KHL Game Day: 2/23/11

KHL Western Conference Quarterfinals
(2)Dynamo Moscow 1 @ (7)Dynamo Riga 2 (OT)

Dynamo Riga Leads the Series 1-0
Martins Karsums, Dynamo Riga, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 3 SOG
Season totals: 52 GP, 17-15-32, -3, 46 PIM
Playoff totals: 1 GP, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM

Defenseman Oskars Cibulskis scored a power play goal 2:43 into overtime to help Riga upset Moscow 2-1 in overtime in Game One of their Western Conference Quarterfinal series. Lightning overage prospect Martins Karsums was scoreless in 13:05 in the match.

(4)Mytischi 3 @ (5)Cherepovets 2 (OT)
Mytischi Leads the Series 1-0
Vasily Koshechkin, Cherepovets, Overtime Loss, 54/57, 2.45 GAA, .947 sv%
Season totals: 32 GP, 18-14-0, 2 SO, 2.92 GAA, .906 sv%
Playoff totals: 1 GP, 0-0-1, 0 SO, 2.45 GAA, .947 sv%

Jaroslav Obsut scored a power play goal 13:22 into overtime to lead Mytischi to a 3-2 overtime win over Cherepovets in Game One of their Western Conference Quarterfinals series. Lightning overage prospect netminder Vasily Koshechkin was valiant in defeat, making 54 saves in the contest. Cherepovets was outshot 57-29 in the game.