NEWS

29.04.2005
Ukraine: Kyiv See The Bright Side

BC Kyiv did not capture the FIBA Europe League title their fans had dreamt of but coach Renato Pasquali is anything but downbeat.

The Italian, whose team led 28-18 early in the second quarter on Thursday night before watching Dynamo St Petersburg fight back to claim an 85-74 win in Istanbul, said: "We built a good team this year.

28.04.2005
Dynamo 85 vs. BC Kyiv 74

Dynamo St Petersburg took a while to find their rhythm against BC Kyiv in Thursday's FIBA Europe League championship game but once they did, there was no stopping them.

David Blatt's team beat Kyiv 85-74 to capture the title in Istanbul.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 Dmytro Diatlovskyi 1.97 22.08.1985 Kiev (UKR)  
 Sergii Kalynovskyi   02.09.1985 Chernivtsi (UKR)  
 Oleg Saltovets PF 2.02 03.07.1977 Kharkov (UKR)  
 4Marcelo Nicola 2.07 12.05.1971 Rafaela, Santa Fe (ARG)  
 5Kresimir Loncar 2.10 12.02.1983 Split (CRO)  
 6Oleksiy Pecherov 2.13 08.12.1985 Donetsk (UKR)  
 7Andrii Lebediev SG 1.88 12.10.1979 Leipzig (GER)  
 8Veljko Mrsic 2.03 13.04.1971 Split (CRO)  
 9Sergiy Gorbenko 2.02 30.07.1985 Nikolaev (UKR)  
10Sergey Chikalkin 1.96 11.12.1975 Samara (RUS)  
11Edmunds Valeiko 1.88 22.06.1972 Riga (LAT)  
12LaMarr Greer 1.96 16.05.1976 NJ (USA)  
13Marcus Norris 1.85 20.08.1974 Jackson, MI (USA)  
14Volodymyr Orlenko 2.15 29.08.1985 Donetsk (UKR)  
15Ioannis Giannoulis 2.07 05.06.1976 Toronto (CAN)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Renato Pasquali
Assistant Coach: Viktor Berezhnoi ,
Umberto Badioli ,
Denys Zhuravlov

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27.04.2005
BC Kyiv 88 vs. Fenerbah├že SK 72

BC Kyiv broke the hearts of Fenerbahce fans by beating the FIBA Europe League Final Four hosts 88-72 on Wednesday night to reach the title game.

Kyiv stormed out to an early 17-4 lead and romped to victory.

18.04.2005
Ukraine: Veteran Nicola Gives BC Kyiv A Steady Hand

Argentinian forward Marcelo Nicola has plenty to look forward to in the weeks ahead after helping BC Kyiv reach the FIBA Europe League Final Four and also stay in Ukraine's Superliga title hunt.

Indeed, the 33-year-old has so far repaid the trust given by the Ukraine giants, who signed the experienced player back in the summer.

Ukraine: Greer Makes A Nice Home In Kiev17.04.2005
Nicola Sweeps To Shootout Victory15.04.2005
Mrsic Heads All Star Day Shootout11.04.2005
FIBA Europe League Final Four Moves To Istanbul06.04.2005
All-Star Day Rosters Finalised01.04.2005
Ukraine: Kyiv Claim Azovmash Scalp31.03.2005
Blatt And Ors To Lead All-Star Teams29.03.2005
Ukraine: Kyiv And Mariupol Continue Winning Ways29.03.2005
Iscar Strauss 83 vs. BC Kyiv 9023.03.2005
BC Kyiv 83 vs. Iscar Strauss 7219.03.2005

Team

BC Kyiv
BC Kyiv
BC Kyiv

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSL. Greer17.8
RTI. Giannoulis6.8
ASL. Greer3.6
STM. Norris1.9
BSM. Nicola0.6

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

26.10.2004vs BC Fersped[W] 88-62 (A)
02.11.2004vs Fenerbahce[L] 65-96 (H)
09.11.2004vs Galil Elyon[W] 101-87 (H)
17.11.2004vs CEZ Nymburk[W] 125-122 (A)
30.11.2004vs UNICS Kazan[W] 88-66 (A)
07.12.2004vs CSKA Sofia[W] 94-71 (H)
14.12.2004vs BC Fersped[W] 102-73 (H)
21.12.2004vs Fenerbahce[L] 74-76 (A)
12.01.2005vs Galil Elyon[L] 92-102 (A)
18.01.2005vs CEZ Nymburk[L] 86-87 (H)
01.02.2005vs UNICS Kazan[W] 91-89 (H)
08.02.2005vs CSKA Sofia[W] 96-92 (A)
22.02.2005vs Paris PBR[W] 88-84 (H)
25.02.2005vs Paris PBR[W] 72-71 (A)
16.03.2005vs Nahariya[L] 88-93 (A)
19.03.2005vs Nahariya[W] 83-72 (H)
23.03.2005vs Nahariya[W] 90-83 (A)
27.04.2005vs Fenerbahce[W] 88-72
28.04.2005vs St. Petersburg[L] 74-85

THE ARENA

Sports Palace
Address: 1, Sportyvna Square, 01601 Kyiv, UKR
Tel: +380 (44) 246 72 53
Fax: +380 (44) 246 72 53
Web: www.spalace.com.ua
Capacity: 5500
Nearest airport: Boryspi

Sports Palace Meridian
Address: Geroiv Sevastopolya Str. 11B, 03124 Kyiv, UKR
Tel: +380 (44) 408 64 44
Fax: +380 (44) 408 64 44
Capacity: 2000

TICKET OFFICE
Sports Palace
Address: Sports Square, 01023 Kyiv

HOTELS

Ramada Encore Hotel
Address: 103, Stolichnoe Shosse Str., 03131 Kyiv
Tel: +38 044 205 1515
Web: http://www.ramadaencorekiev.com/eng/

ADMINISTRATION

Office

Address: 32-V, Esplanadna Str., 01001 Kyiv, UKR
Tel.: +380 (44) 374 09 45
Fax: +380 (44) 374 09 46
Email: info@bckiev.com.ua basketballenergy@gmail.com
Web: www.bckiev.com.ua

Staff

Manager: Vitaly Khomenko
Press contact: Olena Kushnirenko