Press December 2015

30 decemberKhimki's One Team programme making big strides!

Whether for giving local youngsters a chance to enjoy the spotlight prior to its Turkish Airlines Euroleague Top 16 opener or for expanding the reach of its ongoing One Team programme by establishing ties with the local government, these are great times for Khimki Moscow Region and its One Team initiatives.

30 decemberKhimki edged CSKA Moscow

In a late-thriller in Moscow, Alexey Shved’s two pointer, one second before the end of the game, let Khimki beat CSKA Moscow at home (91-89) in top-16’s first round.

30 decemberShved's late heroics lift Khimki past CSKA in top 16 opener

In an all-Russian showdown that got the Top 16 started, Khimki Moscow Region topped CSKA Moscow 91-89 at Krylatskoye Arena in the Russian capital on Tuesday.

28 decemberAlexey Shved: League's Top Russian Player In December

Khimki guard Alexey Shved has been named the VTB United League's top Russian player in December, winning the award for the second consecutive month.

28 decemberJames Augustine: All about chemistry

In his fourth season with Khimki Moscow Region, center James Augustine helped the team win the Eurocup last season and become a Turkish Airlines Euroleague contender in this one. A well-rounded veteran, Augustine played for Orlando in the NBA before taking his career to Spanish clubs Gran Canaria, Valencia and Murcia. He joined Khimki in 2012 and helped the team reach the Euroleague Top 16 his first season. Now, he and Khimki hope to go even further together. In his new blog, James tells us what's going on at one of the most exciting teams in continental basketball!

28 decemberAlexey Shved Wins December MVP

Khimki guard Alexey Shved has been named the VTB United League December MVP.

24 decemberKhimki Lights Up Tallinn

Khimki defeated Kalev on the road, 90-72. Moscow Region pulled away for good in the 3rd quarter, opening the second half on a 19-5 run. The home team never got closer than 18 points in the 4th quarter, dropping to 4-8 with the defeat. Khimki, meanwhile, improves to 10-3, half a game behind 3rd-place UNICS.

21 decemberKhimki Escapes In Overtime

Khimki defeated Tsmoki-Minsk on the road in overtime, 94-88. The visitors led most of the game, before Minsk mounted a late comeback and forced overtime. Khimki, however, reasserted control in the extra period, improving to 9-3 with the win.

17 decemberKhimki adds veteran center Sokolov

Faced with injuries to its big men, Khimki Moscow Region has moved to shore up its frontcourt before the Top 16 by signing veteran center Dmitry Sokolov until the end of the season.

17 decemberBogdanovic’s tip-in lifts Fenerbahce to road win at Khimki

Bogdan Bogdanovic made a game-winning tip-in with 4.9 seconds to go to lift first place Fenerbahce Istanbul to a 68-70 road win over Khimki Moscow Region. Fenerbahce finished the regular season an 8-2 record in Group A, while Khimki goes into the Top 16 with 5-5 record.