KHL Game Day: 12-7-13
Chelyabinsk 0 vs. Khanty-Mansiysk 2
Nikita Gusev, Khanty-Mansiysk, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 2 SOG
Season totals: 26 GP, 2-2-4, -6, 8 PIM
Ex-Blackhawks first rounder Mikhail Yakubov had a helper in Yugra's 2-0 win over Chelyabinsk. Lightning prospect Nikita Gusev played 6:27 in the victory.
Magnitogorsk 4 vs. Ekaterinburg 3 (SO)
Vasily Koshechkin, Magnitogorsk, SO Win, 41/44, 2.78 GAA, .932 sv%
Season totals: 32 GP, 17-8-6, 4 SO, 2.13 GAA, .931 sv%
Vasily Koshechkin stopped all 3 shooters he faced in the penalty shot session to help deliver a 4-3 Magnitogorsk win over Ekaterinburg. Ex-NHLer Tim Brent had 1 goal and 1 assist for Magnitogorsk in the victory.
Ufa 6 vs. Astana 3
Andrey Vasilevskiy, Ufa, Win, 36/39, 3.03 GAA, .923 sv%
Season totals: 19 GP, 10-6-3, 1 SO, 2.31 GAA, .923 sv%
Ex-Canucks draft pick Kirill Koltsov had a goal as Ufa doubled up Astana 6-3. Barys got a goal from former Lightning defenseman Mike Lundin and 2 assists from former Lightning forward Brandon Bochenski in defeat. Ex-NHLer Cam Barker also had a helper for Astana in their losing cause. It should be noted Barys Astana is currently the top team in the KHL's Eastern Conference, so it's a quality win for Lightning prospect Andrey Vasilveskiy.