James shines as CSKA rolls in derby
CSKA Moscow remained dominant in the Leningradka derby with a 99-86 victory over Khimki Moscow Region on Thursday night at Megasport Arena in the Russian capital.
CSKA led from tip to buzzer thanks to Mike James, who produced 18 points and 3 assists in the first quarter alone to put his team in control. The CSKA lead got as big as 16 and the visitors never got closer than 6 in the remaining three quarters. The result kept CSKA undefeated through three games, while Khimki fell to 2-1. James finished with 28 points and 5 assists, Will Clyburn netted 21 points, Darrun Hilliard scored 13 and Daniel Hackett 11. Alexey Shved shot 6 for 11 from downtown en route to 25 points for Khimki. Devin Booker posted 18 points and 7 rebounds and Janis Timma scored 12 in defeat.
Победа в дерби Ленинградки