European Game Day: 1/6/11

Elitserien
HV 71 4 @ Sodertalje 1
Riku Helenius, Sodertalje, DNP
Season totals: 14 GP, 2-9-0, 0 SO, 3.04 GAA, .880 sv%

Ex-Devils draft pick Teemu Laine scored a goal for HV 71 in their 4-1 win over Sodertalje.

KHL
Yaroslavl 3 @ Dynamo Riga 1
Martins Karsums, Dynamo Riga, 0-0-0, E, 2 PIM, 1 SOG
Season totals: 38 GP, 12-9-21, -4, 42 PIM

Martins Karsums had a minor for slashing in 14:53 in Riga's 3-1 loss to Yaroslavl. Ex-NHLer Karel Rachunek had his 26th and 27th assists of the season in the match for Yaroslavl.

Cherepovets 2 @ Chekhov 7
Vasily Koshechkin, Cherepovets, Loss, 15/20, 7.50 GAA, .750 sv%
Season totals: 24 GP, 12-12-0, 2 SO, 2.98 GAA, .908 sv%

Vasily Koshechkin was chased after two periods in Cherepovets' 7-2 loss to Chekhov. Ex-NHL toughguy Chris Simon had 2 goals and 2 assists in the match for Chekhov. The forward has 13 goals so far this season.