Lake Erie falls to Grand Rapids 5-3. The Monsters lost all four games on their recent road trip. The Monsters held the Griffins to 16 shots, but starter John Grahame allowed four goals. He has lost five of his 10 starts in regulation.
Monsters goals came from Mark Olver (10), David Van der Gulik (2), and Ryan Stoa (10). Patrick Rissmiller contributed with two assists. The loss drops Lake Erie a game under 0.500 and to last place of the North Division.
CSKA upends Barys 3-1. Denis Parshin assisted on the second goal scored by CSKA. He failed to record a shot on goal in 17:10 of ice time.
World Junior Championship
Canada doubles up Russia 6-3. The Canadians out shot the Russians 42-27. Tyson Barrie skated as the seventh defenseman for the Canadians and spent some time on their second power play unit. He finished plus one for the game. Canada will face the Czech Republic on Tuesday.