minute) and Kaspars Daugavinsh (59) scored as the hosts. The guests were scored by Konstantin Okulov (51). On the 24th minute the puck was scored by CSKA striker Maxim Shalunov, but the goal was canceled after the video playback, on the 52nd minute the goal of the army player Brendan Laipsik was canceled after the request of the Vityaz coaching staff.
Prior to that, Vityaz could not beat CSKA on home ice for five matches. CSKA lost in the second game in a row.
Podolsk club occupies the ninth place in the standings of the Western Conference, gaining 41 points in 39 matches. CSKA is in first place with 60 points in 39 games. In the next match, Vityaz will host Dynamo Moscow on December 30, CSKA will play at home against Jokerit Helsinki on 3 January.