European Leagues

KHL Game Day: 10-27-15

Jokerit 4 vs. Ekaterinburg 1
Saku Salminen, Jokerit, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 1 SOG
Season totals: 9 GP, 0-1-1, +1, 0 PIM

Saku Salminen was scoreless in 4:04 of ice time in Jokerit's 4-1 win over Ekaterinburg. Ex-NHLer Niklas Hagman had a goal in the match for Jokerit.

KHL Game Day: 10-26-15

Omsk 1 vs. St. Petersburg 4
Nikita Gusev, St. Petersburg, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 0 SOG
Season totals (Khanty-Mansiysk): 23 GP, 7-7-14, +6, 4 PIM
Season totals: (St. Petersburg): 2 GP, 0-2-2, E, 0 PIM
Season totals: 15 GP, 7-9-16, +6, 4 PIM

Nikita Gusev played just 6 shifts and 3:05 of ice time in SKA's 4-1 win over Omsk. Ex-NHLer Ilya Kovalchuk had a helper in the win for St. Petersburg.

Magnitogorsk 3 vs. Khabarovsk 0
Vasily Koshechkin, Magnitogorsk, DNP
Season totals: 22 GP, 8-9-4, 0 SO, 2.48 GAA, .910 sv%

Caps first rounder Ilya Samsonov stopped all 30 shots he faced for the shutout in Magnitka's 3-0 win over Khabarovsk. Ex-Blue Jackets pick Sergei Mozyakin had a goal in the win.

Liiga Game Day: 10-24-15

KalPa 4 vs. HIFK 2
Jonne Tammela, KalPa, 1-0-1, E, 0 PIM, 3 SOG
Season totals: 7 GP, 2-0-2, +2, 6 PIM

Jonne Tammela had the eventual GWG in 12:34 of ice time as KalPa bumped off HIFK 4-2. KalPa also got a pair of goals from ex-Devils pick Patrick Davis in the victory. With the win, KalPa has risen from near the bottom of the table to 8th in the 15 team league since Tammela's return from injury.

KHL Game Day: 10-24-15

Magnitogorsk 1 vs. Dinamo Riga 3
Vasily Koshechkin, Magnitogorsk, Loss, 8/10, 5.79 GAA, .800 sv%
Season totals: 22 GP, 8-9-4, 0 SO, 2.38 GAA, .910 sv%

Vasily Koshechkin was lifted early in the Second Period in Magnitka's 3-1 loss to Riga as the veteran club's season is suddenly circling the drain. Caps first rounder Ilya Samsonov stopped 12 of 13 the rest of the way in relief. Ex-Michigan Tech defenseman Steven Seigo scored a pair of goals to lead the way for Riga.

Ufa 4 vs. Jokerit 0
Saku Salminen, Jokerit, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 2 SOG
Season totals: 8 GP, 0-1-1, +1, 0 PIM

Saku Salminen was scoreless in 5:32 in Jokerit's 4-0 loss to Ufa. Ex-Bruins netminder Niklas Svedberg turned aside all 43 shots he faced for the shutout, while ex-NHLer Enver Lisin had a pair of helpers in support.

Khanty-Mansiysk 2 vs. St. Petersburg 4
Nikita Gusev, St. Petersburg, DNP
Season totals (Khanty-Mansiysk): 23 GP, 7-7-14, +6, 4 PIM
Season totals (St. Petersburg): 1 GP, 0-2-2, E, 0 PIM
Season totals: 24 GP, 7-9-16, +6, 4 PIM

Nikita Gusev did not play against his former club Yugra as they fell 4-2 to SKA St. Petersburg. St. Petersburg got a pair of goals by ex-Panther Evgeny Dadonov and a pair of helpers by ex-NHLer Ilya Kovalchuk.

KHL Game Day: 10-23-15

Khabarovsk 1 vs. Novgorod 3
Carter Ashton, Novgorod, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 0 SOG
Season totals: 17 GP, 5-0-5, E, 10 PIM

Carter Ashton was scoreless in 16:28 of ice time in Novgorod's 3-1 win over Khabarovsk. Ex-Thrashers 2nd rounder Carl Klingberg led the way for Novgorod with 1 goal and 2 points.

