News March 2009

29 marchEYBL-93: “Khimki” won bronze medals

In Basketball Center of Moscow Region was held the 3 stage of tournament among boys born 1993 of European Youth Basketball League. S. Marciulionis BA from Lithuania won the tournament, BC Moscow placed second and BC Khimki won bronze medals.

27 marchKelly McCarty became the member of All-Eurocup team

Euroleague Basketball is proud to announce the members of the All-Eurocup teams for the 2008-09 season. The first team members are: Chuck Eidson of Lietuvos Rytas, Kelly McCarty of Khimki, Bostjan Nachbar of Dynamo, Marko Banic of Bilbao and Todor Gecevski of Zadar

24 marchMaster-class from BC Khimki

BC Khimki continued to organize the master-classes for children in school. Next was the school №21 in Khimki region. Sergio Scariolo, Vitaly Fridzon, Teemu Rannikko, Milt Palacio became the “teachers”.

22 marchPost flight analysis: Milt Palacio

It is not very easy to choose the hero of match like BC Khimki – Dynamo. All Moscow Region players deserved this victory. And Milt Palacio made a major contribution to this success. He scored 15 points, 11 assists, 6 rebounds and 2 steals.

22 marchDUBL: BC Khimki reached the final!

In basketball center of Moscow Region the semifinals of Russian Youth Basketball League (DUBL) was held. By the results of this stage the team “Khimki”, headed by Vladimir Pisarev and Sergey Minashkin reached the final stage. In semifinals they won 4 games and lost 1.

19 marchKelly McCarty – best player of February

The BC Khimki forward Kelly McCarty was named the best player of February by the version of oldest sportsdaily “Sovietsky sport”. We congratulate our captain on this title and wish him to continue to gladden fan’s hearts by good performance.

4 marchPost flight analysis: Kelly McCarty

The BC Khimki captain showed in match against “Maroussi” the brilliant basketball. He became the top scorer, he scored 31 points and his performance index raiting was 35. The Maroussi head coach spoke favorably of Kelly and admitted that nobody from his team could stop the BC Khimki captain.

4 marchEurocup. Week 5 MVP's: Kelly McCarty and Khalid El-Amin

For the second consecutive week, two players share co-MVP honors in the Last 16, and one of them is a repeat performer in that role. Kelly McCarty of BC Khimki Moscow region had already been co-MVP with teammate Timofey Mozgov last week. This time, McCarty is joined by Khalid El-Amin of BC Azovmash Mariupol, with performance index ratings of 35 each. On Tuesday, McCarty led Khimki to a 94-69 home win against Maroussi Costa Coffee that sent his team to the Final Eight. He scored 31 points by making 9 of 10 two-point shots, 3 of 5 triples and 4 of 4 free throws. He added 2 rebounds, a block and 4 fouls drawn.