Khanty-Mansiysk 1 vs. Praha 4
Nikita Gusev, Khanty-Mansiysk, 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 1 SOG
Season totals: 22 GP, 2-2-4, -5, 8 PIM
Nikita Gusev was scoreless in just 2:39 of ice time in Yugra's 4-1 loss to Praha. The young prospect has averaged just 7:56 of ice time a game since joining Yugra earlier this season. Ex-Sabre Jiri Novotny had 2 assists for Praha in their win.
Ekaterinurg 8 vs. Bratsialava 1
Jaroslav Janus, Bratislava, Loss, 20/28, 8.00 GAA, .714 sv%
Season totals: 18 GP, 7-9-2, 2 SO, 3.00 GAA, .885 sv%
Remember how Jaroslav Janus was closing in on getting his save percentage above .900 for the year? Yeah? Well, forget about that. The young netminder and his Slovan teammates were snowmanned today in an 8-1 defeat to Ekateriburg.
Donetsk 4 vs. Ufa 2
Andrey Vasilevskiy, Ufa, DNP
Season totals: 15 GP, 7-5-3, 0 SO, 2.39 GAA, .917 sv%
Andrey Vasilevskiy again sat backup to Alexei Volkov in Ufa's 4-2 loss to Donetsk. Donetsk, which is captained by former Lightning forward Ruslan Fedotenko, got a goal from ex-Panther Evgeny Dadonov in the win.
Dinamo Minsk 3 vs. Magnitogorsk 1
Vasily Koshechkin, Magnitogorsk, Loss, 18/20, 2.05 GAA, .900 sv%
Season totals: 27 GP, 16-7-3, 4 SO, 2.02 GAA, .933 sv%
Minsk scored 3 unanswered goals to pin a rare loss on Vasily Koshechkin and Magnitogorsk. Ex-Ducks and Jackets farmhand Geoff Platt led the way with 1 goal and 1 assist for Minsk.