Helenius, Riku

European Game Day: 2/25/11

Elitserien
Sodertalje 3 @ Skelleftea 4
Riku Helenius, Sodertalje, DNP
Season totals: 14 GP, 2-9-0, 0 SO, 3.04 GAA, .880 sv%

Former Blues first rounder David Rundblad scored the shootout winner in Skelleftea's 4-3 victory over Sodertalje. Ex-Kings prospect Yanick Lehoux had a goal in the loss.

KHL
Cherepovets 0 @ Ufa 3
Vasily Koshechkin, Cherepovets, DNP
Season totals: 29 GP, 15-14-0, 2 SO, 3.03 GAA, .906 sv%

Former Red Wings first rounder Igor Grigorienko had a pair of goals to lead Yulaev Ufa to a 3-0 win over Cherepovets. League scoring leader and former Predators first rounder Alexander Radulov had 3 assists in the game and now has 70 points in 49 contests. He might be good.

European Game Day: 1/22/11

Elitserien
Farjestads 1 @ Sodertalje 3
Riku Helenius, Sodertalje, DNP
Season totals: 14 GP, 2-9-0, 0 SO, 3.04 GAA, .880 sv%

Ex-Avs draft pick Linus Videll had a goal in Sodertalje's 3-1 win over Farjestads. The win vaulted Sodertalje 2 points ahead of Farjestads into 10th in the 12 team Elitserien. If Sodertalje can find a way to stay in the top 10, they'll avoid the Kval till Elitserien promotion/relegation round.

KHL
Chekhov 2 @ Dynamo Riga 4
Martins Karsums, Dynamo Riga, 1-0-1, E, 0 PIM, 1 SOG
Season totals: 46 GP, 14-11-25, -6, 44 PIM

Martins Karsums scored his 14th goal of the season in 16:53 of ice time in Riga's 4-2 win over Chekhov. Ex-Predators pick Lauris Darzins had 1 goal and 1 assist in the win for Riga.

Elitserien Game Day: 1/20/11

Sodertalje 4 @ AIK 2
Riku Helenius, Sodertalje, DNP
Season totals: 14 GP, 2-9-0, 0 SO, 3.04 GAA, .880 sv%

Ex-Avs pick Linus Videll had a pair of goals to help life Sodertalje over AIK 4-2 in a battle of the two worst teams in the Elitserien. Former NHLer Dick Tarnstrom had a goal in the match for AIK. AIK earned promotion in the Kval till Elitserien last season, which Sodertalje also participated in to stave off relegation to the second tier Allsvenskan.

Elitserien Game Day: 1/15/11

Sodertalje 1 @ Linkopings 2 (OT)
Riku Helenius, Sodertalje, DNP
Season totals: 14 GP, 2-9-0, 0 SO, 3.04 GAA, .880 sv%

Ex-Avs draft pick Linus Videll had Sodertalje's only goal in their 2-1 overtime loss to Linkopings. The goal was Videll's 13th in 36 games this season. Sodertalje sits in 11th on the 12 team Elitserien table.

European Game Day: 1/13/11

Elitserien
Timra 2 @ Sodertalje 3
Riku Helenius, Sodertalje, DNP
Season totals: 14 GP, 2-9-0, 0 SO, 3.04 GAA, .880 sv%

Riku Helenius continued to warm the bench in Sodertalje's 3-2 win over Timra. Ex-Kings prospect Yanick Lehoux scored for Sodertalje in his second game with the club after transferring from Swiss NL-A club Ambri-Piotta. Lehoux was a key member of last year's Sodertalje team that avoided relegation in the Kvall til Elitserien round.

KHL
Kazan 1 @ Ekaterinburg 2
Dmitri Kazionov, Kazan, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 2 SOG
Season totals: 35 GP, 2-5-7, +4, 26 PIM

Despite Ex-NHLer Alexei Morozov's 17th goal of the season, Kazan fell to Ekateriburg 2-1. Dmitri Kazionov played 16:11 in the match for Kazan. He's average 13:30 in ice time this season in more of a checking line role than he played last year. Kazan dropped to third in the Eastern Conference standings with the loss.

European Game Day: 1/8/11

Elitserien
Sodertalje 5 @ Brynas 3
Riku Helenius, Sodertalje, DNP
Season totals: 14 GP, 2-9-0, 0 SO, 3.04 GAA, .880 sv%

Former Lightning draft pick Eero Somervuori scored a pair of goals, but Brynas still fell to Sodertalje 5-3. Somervuori also had a helper in the match. Somervuori is tied for sixth in the league in goals.

