Lion two Slovaks in play the Gagarin Cup

BRATISLAVA. In the Western Conference Finals KHL Lev Prague – Lokomotiv Yaroslavl in the Prague’s team also played two hockey players Slovak Lukáš Cingel and Juraj Mikuš.In the East, in the final fight Magnitogorsk – Ufa remains in play for Gagarin Cup Ufa striker Tomáš Záborský.

“Our series of Yaroslavl does not have a favorite,” said 21-year-old center Cingel. “The base part we indeed ended up third in the conference, and on Wednesday begins at home, but Lokomotiv for eighth place in the regular season eliminated defending champion Dinamo Moskva and the stars charged in St. Petersburg, and then showed his strength.” In Donetsk fell one goal

Players HC Lev can zašomrali when, after Wednesday’s victory on neutral ice in Bratislava of Donbass (3: 1) next day at breakfast learned that the sixth duel series is played on Friday in Donetsk.Originally, the unstable political situation in Ukraine should again play in Slovnaft Bratislava arena.

“We flew to Donetsk to Friday morning, we boarded the game after a short rest. Neither the home team that did not frequent transfers easy, “returned to the struggle to lose Cingel. “Our stay in Ukraine and match before a packed auditorium štvortisícovým ran quite smoothly.”

The outcome decided by a single goal. They played only two power plays. Donbass its not used, but Leo does.

“We were also lucky twice rang goalpost our goal,” said Cingel.After winning the series 4: 2 in matches he shook hands with the Slovaks in Donetsk John Laco and Peter Podhradská, for which the club season ended. Lion attack takes advantage of the four

HC Lev eliminated in the first round of play off Zagreb, the two sets match the balance 8: 2nd

“Our advantage is that coach Kari Jalonen still deploys attacks and four in the third period then we have more power than your opponent,” said Cingel.

Czech Club of the season of the balance Jaroslawl 1: 1st

“I now expect standoff series.Maybe they will play up to seven matches, “said the young man from Terchovej.

HC Lev begins on Wednesday at home, but since the term again in a collision with Sparta in the Czech Extraliga playoff, from Holešovice moves to the O2 arena.