Russian Super League: Tour 28 box scores, prospect recaps and lineups

By Eugene Belashchenko

Tour Highlights: New York Islanders prospect Evgeni Tunik scored his first Super League goal, as did Chicago Blackhawks prospect Alexander Golovin. Philadelphia Flyers prospect Alexander Drozdetsky continues to be an offensive force for Ak Bars Kazan, leading the club to another victory with two goals. Tampa’s goaltending prospect Vasily Koshechkin filled in nicely for Labbe half way through the match, allowing just one goal over two and a half periods.

CSKA Moscow vs. SKA St. Petersburg – 1:6 (0:1, 0:3, 1:2).
Goals:
0:1 Tunik 1(Yudin, 16.49), 0:2 Wott 5 (Tsvetkov,
Boltunov, 27.39), 0:3 Mikhailov 3 (Sirtsov, 30.18), 0:4 Shurupov 3 (Bashkatov,
33.07, pp.), 1:4 Namestnikov 1 (Razin, Mozyakin, 51.24, pp.),
1:5 Zelepukin 8 (Bashkatov, Shurupov, 53.26, pp.), 1:6 Mikhailov 4 (Boichenko,
59.55, pp.).
Goalies: Mikhailovsky (Borisov – 33:07) – Bashkatov
Penalties: 8-12
Three Stars: Mikhailov, Lashak, Bashkatov.
CSKA: 2nd defensive pairing: Vadim Khomitski (Dallas Stars);
3rd defensive pairing: Andrei Mukhachev (Nashville Predators); 4th defensive pairing:
Dmitri Kosmachev (Columbus Blue Jackets); 1st line: LW-Andrei Razin (Philadelphia
Flyers); C-Dmitri Upper (New York Islanders); RW-Sergei Mozyakin (Columbus Blue
Jackets); 2nd line: LW-Dmitri Subbotin (Columbus Blue Jackets); 3rd line: C-Vladimir
Gorbunov (NY Islanders); LW- Sergei Soin (Nashville Predators); 4th line: RW-Nikolai
Zherdev (Columbus Blue Jackets); C- Dubinin (2004 NHL Entry Draft);
SKA: 3rd line: RW-Evgeniy Tunik (NY Islanders).

Prospect Notes: Yevgeniy Tunik scored his first goal of the
season by collecting Yudin’s rebound and putting it under the crossbar.


Amur vs. Severstal Cherpovets – 2:6 (0:2, 1:4, 1:0)
Goals: Khlubna – 3 (Trubachev), 9:10 (0:1). Gogolev- 7 (Kuznetsov,
Kalyuzhni), 11:11 (0:2). Gogolev- 8 (Kalyuzhni, Kuznetsov), 20:31 (0:3 – pp.).
Gorovikov- 4 (Antonenko, Sapozhnikov), 25:08 (0:4). V. Yachmenev- 4 (Pokotilo,
Krivokrasov), 27:32 (1:4). Petrunin- 2 (Shefer, Gorovikov), 33:08 (1:5). Trubachev-
5 (Shefer), 38:24 (1:6 – sh.). Krivokrasov- 12 (V. Yachmenev), 59:40 (2:6).

Goalies: Westlund (Philimonov -20:31)-Chistov
Penalties: 8-12
Shots: 21-26
Three Stars: Gogolev, Chistov, Trubachev
Prospects in the lineup:
Amur: 4th line: LW-Denis Yachmenev (Florida Panthers).
Severstal:
1st defensive pairing: Yevgeniy Petrochinin (Columbus Blue
Jackets); 3rd line defensive pairing: Andrei Shefer (Los Angeles Kings); Extra
defenseman: Sergei Gimayev (Ottawa Senators); 2nd line: C-Yuri Trubachev (Calgary
Flames); LW-Yuri Dobrishkin (Atlanta Thrashers); 3rd line: LW-Maxim Rybin (Anaheim
Mighty Ducks);


Avangard Omsk – Torpedo Nizhni Novgorod – 3:1 (2:0, 1:1, 0:0)
Goals:
Antipin – 2 (Popov, Baranov), 5:35 (1:0). Golovin – 1 (Tverdovsky),
8:10 (2:0 – ???.). Prokopiev – 9 (Zatonsky, Sushinsky), 21:18 (3:0). Shafranov-
11 (Zib, Ovchinikov), 21:35 (3:1).
Goalies: Sokolov-Fadeev
Penalties: 8-16
Shots
: 24-17
Three Stars: Prokopiev, Tverdovsky, Patera
Prospects in the lineup:
Avangard:
2nd defensive pairing: Oleg Orekhovsky (Minnesota Wild);
2nd line: Alexander Golovin (Chicago Blackhawks); 3rd line: Konstantin Baranov
(Philadelphia Flyers); 4th line: LW-Sergei Topol (Vancouver Canucks);
Torpedo: 3rd defensive pairing: Mikhail Tulyapkin (Minnesota
Wild)


