Dynamo Moscow Region missed out on a place in the quarter-finals of the EuroCup but proved they are more than capable of beating the teams that have made it by whipping Lokomotiv Rostov 80-66 on Saturday.
Dynamo Moscow Region made it to Round II of the European competition but won just one game against Cantu in Group J, and that was after they had been eliminated from contention for a place in the last eight.
Dynamo Moscow Region ended their miserable Round II of the EuroCup on a high as they beat Vertical Vision Cantu 92-76 in Group J on Tuesday.
With both sides having already been eliminated from quarter-final contention, the match was a dead rubber but the win will at least give Dynamo some confidence as they look to cement their place in the top eight in the Russian Superleague.
BC Khimki clinched a 77-65 win at Dynamo Moscow Region on Saturday as Melvin Booker poured in 18 points and Ruben Wolkowisky added 14 with 10 rebounds.
Khimki now have 12 wins and three defeats and are in second place behind leaders CSKA Moscow (12-2).
Maroussi Honda used an 11-0 fourth-quarter run to knock off Dynamo Moscow Region 62-57 on Tuesday and hold onto a share of first place in Group J of the EuroCup.
Blagota Sekulic and Roderick Blakney combined for 14 of Honda's 19 points in the fourth quarter, as the Greeks turned the game around with a strong start to the final period to win at home.
Dynamo Moscow Region
|Sports Palace "Triumph" |
Smirnovskaya street 4, , 140000 Lyubertsy, RUS
Tel: +7 (495) 580 21 82
Fax: +7 (495) 580 21 82
Nearest airport: Domodedovo (25 km)
TRIUMPH Sports Palace
Smirnovskaya street 4, , 140000 Moscow Region , RUS
+7 (495) 580 21 80
+7 (495) 580 21 81
President: Vladimir Nazarov
General Manager: Gregory Gukasuan