KHL
Mytischi 4 @ Dynamo Riga 3
Martins Karsums, Dynamo Riga, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 0 SOG
Season totals: 39 GP, 12-9-21, -4, 42 PIM

Martins Karsums was scoreless in 15:29 in Riga's 4-3 loss to Mytischi. Former Lightning draft pick Fedor Fedorov had 1 goal and 1 assist for Mytischi while another former Lightning draft pick, Alexei Glukhov, also had 1 assist for Mytischi.

European Game Day: 1/6/11

Elitserien
HV 71 4 @ Sodertalje 1
Riku Helenius, Sodertalje, DNP
Season totals: 14 GP, 2-9-0, 0 SO, 3.04 GAA, .880 sv%

Ex-Devils draft pick Teemu Laine scored a goal for HV 71 in their 4-1 win over Sodertalje.

KHL
Yaroslavl 3 @ Dynamo Riga 1
Martins Karsums, Dynamo Riga, 0-0-0, E, 2 PIM, 1 SOG
Season totals: 38 GP, 12-9-21, -4, 42 PIM

Martins Karsums had a minor for slashing in 14:53 in Riga's 3-1 loss to Yaroslavl. Ex-NHLer Karel Rachunek had his 26th and 27th assists of the season in the match for Yaroslavl.

Cherepovets 2 @ Chekhov 7
Vasily Koshechkin, Cherepovets, Loss, 15/20, 7.50 GAA, .750 sv%
Season totals: 24 GP, 12-12-0, 2 SO, 2.98 GAA, .908 sv%

Vasily Koshechkin was chased after two periods in Cherepovets' 7-2 loss to Chekhov. Ex-NHL toughguy Chris Simon had 2 goals and 2 assists in the match for Chekhov. The forward has 13 goals so far this season.

European Game Day: 1/4/11 and 1/5/11

1/4/11
Elitserien
Sodertalje 4 @ MODO 3
Riku Helenius, Sodertalje, DNP
Season totals: 14 GP, 2-9-0, 0 SO, 3.04 GAA, .880 sv%

Despite two goals from former NHLer Ladislav Nagy, MODO fell to Sodertalje 4-3. Even with the victory, Sodertalje remains in the Elitserien basement, two points back of MODO.

KHL
Cherepovets 4 @ Dynamo Minsk 3
Vasily Koshechkin, Cherepovets, Win, 32/35, 3.00 GAA, .914 sv%
Season totals: 23 GP, 12-11-0, 2 SO, 2.84 GAA, .912 sv%

Vasily Koshehckin made 32 saves to help Cherepovets defeat Minsk 4-3.

Novgorod 5 @ Dynamo Riga 2
Martins Karsums, Dynamo Riga, 0-0-0, -1, 2 PIM, 1 SOG
Season totals: 37 GP, 12-9-21, -4, 40 PIM

Martins Karsums had a minor for interference in 14:35 of ice time in Riga's 5-2 loss to Novgorod. Ex-Oilers farmhand Charles Linglet had a pair of goals for Novgorod in the win.

1/5/11
Kazan 2 @ Novokuznetsk 1
Dmitri Kazionov, Kazan, 0-1-1, +1, 0 PIM, 2 SOG
Season totals: 32 GP, 2-5-7, +4, 22 PIM

Dmitri Kazionov assisted on Jarkko Immonen's game opening goal in Kazan's 2-1 win over Novokuznetsk. Ex-NHLer Alexei Morozov had Kazan's other goal.

Elitserien Game Day: 1/2/11

In yesterday's Elitserien action...

Frolunda 4 @ Sodertalje 0
Riku Helenius, Sodertalje, Loss, 21/25, 4.00 GAA, .840 sv%
Season totals: 14 GP, 2-9-0, 0 SO, 3.04 GAA, .880 sv%

Riku Helenius' season from hell continued in a 4-0 loss to Frolunda. Oscar Hedman, brother of Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman, had an assist in the match for Frolunda.

Elitserien game Day: 12/30/10

Sodertalje 3 @ HV 71 5
Riku Helenius, Sodertalje, DNP
Season totals: 13 GP, 2-10-0, 0 SO, 2.95 GAA, .884 sv%

Riku Helenius sat backup to Pontus Sjogren as Sjogren allowed 5 goals on just 13 shots in Sodertalje's 5-3 loss to HV 71. Ex-Devils draft pick Teemu Laine scored a goal in the match for HV 71.

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