News April 2012

25 aprilDates of the games with BC Triumph

In Beko PBL semifinals BC Khimki will face BC Triumph Lyubertsy. The two-wins series will take start in Khimki on Thursday, May 3. Second game will be held on Saturday, May 5 in Lyubertsy. And the last (if demanded) meeting will take place at the pitch of Basketball Ceneter of Moscow Region, Khimki, on Monday, May 7.

23 aprilBC Khimki extended contract with Kurtinaitis

BC Khimki signed a new two-year contract with head coach Rimas Kurtinaitis. We remind that the period of validity of his current contract expires at the end of this season.

16 aprilZoran Planinic was named Eurocup Finals 2012 MVP

BC Khimki guard Zoran Planinic was named Eurocup Finals MVP after amassing 19 points and 4 assists in 24 minutes for Khimki, which also secured a return ticket to the Turkish Airlines Euroleague for the 2012-13 season.

15 aprilEurocup. 3rd place game. Lietuvos Rytas vs Spartak SPb

In a third-place game Lietuvos Rytas was stronger that Spartak SPb — 71-62 (24-10, 16-20, 15-14, 16-18) and became Eurocup 2012 bronze medalist.

15 aprilBC Khimki vs Valencia Basket: pre-game comments

The Final Eurocup 2012 game between BC Khimki Moscow Region and Valencia Basket, Spain will be held at the pitch of Basketball Center of Moscow Region on Sunday, April 15 at 18.30 msk. Head coaches and players share their opinion before the game.

15 aprilHappy birthday, Sergey!

All the players, coaching staff and club's officials whole-heartedly congratulate BC Khimki forward SERGEY MONYA on Birthday! We wish Sergey good luck, strong health, further professional achievements and new brilliant victories with BC Khimki!

14 aprilEurocup. Valencia Basket vs Lietuvos Rytas

Valencia Basket has reached the Eurocup title game! Valencia became the first team to advance to the Eurocup final by downing Lietuvos Rytas — 80-70 (29-15, 13-17, 19-16, 19-22) in the first semifinal in Khimki, Russia on Saturday. Valencia kept the chance to become the first team to get a third Eurocup title after winning the competition in 2003 and 2010. Meanwhile, L. Rytas lost the chance to get to the Eurocup final for the third time in club history.

14 aprilBC Khimki vs Spartak SPb: pre-match comments

Head coaches and players of BC Khimki and BC Spartak St Petersburg speak about expectations of the game between two teams that will take place at the pitch of Basketball Center Moscow Region, Khimki on Saturday, April 14 at 18.30 msk.

13 aprilKresimir Loncar is a father!!!

Today in the morning Kresimir Loncar has become a father — his wife Hanna gave birth to a baby who was named Mia. We congratulate young parents and wish a little one all the best!!!

13 aprilEurocup finals. Semifinal 2. BC Khimki vs Spartak

The second pair of 2012 Eurocup Finals matchday 1 is Russian rivalry between BC Khimki and Spartak Saint Petersburg. We introduce these two teams.