Andreas Holmqvist was scoreless as Froluna was smoked 6-2 by Linkopings.
Johan Harju was scoreless in Lulea's 4-3 win over Sodertalje. Former Lightning player Martin Cibak had a goal in the match for SSK.
Albert Vishnyakov did not play in Spartak's 5-4 OT win over Khimik.
Crank up the speculation. Robert Esche made his debut for Ak Bars Kazan shutting out Tver 3-0. Dimitri Kazionov had an assist in the match for Kazan. Where does this leave Vasily Koshechkin? Stay tuned.
Alexei Glukhov was scoreless in Cherepovets' 3-1 loss to Novgorod.
Friday night's highlights:
Sloppy game, but the Lightning still issued a beat down.
Johan Holmqvist was outstanding stopping 28 of 30 shots faced for the win.
Tampa Bay 1:31, Vincent Lecavalier 13 (power play) (Martin St. Louis, Brad Richards)
Washington 12:46, Brooks Laich 3 (Shaone Morrisonn, Boyd Gordon)
Washington 13:30, Alexander Ovechkin 13 (Chris Clark, Nicklas Backstrom)
Tampa Bay 15:19, Jan Hlavac 3 (unassisted)
Tampa Bay 10:22, Brad Richards 7 (power play) (Vincent Lecavalier)
Tampa Bay 19:32, Paul Ranger 4 (Martin St. Louis)
Tampa Bay 19:36, Martin St. Louis 7 (empty net) (Brad Richards, Vincent Lecavalier)
Exciting comeback, but the Ads could've really used the W.
Jonathan Boutin stopped 30 of 34 shots faced in regulation and overtime before losing the shootout session 2-1 on six shooters faced.
SPR Spurgeon, (1) (Kemp, Berry), 3:10
NOR Darche, (1) (Campbell, Lampman), 19:34
SPR Thoresen, (6) (Spurgeon), 5:08 (SH)
SPR Trukhno, (3) (Spurgeon, Pouliot), 9:29 (PP)
NOR Lampman, (3) (Darche), 15:37
SPR Thoresen, (7) , 17:08 (SH)
NOR Wanvig, (7) (Schneider, Darche), 17:56 (PP)
NOR Wanvig, (8) (MacDonald, Darche), 16:25 (PP)
SPR- Thoreson, Thoreson