European Game Day: 11-18-11
JYP 1 @ HPK 2
Riku Helenius, JYP, Loss, 17/19, 2.04 GAA, .895 sv%
Season totals: 11 GP, 6-5-0, 4 SO, 1.56 GAA, .930 sv%
Nico Aaltonen's power play goal at 14:38 of the third period snapped a 1-1 tie to lead HPK to a 2-1 win over JYP. Ex-Lightning forward Eric Perrin assisted on JYP's only goal. The two teams will rematch on Saturday.
Cherepovets 4 @ Dynamo Minsk 2
Vasily Koshechkin, Cherepovets, DNP
Season totals: 17 GP, 8-7-0, 1 SO, 2.86 GAA, .912 sv%
Dynamo Minsk fell to Cherepovets 4-2 despite a goal from former St. Louis Blues center Daniel Corso. Cherepovets draws Chekhov on Sunday.