By Eurohoops Team/ firstname.lastname@example.org
Coming off eight losses in the last nine games across all competitions, Khimki Moscow Region notched an away victory, 82-77, against Astana on Friday.
Alexey Shved neared his season-high pouring 32 points behind 11/20 field goals. He also dished out nine assists. Jordan Mickey added 16 points and Stefan Jovic scored 14.
On the opposite end, Jeremiah Hill put up a team-high 24 points.
Khimki improved to 7-7 dropping the Kazakhstan side to 4-11.
Zenit Saint-Petersburg holding the league-leading record, 14-2, is scheduled to visit CSKA Moscow tomorrow, Saturday. The team coached by Dimitris Itoudis is 11-4, while UNICS Kazan sits second at 13-4.
VTB United League latest results:
Nizhny Novgorod – Avtodor Saratov 86-80
Astana – Khimki Moscow Region 77-82
Kalev/Cramo – Parma Perm 72-85