Koshechkin Headlines Strong Tour for Lightning Russians

Vasily Koshechkin had his second stright shut out victory today as Togliatti defeated Chekhov 2-0. Koshechkin has won all three of his starts since taking the starting job from David Svoboda allowing just two goals over that span. Forward prospect Dimitry Kazionov had 4 penalty minutes for Lada in the game. Anton But had a goal and added a helper as Yaroslavl spanked SKA 6-1. But leads all Lightning Russian prospects with 13 points in 15 games. Red hot Albert Vishnyakov had a goal as Dynamo pummelled Novokuznetsk 6-1. Vishnyakov leads all Lightning Russian prospects in goals with 7 in 16 games. Alexander Polushin scored the game opening goal in a wild 7-5 Cherepovets loss to Spartak Moscow. The goal was Polushin's second in a week and his 8th point in 15 games. Alexei Glukhov continued to cement his reputation as a playmaker assisting on Ilya Krikunov's 3rd period goal in a 3-3 tie with CSKA. Glukhov's 6 assists in 15 games are second to Anton But's 7 amongst Lightning Russians and he leads the group in penalty minutes with 18 over that span.