Russia 2 @ QMJHL 0
Nikita Kucherov , Russia, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 3 SOG
Tournament toals: 1 GP, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM
Nikita Nesterov , Russia, DNP
Tournament totals: 0 GP, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM
Sergey Kostenko had a 42 save shutout to lead badly outshot Russia over the QMJHL All-Stars 2-0. Lightning prospect Nikita Kucherov was second on Russia with 3 shots on goal. Russia mustered just 12 attempts on net on losing goaltender Maxime Lagace.
Game 2 is on Wednesday, when Nikita Nesterov may make his first appearance.