The season is officially one week over, but most teams have only played two games. Record is important in how the teams move, but their first ranking also played into things as well. There were some big movers toward the top and because of this many of the teams that started in the middle fell a bit.
The big news last week was that both expansion teams, KHL Medveščak and Admirals Yaroslavl, won their first matches. Medveščak manhandled CSKA Moscow 7-1, while Vladivostok won in a shootout against bottom dweller Amur.
Dynamo Moscow defeated Traktor in a rematch of finalists from last season. They have been the most dominate team through their three games, but was it enough to take number one from SKA?
On player watch: Jeff Glass, the goalkeeper from Spartak, has two shutouts through the first two games. Spartak was not expected to do too much this year. A 2-0-0 start riding Glass’ remarkable play is amazing, but how good can he stay over the course of the season? Week 2 Power Rankings below: