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VHL Game Day: 9-28-14

Lipetsk 1 vs. Tyumen 2 (SO)
Nikita Gusev, Tyumen, DNP
Season totals (VHL), 0 GP, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM
Season totals (KHL), 6 GP, 2-1-3, -3, 2 PIM

Nikita Gusev did not dress for Tyumen in their 2-1 shootout win over Lipetsk. Ex-Lightning pick Albert Vishnyakov scored the only goal in the shootout session for the losing side, Lipetsk.

Juniors Game Night: 9-27-14

Western Hockey League

Saskatoon Blades 1 @ Moose Jaw Warriors 6

C Brayden Point, MJ: 3-0-3, +3, 0 PIM, *Second Star*
Season totals: 2 GP, 3-1-4, +3, 0 PIM
2013-14 totals: 72 GP, 36-55-91, -27, 53 PIM

Point registered a natural hat trick late in the game for his first goals of the year in a blowout win over visiting Saskatoon. Undrafted Canadiens camper Tanner Eberle was first star with two goals. The Warriors had lost their first three games by a combined 18-3 score.

Liiga Game Day: 9-27-14

HPK 5 vs. Tappara 2
Saku Salminen, HPK, DNP
Season totals: 2 GP, 0-0-0, -1, 2 PIM

Ex-Lightning pick Eero Somervuori had a pair of helpers in HPK's 5-2 win over Tappara. Saku Salminen again did not dress for HPK.

KHL Game Day: 9-27-14

Magnitogorsk 4 vs. Novokuznetsk 1
Vasily Koshechkin, Magnitogorsk, Win, 16/17, 1.00 GAA, .941 sv%
Season totals: 11 GP, 8-1-1, 2 SO, 1.16 GAA, .954 sv%

After a minor hiccup in his last start, Vasily Koshechkin returned to the crease to turn aside 16 shots for Magnitogorsk in their 4-1 drubbing of Novokuznetsk. Jan Kovar had 1 goal and 1 assist for Metallurg in the win.

Juniors Game Night: 9-26-14

Ontario Hockey League

Erie Otters 5 @ Windsor Spitfires 2

W Cristiano DiGiacinto, WSR: Did not play
2013-14 totals: 50 GP, 17-11-28, +8, 101 PIM

DiGiacinto, who is expected to play a first line role this year with the Spits, did not play on Friday. He tweeted earlier in the day that he’d be a healthy scratch as he was just returned to the team from Tampa Bay. Super-prospect Connor McDavid (2015) had a goal, two assists, and was first star for the visiting Otters.

Western Hockey League

Regina Pats 7 @ Moose Jaw Warriors 1

C Brayden Point, MJ: 0-1-1, E, 0 PIM
2013-14 totals: 72 GP, 36-55-91, -27, 53 PIM

Moose Jaw’s newly named captain, Brayden Point (pictured), registered an assist in his first game of the season with Moose Jaw after spending the last few weeks with the Lightning. His Warriors were blown out at home, however, 7-1. Moose Jaw has been outscored 18-3 in their three games this year. They finished 10th in the 12-team Eastern Conference last season.

Medicine Hat Tigers 4 @ Calgary Hitmen 2

D Ben Thomas, CAL: 0-0-0, E, 4 PIM
2013-14 totals: 72 GP, 7-24-31, +11, 39 PIM

Thomas made his season debut after being reassigned to the Hitmen from Tampa Bay earlier this week. He had hooking and holding minor penalties in the game. A mobile, two-way defender, the key to Thomas raising his point totals will be gaining power play time this season.

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