Two of the League’s teams were in action in Europe on Wednesday, and in both games the guests triumphed over the hosts.
In Switzerland, CSKA Moscow emerged victorious from a thrilling encounter against Davos, with the Army Men eventually clinching a 5-4 win via a shootout. Bogdan Kiselevich, Nikita Zaitsev, Alexander Radulov and Roman Lyubimov scored for Dmitry Kvartalnov’s boys in regulation, while Lyubimov and Dmitry Kugryshev were on target in the post-game duels with the Davos goalie.
In the Czech Republic, HC Benatky nad Jizerou welcomed Ugra Khanty-Mansiysk for a friendly. The game ended in a comfortable 4-1 win for Pavel Yezovskikh’s team, thanks to goals from Igor Volkov, Igor Bortnikov, Nikita Gusev and Alexander Ugolnikov.