Reports April 2008

25 aprilRussian Championship. BC Khimki in the semifinals!

After the victory at home BC Khimki played in Rostov and won — 83-68 (21-19, 26-24, 20-12, 16-13). BC Khimki won two games over BC Lokomotiv-Rostov and staged to semifinals. Our opponent is not determined. In the series “UNICS vs. Ural-Great” the fight will continue. The first match of semifimals BC Khimki will play on 7th of May at home.
Top scorers: McCarty (20+10 rebounds), Ponkrashov (16), Lampe (14), Tucker (11).

22 aprilRussian Championship. BC Khimki – Lokomotiv – 1:0

In ¼ finals the opponent of BC Khimki became Lokomotov from Rostov-on-Don. Only in first quarter the guest team could show resistance, after it BC Khimki dictated the game. BC Khimki won convincingly — 92-74 (23-21, 26-8, 24-20, 19-25).
Next match of quarterfinals series Khimki and Lokomotiv will stage on 25th of April.
Top scorers: Ponkrashov (15), Lampe (13), McCarty (12), Burke (12), Fridzon (11), Wilkinson (10).

15 aprilRussian Championship. The regular season ended by the victory

In last match of regular season BC Khimki played with “Universitet-Yugra” at home. Yellow-blue won trashed the opponent — 101-67 (27-14, 31-20, 19-12 24-21). Next match our team will play in quarterfinals on 22nd of April.
Top scorers: Shabalkin (18), Lampe (18), Fridzon (12), Ponkrashov (11), Tucker (10).

4 aprilRussian Championship. The third victory this season over Dynamo

BC Khimki played against Dynamo at home. The victory for our opponent was necessary as the breath of life. But the Moscow Region team hadn’t pity on Dynamo and won — 94-87 (29-17, 27-29, 20-16, 18-25). The alt match in regular season BC Khimki will play at home against Universitet-Yugra on 15th of April.
Top scorers: Lampe (19), Ewing (19), Ponkrashov (17), Tucker (13).