Vasily Koshechkin allowed 5 goals on 32 shots in Togliatti's 5-4 overtime loss to Yaroslavl.
Dimitry Kazionov was scoreless with 3 shots on goal in 12:29 in Kazan's 1-0 overtime win over KHK MVD.
Johan Harju was -2 with 2 shots on goal in Dynamo Moscow's 5-4 win over Astana. Harju's teammate Linus Omark got his first point in the KHL assisting on the game winning goal. Harju was 64% on draws in the match.
Karri Ramo allowed 4 goals on 28 shots in Omsk's 5-4 win over Dynamo Riga.
Tomorrow Denis Kazionov and Ekaterinburg square off with St. Petersburg.
Denis Kazionov was scoreless with 2 shots on goal in 14:17 as Ekaterinburg fell to Cherepovets 4-1.
Tomorrow will be a heavy slate for the Lightning's Russian prospects. Vasily Koshechkin and Togliatti take on Yaroslavl. Dimitri Kazionov and Kazan face KHK MVD. Johan Harju and Dynamo Moscow will face Astana. And, finally, Karri Ramo and Omsk will face Dynamo Riga.
Josef Stumpel scored a goal with just nine seconds remaining in overtime to spoil Karri Ramo's Russian debut as Omsk fell to Astana 1-0. Ramo stopped 17 of 18 shots in the match.
Vasily Koshechkin stopped 33 of 36 shots as Togliatti defeated KHK MVD.
Dimitry Kazionov was -2 in 12:20 of ice time as Kazan fell to Spartak Moscow 4-1.
In other news, prospect Denis Kazionov has moved from Khabarovsk to Ekaterinburg. He was -1 in his debut with the club yesterday in the team's 3-1 loss to Magnitogorsk. He played 12:14 in the match. The younger Kazionov and Ekaterinburg will face off with Cherepovets tomorrow.
Johan Harju was scoreless in 15:55 of ice time as Dynamo Moscow fell to CSKA 3-2 in overtime in Harju's Russian debut. Harju, who was versatile in his time in the Swedish Elitserien, played center today and was 53% on draws.
Linus Omark was also scoreless in the match for Dynamo. Among Harju's other Dynamo teammates are former Lightning properties Dimitry Afanasenkov and Vadim Epanchintsev. Afanasenkov had a goal in the match.
Dimitry Kazionov was scoreless in 11:30 of ice time as Kazan defeated Yaroslavl 3-2 in overtime in the opening match of the KHL season.
Tomorrow, Johan Harju will make his KHL debut as Dynamo Moscow squares off with CSKA.
Some of the skater prospects start to pick it up in the KHL...
Other than a Koshechkin shutout, not much to see here. Full stats at the end of the post.
Vasily Koshechkin continues to play well for Togliatti...
Vasily Koshechkin continues to play well.
Vasily Koshechkin kicks off the update right with a 32 save shutout in a 1-0 Togliatti win over Riga.