KHL Game Day: 10-7-12
Dynamo Riga 0 vs. Cherepovets 1
Vasily Koshechkin, Cherepovets, Win, SO, 29/29, 0.00 GAA, 1.000 sv%
Season totals: 13 GP, 6-6-1, 2 SO, 1.89 GAA, .937 sv%
This just in: "old man" Vasily (pictured) is still good. The 29 year old netminder turned away all 29 shots he faced to lead Severstal to a 1-0 shutout of Dynamo Riga. They'll face Donetsk next on Tuesday.
Bratislava 2 vs. Dynamo Minsk 3
Jaroslav Janus, Bratislava, Loss, 25/28, 3.03 GAA, .893 sv%
Season totals: 12 GP, 7-4-1, 2 SO, 2.04 GAA, .929 sv%
Despite a pair of goals from Miroslav Satan, Bratislava fell to Dynamo Minsk 3-2. Alexander Ovechkin had 1 goal and 1 assist in the victory for Minsk, while ex-Lightning draft pick Marek Kvapil assisted on Minsk's game winner. Bratislava will regroup and wait for Nizhnekamsk on Thursday.