Astana 1 @ Dynamo Riga 5
Martins Karsums, Dynamo Riga, 2-1-3, +3, 0 PIM, 3 SOG
Season totals: 9 GP, 6-2-8, +4, 6 PIM
Martins Karsums had two goals and an assist, including a shorthanded marker, as Dynamo Riga rolled Barys Astana 5-1. Karsums played just 9:50 in the match. Ex-NHLer Sandis Ozolinsh also had a goal in the match for Riga.
Kazan 3 @ Chelyabinsk 1
Dmitri Kazionov, Kazan, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 1 SOG
Season totals: 1 GP, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM
Dmitri Kazionov played for the first time this season, skating for 11:40 of Kazan's 3-1 win over Chelyabinsk. Ex-NHLer Alexei Morozov had two goals in the match to lead Ak Bars to the win.
Cherepovets 3 @ Spartak Moscow 2
Vasily Koshechkin, Cherepovets, Win, 27/29, 0 SO, 2.00 GAA, .931 sv%
Season totals: 7 GP, 3-4-0, 1 SO, 2.46 GAA, .918 sv%
Vasily Koshechkin snapped a three game personal losing streak in a 27 save win over Spartak Moscow. Severstal got two goals and an assist from Stanislav Zhmakin in the win.
Linkopings 4 @ Sodertalje 0
Riku Helenius, Sodertalje, Loss, 13/17, 4.00 GAA, .765 sv%
Season totals: 4 GP, 0-4-0, 0 SO, 3.05 GAA, .844 sv%
Riku Helenius is still searching for his first win of the season as he allowed 4 goals on 17 shots today in a 4-0 loss to Linkopings. Ex-Lightning draft pick Fredrik Norrena had the shutout for Linkopings.
Hanti-Mansiysk 3 @ Dynamo Riga 2
Martins Karsums, Dynamo Riga, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 0 SOG
Season totals: 8 GP, 4-1-5, +1, 6 PIM
Martins Karsums was scoreless in 13:13 of ice time in Riga's 3-2 loss to Yugra.
Cherepovets 2 @ Yaroslavl 3
Vasily Koshehckin, Cherepovets, Loss, 21/24, 3.04 GAA, .875 sv%
Season totals: 6 GP, 2-4-0, 1 SO, 2.53 GAA, .915 sv%
Vasily Koshechkin's personal mini-slump extended to three games in a 3-2 loss to Yaroslavl. Lokomotiv got a goal and an assist, including the game winner, from ex-Flyers sixth round pick Konstantin Rudenko in the match.
Sodertalje 1 @ Timra 3
Riku Helenius, Sodertalje, Loss, 22/24, 2.04 GAA, .917 sv%
Season totals: 3 GP, 0-3-0, 0 SO, 2.73 GAA, .864 sv%
Timra got a game winning, third period goal from Antti Halonen to knock of Sodertalje. Timra added an empty net goal by Timo Parssinen as insurance. Sodertalje goaltender Riku Helenius is still looking for his first win of the season.
Dynamo Riga 4 @ St. Petersburg 6
Martins Karsums, Dyanmo Riga, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM
Season totals: 7 GP, 4-1-5, +1, 6 PIM
Former Lightning prospect Anton But had one goal and one assist to lead St. Petersburg to a 6-4 win over Dynamo Riga. Martins Karsums played 17:04 in the match.