News August 2011

29 augustBC Khimki played first game in Slovenia

Within the bounds of preseason preparations in Slovenia our team played the first training game with the local team Helios. Our team scored a victory.

28 augustFour BC Khimki players got to Russian National squad

Today Russian National team head coach David Blatt has announced the final list of players who will play for our country at EuroBasket. There are four Khimkians among twelve players: Sergey Monya, Vitaly Fridzon, Timofey Mozgov and Dmitry Khvostov. Tomorrow Egor Vyaltsev will join his teammates at the preseason preparations in Slovenia.

26 augustVTB United League schedule was approved

The Directorate of VTB United League has confirmed a championship-2011/12 calendar. The regular season of VTB United League will begin on September 29, 2011 and end on March 18, 2012. The winners of two groups will go directly to the «Final four», and the remaining two tickets to a decisive round will be played in the playoffs. The teams, which will take 3-rd and 4-th places in groups, will meet in 1/8 final, after that two winners will play in 1/4 final with the teams, which will take the 2nd place. Playoff will be held for two victories. «Final four» matches are planned for May, 2-3rd.

26 augustHappy birthday, mr. Pernikov!

All the BC Khimki's officials whole-heartedly congratulate a Moscow Region sports committee president SERGEY PERNIKOV on his Birthday! We wish Sergey Nikolaevich all the best, good luck, strong health and further professional achievements! Thank you for everything, mr. Pernikov, for the work you do day by day for the development of sports and basketball in Moscow Region!

26 augustHappy birthday, doctor!

All the players, coaching staff and club's officials whole-heartedly congratulate a BC Khimki doctor ROMAN ABJELILOV on his Birthday! We wish Roman good luck, strong health and further professional achievements with our club!

25 augustKhimkians went to Slovenia

Today, our team has spent a morning training in Basketball Center, and after lunch went to the second preseason preparations — to Slovenia. Russian national team players Vitaly Fridzon and Sergey Monya came to meet their teammates.

23 augustHappy birthday, mr. Tabachnikov!

All the players, coaching staff and club's officials whole-heartedly congratulate a permanent BC Khimki masseur PAVEL TABACHNIKOV on his Birthday! We wish Pavel good luck, strong health and further professional achievements with our club!

3 augustBC Khimki newcomers chose playing numbers

BC Khimki newcomers chose their playing numbers for the upcoming 2011/2012 season. Alexey Zhukanenko — № 21, Egor Vyaltsev — № 9, Dmitry Khvostov — № 13, Chris Quinn — № 11, Matthew Nielsen — № 44. Timofey Mozgov decided to take his previous number — 25. As for Sergey Monya he changed № 21 to № 12.

1 augustMatthew Nielsen is the last BC Khimki newcomer

An experienced Australian forward Matthew Nielsen is to be the last BC Khimki offseason 2011-2012 rookie. The contract with the player is signed for 2 years.

1 augustHappy birthday, mr. Bychkov!

All the players, coaching staff and club's officials whole-heartedly congratulate BC Khimki General Manager, EYBL vice-president, PBL Council co-chairman VICTOR BYCHKOV on his Birthday! We wish Victor Alexeevich good luck, strong health, further professional achievements and new brilliant victories with our club!