European Leagues

Friday's Slovakian Extraliga Score

New year. New league to cover for the first time.

Michal Sersen had an assist in Bratislava's 8-1 drubbing of Liptovsky Mikulas.

Monday and Tuesday's KHL Scores

Monday
Dimitri Kazionov had a goal and was +1 in Kazan's 8-4 win over Novosibirsk.

Denis Kazionov did not play in Khabarovsk's 4-2 loss to Nizhnekamsk.

Albert Vishnyakov had an assist in Novokuznetsk's 3-1 win over Togliatti. Vasily Koshechkin relieved starter Mike Fountain to start the second period, and stopped 15 of 16 shots faced.

Ilya Solarev and Vitali Smolianinov both had goals in Astana's 4-3 loss to Mytischi. Alexei Glukhov did not suit up for Mytischi.

Tuesday
Anton But was -1 with 2 penalty minutes in CSKA's 3-1 loss to Cherepovets.

Wednesday's Finnish Jr. A Score

Matias Sointu was -2 with 1 shot on goal in Ilves Jr. A's 10-2 defeat at the hands of Assat Jr. A.

Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday's Elitserien Scores

Monday
Andreas Holmqvist was scoreless in Frolunda's 4-1 win over Rogle.

Tuesday
Johan Harju had a power play goal and 4 penalty minutes in Lulea's 3-1 loss to Timra.

Thursday
Johan Harju had a power play goal and 2 penalty minutes in Lulea's 4-2 loss to Brynas. Harju is off to another hot goal scoring start. His 4 goals in 7 games is tied for 4th in the Elitserien in goal scoring.

Bolts Acquire Sersen from Slovan

The Tampa Bay Lightning have acquired the rights to defenseman Michal Sersen from the Pittsburgh Penguins today in exchange for a fifth-round selection in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft, executive vice president of hockey operations Brian Lawton announced.

Sersen, a 6-foot-1, 200-pound native of Gelnica, Slovakia, played in 54 games with HC Slovan Bratislava last season, recording nine goals and 18 points. He led all defensemen on the team in goals and was third in points. Sersen also played in 18 playoff games with HC Slovan as they won the Extraliga’s championship. He recorded a goal and three points during the post season. He has played in 96 games with Bratislava during the previous two seasons, recorded 10 goals and 23 points.

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