Kazan 5 vs. Cherepovets 2
Vasily Koshechkin , Cherepovets, Loss, 30/35, 5.00 GAA, .857 sv%
Season totals: 1 GP, 0-1-1, 0 SO, 5.00 GAA, .857 sv%
Vasily Koshechkin (pictured) got off to a rough start to his season allowing 5 goals to Ak Bars Kazan. Kazan got 1 goal and 1 assist in the win from ex-NHLer Niko Kapanen. Cherepovets draws Ufa on Saturday.
Elsewhere, Yaroslavl knocked off Novosibirsk 5-2 with Vitali Kolesnik between the pipes. Where does that leave Lightning prospect Jaroslav Janus ? Back to Slovan Bratislava? We shall see.
Chelyabinsk Jr. 1 vs. Novokuznetsk Jr. 0
Nikita Nesterov , Chelyabinsk Jr., DNP
Season totals: 1 GP, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM
Nikita Nesterov did not appear in Chelyabinsk Jr.'s 1-0 win over Novokuznetsk Jr. He also did not appear in Chelyabinsk's KHL team's 2-0 win over Magnitogorsk. Chelyabinsk Jr. moves on to face Berdsk on Saturday.