Khimki adds another lethal scorer in McCollum
Khimki Moscow Region added another lethal scorer to its ranks by signing Errick McCollum for the coming season, the cub announced Monday.
McCollum (1.88 meters, 32 years old) has spent the past two seasons with fellow Russian club UNICS Kazan with which he ranked second in the 7DAYS EuroCup in scoring last season with 17.1 points per game. He also tallied 3.9 assists and 1.1 steals over 16 games for a performance index rating of 20.4, which was third-best in the competition.
McCollum will play his second EuroLeague campaign after suiting up for Anadolu Efes Istanbul in 2017-18. He averaged 14.6 points on 40% three-point shooting in 29 EuroLeague games with Efes. McCollum also helped Efes with the Turkish Cup that season. He has played four seasons in the EuroCup; McCollum led the competition in scoring with 20.2 points per game with Panionios Athens in 2013-14, was the EuroCup MVP when he led Galatasaray Odeabank Istanbul to the championship in 2016 and was an All-EuroCup Fist Team selection for the second time in 2018-19, his first season with UNICS. McCollum has also played for Elitzur Netanya and Hapoel Kfar Saba in Israel, Apollon Patras in Greece and Zhejiang and Beikong in China.