Denis Kazionov  was scoreless with 2 shots on goal in 14:17 as Ekaterinburg fell to Cherepovets 4-1.
Tomorrow will be a heavy slate for the Lightning's Russian prospects. Vasily Koshechkin  and Togliatti take on Yaroslavl. Dimitri Kazionov and Kazan face KHK MVD. Johan Harju  and Dynamo Moscow will face Astana. And, finally, Karri Ramo  and Omsk will face Dynamo Riga.