News August 2009

31 augustFedor Dmitriev joined Russian National team

On Sunday BC Khimki forward Fedor Dmitriev was called to National team of Russia. He went with team to Panevezys, where today Russia will play last test match before Eurobasket against the National team of Lithuania. Eurobasket will start on 7 of September.

26 augustBC Khimki started to prepare for the new season

Khimki players resumed the training sessions. In absence of Sergio Scariolo his assistants of Oleg Meleschenko, newcomer Andrija Gavrilovic and Mikhail Soloviev head the team. In their disposal there are some players of first team: Sergey Toporov, Fedor Dmitriev, Igor Smygin, Petr Gubanov, Vyacheslav Zaytsev and a group of players from youth team.

24 augustSergey Toporov became BC Khimki player

On Monday BC Khimki leaders announced that the Russian forward Sergey Toporov joined the team. The contract was signed for one year. Last season forward spent in Moscow Region team “Triumph”.

24 augustHappy birthday, Kelly!

Today is 34th birthday of BC Khimki captain Kelly McCarty. Coaches, players, managers and fans congratulate forward on the matter and wish him health, good luck and new victories with BC Khimki.

14 augustThank you, Carlos!

Carlos Delfino left BC Khimki. The leaders of club and the Argentinian guard by mutual agreement made a decision to cancel a contract. Bc Khimki General Director Victor BYCHKOV gave a commentary.

14 augustThank you, Jorge! Hello, Paulius!

On Friday Bc Khimki announced that Spanish player Jorge Garbajosa left our team and the lithuanian forward Paulius JANKŪNAS signed a two years contract with Moscow Region club.

10 augustVTB united league. The die is cast

On Monday in President-hotel in Moscow were held a presentation and the draw of VTB united league season 2009-2010. Eight participants were divided into 2 groups. BC Khimki will play in group A with VEF (Latvia), UNICS (Russia), BC Donetsk (Ukraine).

1 augustVictor Bychkov is at his 60

All friends, colleagues, BC KHIMKI staff congratulate heartily BC KHIMKI General Director Mr. VIctor Bychkov with his 60th anniversary!
Upon this grand day we wish you kindly and sincerely our best regards! Your deep knowledge and devotion to basketball, your ability to deal with people skilfully lead only to new heights of professionalism. We wish you new successes at work, to court further this game we all love most -basketball -as well as strong health, happiness to you and to all you love!
Many congratulations have come to the club this day...