European Game Day: 2-17-12
JYP 5 @ Ilves 2
Riku Helenius, JYP, DNP
Season totals: 26 GP, 18-6-0, 6 SO, 1.49 GAA, .939 sv%
Ex-Lightning forward Eric Perrin had 1 goal and 4 points and was named the game's second star in JYP's 5-2 thumping of Ilves. Backup Joni Myllykoski got the start for JYP. JYP faces HIFK on Saturday.
Cherepovets 1 @ St. Petersburg 3
Vasily Koshechkin, Cherepovets, Loss, 38/41, 3.05 GAA, .927 sv%
Season totals: 31 GP, 15-10-1, 6 SO, 2.35 GAA, .926 sv%
Ex-NHLer Mattias Weinhandl had a goal to help lead St. Petersburg to a 3-1 win over Cherepovets. Cherepovets gets Chekhov next on Monday.