The coronavirus tries, but one thing doesn’t change: Juuso Puustinen the powder is dry on KHL ice.
This was a great demonstration on Monday, when Puustinen’s hat trick took Sibir Novosibirsk to a 4-3 time victory over Dinamo in Riga.
The home team Sibir was 0–3 after two sets, but then Puustinen’s cannon started singing. He opened the finish line with his first full hit of the season at 49.27.
Sibir otti Harri Säterin (scored 0 – 3) for the first time in the 56th minute. Kiri scored two goals with the help of six field players: Jegor Milovzorov narrowed to 2–3 in 58.29 and Puustinen hit the tie 58 seconds before the buzzer.
There was 13 seconds left in the extra time when Puustinen finished the winning goal and at the same time his hat trick.
Wooden center Mikael Ruohomaa dug peak powers 0 + 3. Jyrki Jokipakan the balance was 0 + 1.
Puustinen, 32, plays his third season in Russia. In the second season, he reached 20 goals in the regular season, last season’s balance was 19 goals.
KHL points exchange
Miro Aaltonen SKA 5, 3 + 4 = 7
2. Anton Burdasov SKA 5, 5 + 1 = 6
3. Teemu Hartikainen Ufa 5, 4 + 2 = 6
4. Jori Lehterä Spartak 4, 3 + 3 = 6
5. Anton Slepyshev 5, 3 + 3 = 6