Liiga Game Day: 10-22-15

Lukko 0 vs. KalPa 1
Jonne Tammela, KalPa, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 3 SOG
Season totals: 6 GP, 1-0-1, +2, 6 PIM

Jonne Tammela was scoreless in 16:12 of ice time in KalPa's 1-0 win over Lukko. Ex-Stars pick Eero Kilpelainen stopped all 30 shots he faced for the shutout.

KHL Game Day: 10-22-15

Ekaterinburg 4 vs. St. Petersburg 2
Nikita Gusev, St. Petersburg, 0-2-2, E, 0 PIM, 2 SOG
Season totals (Khanty-Mansiysk): 23 GP, 7-7-14, +6, 4 PIM
Season totals: (St. Petersburg): 1 GP, 0-2-2, E, 0 PIM

Nikita Gusev assisted on a pair of power play goals in his SKA debut as they fell 4-2 to Ekateriburg. Gusev played 14:11 in the match. 36 year old veteran Alexei Simakov had 2 goals and 3 points to lead the way for Ekaterinburg.

Magnitogorsk 2 vs. Jokerit 3
Saku Salminen, Jokerit, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 2 SOG
Season totals: 7 GP, 0-1-1, +1, 0 PIM

Vasily Koshechkin, Magnitogorsk, Loss, 32/35, 3.09 GAA, .914 sv%
Season totals: 21 GP, 8-8-4, 0 SO, 2.42 GAA, .912 sv%

Saku Salminen was scoreless in 3:51 of ice time in Jokerit's 3-2 win over Magnitogorsk. Norwegian national Mathis Olimb had 1 goal and 3 points in the win for Jokerit.

KHL Game Day: 10-21-15

Vladivostok 3 vs. Novgorod 8
Carter Ashton, Novgorod, 2-0-2, +2, 0 PIM, 8 SOG
Season totals: 16 GP, 5-0-0, E, 10 PIM

Carter Ashton had a career day for his KHL career, potting 2 goals in 16:30 of ice time as Novgorod trounced Vladivostok 8-3. 20 year old undrafted centerman Danill Ilyin had 1 goal and 3 points to aid Novgorod's victory.

KHL Game Day: 10-20-15

Sochi 3 vs. Jokerit 0
Saku Salminen, Jokerit, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 4 SOG
Season totals: 6 GP, 0-1-1, +1, 0 PIM

Saku Salminen was scoreless in a season high 11:00 of ice time as Jokerit fell to Sochi 3-0. Ex-Lightning pick Denis Kazionov had a helper in the match for Sochi. Ex-Blues pick Konstantin Barulin stopped all 38 shots he faced for the shutout.

Elsewhere, the KHL announced that Yugra Khanty-Mansiysk has traded talented young forward Nikita Gusev to SKA St. Petersburg in exchange for financial considerations. Many KHL clubs have been struggling after the Russian economy took a significant hit due to the falling price of oil. According to the KHL's website, Gusev's current KHL deal expires at the end of this season.

KHL Game Day: 10-19-15

Novosibirsk 4 vs. Novgorod 1
Carter Ashton, Novgorod, DNP
Season totals: 14 GP, 3-0-3, -3, 10 PIM

Ex-Islanders pick David Ullstrom had 1 goal and 1 assist for Novosibirsk in their 4-1 win over Novgorod. Ex-Panthers farmhand Alexander Salak turned away 27 of 28 shots he faced for the win.

Zagreb 6 vs. Khanty-Mansiysk 7 (SO)
Nikita Gusev, Khanty-Mansiysk, 1-1-2, +1, 0 PIM, 2 SOG
Season totals: 23 GP, 7-7-14, +6, 4 PIM

Nikita Gusev had a goal and an assist, both at even strength, in 12:34 of ice time in Yugra's wild 7-6 Shootout win over Zagreb. Gusev failed on his only attempt of the penalty shot session. Zagreb got a goal and an assist each from ex-Lightning picks Marek Kvapil and Radek Smolenak in defeat. Yugra was paced by a hat trick by ex-Predators pick Konstantin Panov, who also potted the Shootout winner.

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