BC Khimki is entering its twentieth anniversary season and taking part in two tournaments: 7 Days EuroCup and VTB United League. The team is coached by prominent Montenegrin specialist Dusko Ivanovic.
The Moscow Region team has famous players in the roster: best Russian players in Sergey Monya, Alexey Shved, Egor Vyaltsev, Ruslan Pateev, Stanislav Ilnitskiy, Vyacheslav Zaytsev and Valery Likhodey. In the offseason BC Khimki was joined by experienced foreigners in Robbie Hummel, Markel Brown, Nobel Boungou-Colo, E.J. Rowland, Jacob Pullen and 2012 NBA Slam Dunk Contest champion Jeremy Evans. Montenegrin center Marko Todorovic returned from a half-season loan to Bilbao Basket (Spain).