BC Khimki in Belgrade lost to Crvena Zvezda — 91-96 (26-27, 27-23, 16-18, 22-28) in a Euroleague week 8 clash with 28 pts by Alexey Shved. The next game our team will play in Khimki on Monday, December 7, 2015 vs. Lokomotiv-Kuban Krasnodar. The beginning is at 19.30 msk.
BC Khimki: Shved (28 + 6 assists), Koponen (16 + 4 assists), Dragic (14 + 8 rebounds + 2 assists + 2 steals), Monya (12 + 3 rebounds + 3 assists), Augustine (10 + 6 rebounds + 2 assists + 2 steals), Rice (5 + 3 assists), Todorovic (4 + 4 rebounds + 3 blocks), Honeycutt (2 + 4 rebounds).
Rimas Kurtinaitis, BC Khimki head coach:
"Before the start of the competition, we knew that our group was tough and balanced. After 8 games, all teams have chances to reach the Top 16. Congratulations to Crvena Zvezda. They played terrific for all 40 minutes. We struggled in the fourth quarter, allowing a lot of offensive rebounds, which was the key for Zvezda to win the game".
Zoran Dragic, BC Khimki guard:
"We have some mistakes, allowing Crvena Zvezda to score too many easy points, especially in the second half. It is all open now and we are going to fight hard to make it to the Top 16."