Reports February 2010

28 februaryRussian Championship. Triumph vs. BC Khimki

The last day of the calendar winter BC Khimki spent in Lyubertsy. The second round of Moscow region derby gave fans a spectacular basketball, an uncompromising struggle and intrigue. BC Khimki players at last seconds won in a difficult game – 66-64 (9-19, 24-21, 19-10, 14-14).

25 februaryEuroleague. BC Khimki vs. Caja Laboral

The game of the Euroleague TOP 16 fourth tour, in which our players met with Caja Laboral from Vitoria-Gasteiz, could solve a lot of questions in the group H. However, BC Khimki lost those essential 11 points, that had won earlier in the Basque Country – 83-94 (18-24, 21-22, 26-24,18-24).

20 februaryRussian Cup. Lokomotiv-Kuban' vs. BC Khimki

In the return game of quarterfinal series BC Khimki, despite serious roster problems, was able to achieve the desired result. Having won in a difficult game – 82-80 (19-20, 22-15, 20-22, 21-23), BC Khimki get an entrance to Russia Cup Final Four 2010.

17 februaryRussian Championship. BC Khimki vs. CSKA

In the match of Russian Championship leaders BC Khimki missed spurt from CSKA in the starting quarter of the game. Then, our team managed to align the game, but it was too difficult to eliminate the deficit points. As a result – 61-74 (10-22, 15-16, 17-18, 19-18).

13 februaryRussian Cup. Lokomotiv-Kuban' vs. BC Khimki

The first match of Russian Cup BC Khimki played in Krasnodar. In a bitter struggle our team defeated Lokomotiv-Kuban’ – 79-71 (23-20, 16 -17, 20-20, 20-14). The return game will take place in Khimki, on February 20.

11 februaryEuroleague. Caja Laboral vs. BC Khimki

In a beautiful and uncompromising game BC Khimki won an important away victory over the principal opponent in the struggle for access to Euroleague playoffs. Having seized the initiative in the opening period, the yellow-blue confidently controlled the match. The result is – 82-71 (26-16, 18-20, 19-14, 19-21).

7 februaryRussian Championship. BC Khimki vs. Dynamo M

In the next game of Russian championship BC Khimki played with neighbors from Krylatskoe. Dynamo missed the initial spurt from our team. Despite the fact that in the middle of the meeting our opponents staged real prosecution, the yellow-blue confidently won – 94-76 (26-13, 23-24, 15-22, 30-17).

3 februaryEuroleague. Olympiacos vs. BC Khimki

Struggle with a famous Greek opponent was very stubborn. Despite the fact that the Greeks seized the initiative from the first minutes of the meeting, our team managed to “return to the game”. However, the ending of the game our players simply lost – 69-87 (10-22, 18-16, 24-23, 17-26).