Khanty-Mansiysk 2 vs. Novosibirsk 1
Nikita Gusev , Khanty-Mansiysk[/b], 0-0-0, E, 2 PIM, 0 SOG
Season totals: 29 GP, 2-2-4, -7, 10 PIM
Nikita Gusev took a tripping minor in 11:23 of ice time in Yugra's 2-1 win over Novosibirsk. Ex-Blackhawks first rounder Mikhail Yakubov had a helper for Yugra in the win.
Also, with Andrey Vasilevskiy off at the WJC's, Ufa defeated St. Petersburg 2-1.