CSKA 5 @ Dynamo Riga 4 (SO)
Martins Karsums, Dynamo Riga, 0-0-0, E, 2 PIM, 1 SOG
Season totals: 47 GP, 14-11-25, -6, 46 PIM
Ex-NHLer Slava Kozlov had a goal and the shootout winner in CSKA's 5-4 win over Riga. Former Devils and Leafs farmhand Alexander Suglobov also had 1 goal and 1 assist in the match for CSKA. Martins Karsums was scoreless with a minor penalty for slashing in 15:49 in the match.
Astana 2 @ Kazan 3 (SO)
Dmitri Kazionov, Kazan, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 0 SOG
Season totals: 39 GP, 2-5-7, +5, 26 PIM
Dmitri Kazionov had the winning goal in the shootout to propel Kazan to a 3-2 win over Astana. Kazionov played 12:03 in the match, and was Kazan's fourth shooter. Ex-Norfolk Admirals great Brandon Bochenski had 19th goal of the season in the loss for Astana.
Cherepovets 3 @ Chelyabinsk 6
Vasily Koshechkin, Cherepovets, Loss, 10/14, 7.66 GAA, .714 sv%
Season totals: 29 GP, 15-14-0, 2 SO, 3.03 GAA, .905 sv%
Former Lightning forward Dimitry Afanasenkov straffed Cherepovets for 1 goal and 1 assist in support of Chelyabinsk's 6-3 win over Vasily Koshechkin and Cherepovets. Koshechkin was pulled in the second period after allowing young forward Anton Burdasov to score, which put Cherepovets down 4-1 at that time in the game. Afanasenkov's goal was his 6th of the season.
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.
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.
Omsk 4 @ Kazan 3 (OT)
Dmitri Kazionov, Kazan, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 1 SOG
Season totals: 38 GP, 2-5-7, +5, 26 PIM
Ex-Lightning netminder Karri Ramo made 19 saves in Omsk's 4-3 overtime win against Kazan. Lightning overage prospect Dmitri Kazionov was scoreless in 15:30 in the match for Kazan. Former Lightning first rounder Nikita Alexeev had a helper for Ak Bars and now has 1 goal and 6 points in 25 games this season.
Cherepovets 4 @ Magnitogorsk 3 (OT)
Vasily Koshechkin, Cherepovets, Win, 28/31, 2.99 GAA, .903 sv%
Season totals: 28 GP, 15-13-0, 2 SO, 2.94 GAA, .909 sv%
Ex-Penguins draft pick Ondrej Nemec scored a power play goal 18 seconds into overtime to lift Cherepovets to a 4-3 win over Magnitogorsk. Nemec also had an assist in the match for Cherepovets. Ex-Coyote and Ranger Enver Lisin had a goal in the loss for Magnitogorsk.
Dynamo Minsk 1 @ Dynamo Riga 3
Martins Karsums, Dynamo Riga, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 0 SOG
Season totals: 45 GP, 13-11-24, -6, 44 PIM
Mikelis Redlihs had a pair of goals in Riga's 3-1 win over Minsk. Martins Karsums was scoreless in 19:14 in the match.