European Game Day: 12-8-11

KHL (Russia):
Novgorod 3 @ Cherepovets 2
Vasily Koshechkin, Cherepovets, DNP
Season totals: 20 GP, 9-8-0, 1 SO, 2.76 GAA, .914 sv%

Vasily Koshechkin again sat backup in Cherepovets' 3-2 loss to Novgorod. The two teams will rematch on Sunday.

Elitserien (Sweden):
Lulea 4 @ Vaxjo 2
Johan Harju, Lulea, 1-0-1, +1, 2 PIM, 3 SOG
Season totals: 29 GP, 10-5-15, +5, 10 PIM

Johan Harju had an empty net goal and a minor for hooking in Lulea's 4-2 win over Vaxjo. The goal moves Harju into the top-10 in the league in scoring. He is tied with 3 others, including former Edmonton prospect Rob Schremp, for 8th, 4 back of the league leader. Lulea faces AIK next on Sunday.