News July 2008

31 julyThe presentation of Milt Palacio

On Thursday In Basketball Center Khimki Moscow Region took place the presentation of BC Khimki newcomer Milt Palacio. The General Manager of BC Khimki Victor Bychkov presented him a shirt with number 11 and then both asked the questions of journalists.

29 julyThree BC Khimki players will participate in Olympic Games

The coach’s staff of Russian National team declared the roster, which will challenge for the victory in Olympic Games. Among 13 players there is the BC Khimki guard Vitaly Fridzon. Besides him, Carlos Delfino will defend the champion’s title with Argentina and Jorge Garbajosa will play for Spain.

24 julyJorge Garbajosa became the BC Khimki player

BC Khimki became the author of one more selection success. Right after Carlos Delfino, BC Khimki signed a contract with one of the best “big” player of Europe – Spaniard Jorge Garbajosa.

22 julyClay Tucker will stay in BC Khimki

Recently on some web-sites appeared the information that the guard Clay Tucker can leave from BC Khimki. The General Director of BC Khimki Victor Bychkov commented this rumor:

21 julyCarlos Delfino — №10

Monday afternoon in the office of agency “You first” in Madrid took place the press-conference, concerning the signature of contract between the Olympic Champion Argentinean player Carlos Delfino and BC Khimki.

21 julyHappy birthday!

Today is the 24th birthday of BC Khimki forward, the best player of Belarus last 6 years Vladimir Veremeenko! Players, coaches and managers congratulate the player on the matter and wish him all the best, big wins, health and happiness.

19 julyHappy birthday!

Today is the birthday of BC Khimki reserves trainer – the titled coach, who opened such basketball stars as Valery Tikhonenko, Yuri Joukanenko, Alexander Petrenko, Oleg Meleschenko and others — Oleg Kim! The BC Khimki management, players and coaches congratulate him on his birthday. We wish the coach happiness, health and success.

18 julyCarlos Delfino became the BC Khimki player

BC Khimki signed a 3-years contract with Olympic Champion, the guard of National team of Argentina Carlos Delfino. The signature of this contract has become one of the most important operation in Europe.

18 julyOleg Meleschenko will assist Kestutis Kemzura

The well-known former guard Oleg Meleschenko returned to the BC Khimki coach’s staff. Last season he started as a head coach of “Lokomotiv” Rostov and then he became a scout of BC Khimki. Next season he will be an assistant of head coach Kestutis Kemzura.

17 julyAleksey Vadeev: We are waiting for championship’s start

Next Friday National team of Russia U18, the silver medalist of 2nd International Alexander Petrenko Pro Memoria tournament will play its first match on European Championship in Greece against Ukraine. The head coach of our team Aleksey Vadeev told us about the past tournament and future plans.