Ak Bars Kazan vs. Salavat Yulayev Ufa – 5:2 (2:1, 1:0, 2:1)
Goals:
Epanchintsev – 4 (Tsyplakov, Benda), 5:27 (1:0 – pp.). Epanchintsev
– 5 (Cherbaev, Tsyplakov), 7:32 (2:0). Filatov – 1 (Deev), 15:20 (2:1). Drozdetsky
9, 38:53 (3:1 – ps). Cherbayev- 9 (Tsyplakov, Bykov), 49:01 (4:1). Shinkar-
2 (Khlystov, Varitsky), 51:40 (4:2). Drozdetsky– 10 (Balmin,
Nurtdinov), 52:21 (5:2).
Goalies
: Tortunov-Simchuk
Penalties: 6-6
Shots: 27-13
Three Stars: Epanchintsev, Drozdetsky, Cherbayev
Prospects in the lineup:
Ak Bars:
1st defensive pairing: Denis Denisov (Buffalo Sabres); 2nd
defensive pairing Dmitri Bykov (Detroit Red Wings); 4th defensive pairing:Konstantin
Korneev (Montreal Canadiens); 2nd line: LW-Alexander Drozdetsky (Philadelphia
Flyers);3rd line: LW-Denis Loginov (Atlanta Thrashers); RW-Denis Platonov (Nashville
Predators); 4th line: C-Evgeni Federov (Los Angeles Kings).
Salavat Yulayev: 1st line: Igor Volkov (New York Islanders);
3rd line: RW-Alexander Shinkar (Toronto Maple Leafs);


Sibir Novosibirsk vs. Dynamo Moscow – 1:2 OT (1:0, 0:0, 0:1, 0:1)
Goals:
Kovtun- 1 (Volkov), 1:18 (1:0). Chupin- 8 (Ovechkin,
Kuvaldin), 41:47 (1:1). Vorobiev- 6 (Chupin, Shakhraichuk), 64:59 (1:2 – pp.).
Goalies: Fomichev-Eremeyev
Penalties: 10-16
Shots: 30-39
Three Stars: Fomichev, Chupin, Ovechkin
Prospects in the lineup:
Sibir: 2nd line: LW-Alexei Mikhnov (Edmonton Oilers); 3rd line:
RW-Yegor Shastin (Calgary Flames);
Dynamo: 2nd defensive pairing: Ilya Nikulin (Atlanta Thrashers);
3rd defensive pairing: Igor Schadilov (Washington Capitals); 4th defensive pairing:
Mikhail Lyubushin (Los Angeles Kings); 1st line Alexander Ovechkin (2004 NHL
Entry Draft); 2nd line: LW-Ruslan Zainullin (Calgary Flames); 3rd line: RW-Alexei
Tereschenko (Dallas Stars); LW-Igor Mirnov (Ottawa Senators.

 


Neftkhimik Nizhnekamsk vs. Lada Togliatti – 4:2 (1:0, 2:2, 1:0)
Goals:
Metlyuk – 5, 7:33 (1:0 – pp.). Skugarev – 11 (Belkin), 21:46
(1:1). S. Sevostyanov- 6 (Balandin), 23:53 (1:2). Kmyl- 2 (Smirnov), 27:33 (2:2).
Tsarev- 6 (Smirnov), 29:51 (3:2). Galanov- 1 (Khmyl, Konkov), 52:04 (4:2 – pp.).
Goalies: Mukhometov – Labbe (Koshechkin
– 29:51)
Penalties: 6-10
Three Stars: Mukhometov, Khmyl, Skugarev
Prospects in the lineup:
Neftkhimik:
None
Lada: 1st defensive pairing: Alexander Seluyanov (Detroit Red
Wings); 4th defensive pairing: Vladimir Malenkikh (Pittsburgh Penguins); 2nd
line: LW-Alexander Buturlin (Montreal Canadiens); RW-Dmitri Kazionov (Tampa
Bay Lightning);


Khimik Vosskresensk vs. Lokomotiv Yaroslavl – 2:1 (0:1, 1:0, 1:0)
Goals:
Kovalenko – 12 (Rudenko), 18:04 (0:1). Levinsky
1 (Nikolayev, Erkovich), 26:39 (1:1). Shamolin- 2, 59:54 (2:1).
Penalties: 10-10
Shots: 25-26
Three Stars: Skudra, Shamolin, Kovalenko
Prospects in the lineup:

Khimik: 2nd defensive pairing: Andrei Ershov (Chicago Blackhawks);
1st line: RW-Ilya Krikunov (Vancouver Canucks); 3rd line: C-Dmitri Levinsky
(Chicago Blackhawks); LW – Alexei Gloukhov (Tampa Bay L
ightning);
Lokomotiv: 1st defensive pairing: Alexander Ryazantsev (Washington
Capitals); 2nd defensive pairing: Sergei Zhukov (Boston Bruins); 3rd defensive
pairing: Guskov (Columbus Blue Jackets); 4th defensive pairing: Denis Grot (Vancouver
Canucks); 1st line: RW-Konstantin Rudenko (Philadelphia Flyers); 2nd line: LW-Vladimir
Antipov (Toronto Maple Leafs); RW-Anton But (Tampa Bay Lightning); 3rd line:
Konstantin Glazachev (Nashville Predators); RW-Ivan Tkachenko (Columbus Blue
Jackets). 4th line: C-Ivan Nepriayev (Washington Capitals);

Written by: Ronald Pitts and Eugene Belashchenko