CSKA Moscow vs Khimki Moscow will be the third round of this year Euroleague which will take place in Megasport Arena (Russia). So far both teams have won all the matches, so this will be a very interesting match up. Both teams are performing very well, only CSKA has surprisingly lost against Zenit in VTB Cup, but they recovered against Bayern and continue to crush opponents. Please read our thoughts about this Euroleague CSKA Moscow vs Khimki Moscow match here below.
Cska are one of the title contenders and they are proving to be one. So far only one match lost in VTB Cup. In Euroleague, both matches won by 11 and 25 points., In the previous round, they defeated Bayern 79:68. Clyburn, Bolomboy and Voigtman scored 35 points combined. Voigtman also grabbed 12 rebounds. It wasn‘t the best performance from Hackett, Hynes, and Strelnieks. They scored only 13 points combined, but nonetheless CSKA won easily. So this time they will need all players to give something because the opponent is ambitious and unpredictable.
Khimki is starting to prove that all their transfers are making a lot of sense. Because seemed that Russians are collecting new team, but so far results are very good. They have won all matches on both fronts. In the previous round, they won against Baskonia 79:76. Shved, Timma and Evans scored 56 points combined. It is a lot, but they are teams leaders and have proven to be trustworthy in the most needed moments. However, this time team will need every player to give their best, because their next opponent is current Euroleague champions.
CSKA Moscow vs Khimki Moscow H2H
Both teams faced each other 20 times in the past three years and Khimki managed to win only three of it. This year Khimki are much stronger than before, but it is hard to imagine that CSKA would lose at home arena.
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