Gusev, Nikita

KHL Game Day: 10-26-13

Astana 1 vs. Magnitogorsk 2
Vasily Koshechkin, Magnitogorsk, Win, 25/26, 1.00 GAA, .962 sv%
Season totals: 18 GP, 10-5-2, 2 SO, 2.23 GAA, .928 sv%

Vasily Koshechkin and Magnitogorsk overcame a goal by former Lightning forward Brandon Bochenski to defeat Astana 2-1. Magnitogorsk got just a helper from Danis Zaripov in the win.

Khanty-Mansisyk 3 vs. Nizhnekamsk 6
Nikita Gusev, Khanty-Mansiysk, DNP
Season totals: 17 GP, 2-2-4, -4, 2 PIM

Nikita Gusev did not dress as Yugra was shellacked 6-3 by Nizhnekamsk. Nizhnekamsk got a goal from captain, and former Lightning forward, Martin Cibak.

Ekaterinburg 7 vs. Ufa 4
Andrey Vasilevskiy, Ufa, Loss, 31/37, 6.04 GAA, .838 sv%
Season totals: 11 GP, 7-3-1, 0 SO, 2.43 GAA, .916 sv%

Oof. Ekaterinburg got to Andrey Vasilevskiy 6 times en route to a 7-4 pasting of Ufa. I know it's hard to believe, but former Lightning prospect Andre Deveaux was scoreless for Ekaterinburg in the blood bath.

Cherepovets 2 vs. Bratislava 0
Jaroslav Janus, Bratislava, DNP
Season totals: 10 GP, 4-6-0, 0 SO, 3.20 GAA, .871 sv%

Jaroslav Janus sat backup as Bratislava was blanked 2-0 by Cherepovets.

KHL Game Day: 10-23-13

Novosibirsk 7 vs. Khanty-Mansiysk 2
Nikita Gusev, Khanty-Mansiysk, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 1 SOG
Season totals: 17 GP, 2-2-4, -4, 2 PIM

With copious amounts of garbage time available, Nikita Gusev got 12:49 of ice time as Yugra got blown out by Novosibirsk 7-2. The Novosibirsk feeding frenzy included 2 goals and 2 assists by ex-Blues draft pick Jori Lehtera and a helper by former Lightning defenseman Kristian Kudroc.

KHL Game Day: 10-21-13

Novokuznetsk 2 vs. Khanty-Mansiysk 1
Nikita Gusev, Khanty-Mansisysk, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 0 SOG
Season totals: 16 GP, 2-2-4, -4, 2 PIM

Nikita Gusev played just 5:00 (6 shifts) as Yugra fell 2-1 to Novokuznetsk.

Bratislava 2 vs. CSKA 3
Jaroslav Janus, Bratislava, Loss, 16/19, 3.05 GAA, .842 sv%
Season totals: 10 GP, 4-6-0, 0 SO, 3.20 GAA, .871 sv%

Ilari Filppula (brother of) scored the game winning goal in CSKA's 3-2 win over Bratislava. CSKA captain Alexei Morozov chipped in a helper in the win.

KHL Game Day: 10-19-13

Khabarovsk 4 vs. Khanty-Mansisysk 2
Nikita Gusev. Khanty Mansisysk, 0-0-0. -1, 0 PIM, 0 SOG
Season totals: 15 GP, 2-2-4, -4, 2 PIM

Nikita Gusev played just 1:54, 2 shifts, in Yugra's 4-2 loss to Khabarovsk. It's becoming clear Gusev is on the outs with his club after playing very sparingly over the past few games. Ex-NHLer Timofei Shishkanov led the way for Khabarovsk with a pair of goals.

KHL Game Day: 10-17-13

Vladivostok 2 vs. Khanty-Mansiysk 3
Nikita Gusev, Khanty-Mansiysk, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 1 SOG
Season totals: 14 GP, 2-2-4, -3, 2 PIM

Nikita Gusev got a near non-existant 1:44 of ice time in Yugra's 3-2 win over expansion Vladivostok. Ex-Predators draft pick Jonas Andersson had 2 goals to lead the way for Yugra.

