European Game Day: 12-11-11

KHL (Russia):
Cherepovets 4 @ Novgorod 1
Vasily Koshechkin, Cherepovets, DNP
Season totals: 20 GP, 9-8-0, 1 SO, 2.76 GAA, .914 sv%

Vasily Koshechkin sat backup in Cherepovets' 4-1 win over Novgorod. Ex-Bruins prospect Mikko Lehtonen had 1 goal and 1 assist in the victory. Cherepovets is now off until 12/21, when the play Omsk, for the Channel One Cup break.

Elitserien (Sweden):
Lulea 3 @ Frolunda 2
Johan Harju, Lulea, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 2 SOG
Season totals: 31 GP, 10-6-16, +6, 10 PIM

Lulea held off a furious 2 goal third period rally by Frolunda to win 3-2. They're off now until the day after Christmas, 12/26, when they will face MODO.