Cherepovets 2 @ Dynamo Minsk 1 (OT)
Vasily Koshechkin , Cherepovets, Win, 35/36, 0.94 GAA, .972 sv%
Season totals: 11 GP, 5-6-0, 1 SO, 2.58 GAA, .914 sv%
Is The Cat back? For the first time in about a month, Vasily Koshechkin played like Vasily Koshechkin, making 35 saves in Cherepovets' 2-1 overtime win over Dynamo Minsk. Forward Alexei Tsvetkov had the winning goal and an assist for Severstal in the match.
St. Petersburg 5 @ Dynamo Riga 3
Martins Karsums , Dynamo Riga, 0-0-0, -3, 0 PIM, 1 SOG
Season totals: 17 GP, 7-5-12, +2, 22 PIM
Ex-Ducks draft pick Tony Martensson had one goal and three assists and ex-NHLer Mattias Weinhandl had a pair of goals as St. Peterburg scorched Dynamo Riga for a 5-3 win. Martins Karsums was an ugly -3 in 17:31 in the match.