Bratislava 3 vs. Dinamo Riga 4
Jaroslav Janus, Bratislava, Loss, 20/24, 4.04 GAA, .833 sv%
Season totals: 9 GP, 4-5-0, 0 SO, 3.22 GAA, .874 sv%

I know somebody who wishes his KHL team had let him out of his contract to go back to North America. Hard times continue for Bratislava and Jaroslav Janus as they fell 4-3 to Dinamo Riga. Ex-Norfolk Admiral and Lightning property Kyle Wilson had 1 goal and 3 assists in the win for Riga, while ex-Lightning forward Paul Szczechura assisted on the Third Period game winner. In other words, you might call it, "When Ex-Teammates Attack".

KHL Game Day: 10-14-13

Khanty-Mansiysk 1 vs. Dynamo Moscow 4
Nikita Gusev, Khanty-Mansiysk, 0-0-0, -1, 0 PIM, 1 SOG
Season totals: 13 GP, 2-2-4, -3, 2 PIM

Nikita Gusev was -1 in 11:14 of ice time in Yugra's 4-1 thumping at the hands of Dynamo Moscow. Dynamo got a helper from former Lightning forward Martins Karsums in the win.

KHL Game Day: 10-12-13

Khanty-Mansiysk 3 vs. Podolsk 1
Nikita Gusev, Khanty-Mansisysk, 0-0-0, -1, 0 PIM, 0 SOG
Season totals: 12 GP, 2-2-4, -2, 2 PIM

Nikita Gusev was -1 in just 4:02 of ice time in Yugra's 3-1 win over Podolsk. Ex-Coyotes draft pick Anton Krysanov led the way for Yugra with 1 goal and 3 points.

KHL Game Day: 10-10-13

Khanty-Mansiysk 4 vs. Novgorod 3
Nikita Gusev, Khanty-Mansiysk, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 0 SOG
Season totals: 11 GP, 2-2-4, -1, 2 PIM

Nikita Gusev played just 1 shift, 18 seconds, in Yugra's 4-3 win over Novgorod. We'll see if an injury is the culprit. Ex-Leafs draft pick Jarkko Immonen had a goal in defeat for Novgorod.

KHL Game Day: 10-8-13

Khanty-Mansiysk 3 vs. Kazan 4 (OT)
Nikita Gusev, Khanty-Mansiysk, 0-0-0, -1, 0 PIM, 0 SOG
Season totals: 10 GP, 2-2-4, -1, 2 PIM

Nikita Gusev was scoreless in 10:01 in Yugra's 4-3 overtime loss to Kazan. Ex-Lightning first rounder Alex Svitov had the overtime winner for Ak Bars.

KHL Game Day: 10-2-13

Nizhnekamsk 4 vs. Ufa 3 (OT)
Andrey Vasilevskiy, Ufa, Loss, 30/34, 3.88 GAA, .882 sv%
Season totals: 5 GP, 3-1-1, 0 SO, 2.15 GAA, .928 sv%

Despite goals from former NHLer Nikita Filatov and former Lightning draft pick Alexei Glukhov, Ufa fell 4-3 today in overtime to Nizhnekamsk. Lightning prospect Andrey Vasilevskiy, at least, still has not lost in regulation this season.

Dinamo Minsk 5 vs. Khanty-Mansiysk 3
Nikita Gusev, Khanty-Mansiysk, 0-0-0, -2, 0 PIM, 0 SOG
Season totals: 9 GP, 2-2-4, E, 2 PIM

Nikita Gusev was -2 in a sparing 7:40 of ice time in Yugra's 5-3 loss to Minsk. Ex-Lightning defenseman Lukas Krajicek had a goal in the victory for Dinamo.

Speaking of ex-Lightning defensemen, in a side note, Mike Lundin currently leads the KHL in plus-minus at +14. He currently plays for Barys Astana, which is the same club Victor Hedman played for during the NHL lockout.

Syndicate content