Magnitogorsk 3 vs. Novosibirsk 2 (SO)
Vasily Koshechkin, Magnitogorsk, SO Win, 34/36, 1.87 GAA, .944 sv%
Season totals: 10 GP, 4-2-4, 0 SO, 1.95 GAA, .927 sv%
Vasily Koshechkin turned aside 6 of 7 shooters in the penalty shot session to deliver Magnitogorsk a 3-2 Shootout victory over Novosibirsk. Ex-Blue Jackets pick Sergei Mozyakin had 1 goal and 1 assist in the victory for Magnitka.
Khanty-Mansiysk 1 vs. Astana 0
Nikita Gusev, Khanty-Mansiysk, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 2 SOG
Season totals: 9 GP, 4-4-8, +2, 2 PIM
Nikita Gusev was scoreless in 16:37 in Yugra's 1-0 win over Astana. Goaltender Vladislav Fokin stopped all 38 shots he faced for the shutout win.
Elsewhere Carter Ashton was again out of the lineup for Novgorod in their 1-0 win over HC Sochi. And, in the Finnish SM-liiga, Jonne Tammela remains out with an injury while his club KalPa languishes in 14th on the 15 team league table through 4 games.