Dynamo Riga 0 @ Astana 4
Martins Karsums, Dynamo Riga, 0-0-0, -3, 0 PIM, 3 SOG
Season totals: 34 GP, 11-7-18, -5, 34 PIM
Martins Karsums was scoreless in 15:00 of ice time in Riga's 4-0 loss to Astana.
Yulaev 4 @ Kazan 2
Dmitri Kazionov, Kazan, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 1 SOG
Season totals: 29 GP, 2-4-6, +2, 18 PIM
Dmitri Kazionov was scoreless in 12:20 of ice time in Kazan's 4-2 loss to Yulaev. Ex-Rangers farm hand Jarkko Immonen had a goal in the match for Kazan.
Mytischi 3 @ Cherepovets 0
Vasily Koshechkin, Cherepovets, DNP
Season totals: 21 GP, 10-11-0, 2 SO, 2.93 GAA, .910 sv%
Vasily Koshechkin did not play in Cherepovets' first game back from the Channel One Cup break. Ex-NHLer Oleg Petrov had 2 goals and an assist for Mytischi in the victory. Ex-Lightning draft pick Vadim Epanchintsev added a helper.
Hanty-Mansiysk 1 @ Kazan 5
Dmitri Kazionov, Kazan, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 2 SOG
Season totals: 28 GP, 2-4-6, +2, 18 PIM
Dmitri Kazionov was scoreless in 13:38 in Kazan's 5-1 win over Yugra. Veteran forward Danis Zaripov had a pair of goals in the match for Kazan.
Dynamo Riga 2 @ Dynamo Minsk 1 (SO)
Martins Karsums, Dynamo Riga, 0-0-0, E, 2 PIM, 1 SOG
Season totals: 33 GP, 11-7-18, -2, 34 PIM
Martins Karsums took a minor penalty for cross checking in 18:29 of ice time in Riga's 2-1 shootout win over Minsk.
Russia 6 @ Finland 2
Vasily Koshechkin, Russia, Win, 21/23, 2.00 GAA, .913 sv%
Tournament totals: 2 GP, 2-0-0, 0 SO, 2.50 GAA, .900 sv%
Vasily Koshechkin hasn't lost a Euro Tour game in his last two tournaments. He stopped 21 shots today in Russia's 6-2 victory over Finland. Ex-NHLer Alexei Morozov had 1 goal and 1 assist in the match for the Russians.
Russia wins the Channel One Cup with a perfect 3-0-0 record in the tournament. The Czech Republic finished in second place with a 1-1-1 mark.
Russia 3 @ Czech Republic 1
Vasily Koshechkin, Russia, DNP
Tournament totals: 1 GP, 1-0-0, 0 SO, 3.00 GAA, .889 sv%
Ex-Red Wings prospect Igon Grigorienko had a goal and an assist in Russia's 3-1 win over the Czech Republic. Former Lightning draft picks Marek Kvapil and Ivan Rachunek played on the third and fourth lines, respectively, for the Czechs.
Elsewhere, ex-Lightning camper Niklas Persson had a helper in Sweden's 6-1 dismantling of Finland.