KHL Game Day: 10-16-11

KHL (Russia):
Khabarovsk 4 @ Cherepovets 3
Vasily Koshechkin, ND, 5/8, 35.76 GAA, .625 sv%
Season totals: 9 GP, 5-3-0, 0 SO, 2.58 GAA, .924 sv%

Vasily Koshechkin was lifted 5:02 into Cherepovets' 4-3 loss to Khabarovsk after allowing 3 goals on 8 shots. Backup Vadim Tarasov stopped 32/33 the rest of the way but still suffered the backdoor loss thanks to a late Cherepovets goal by ex-Bruins draft pick Mikko Lehtonen. Cherepovets draws Novokuznetsk on Tuesday.

MHL (Russia Jr.):
Stupino 3 @ CSKA Jr. 0
Nikita Kucherov, CSKA Jr., 0-0-0, -2, 2 PIM, 3 SOG
Season totals (MHL): 6 GP, 7-4-11, -4, 6 PIM
Season totals (KHL): 10 GP, 0-1-1, -1, 2 PIM

Nikita Kucherov was held to a 2 minute minor in CSKA Jr.'s 3-0 shutout loss to Stupino. Kucherov was -4 in the two game set this weekend. CSKA Jr. Plays Khabarovsk Jr. on Wednesday.