HoopsHype Khimki Moscow rumors

July 22, 2011 Updates

Khimki's GM Sergey Bychkov stressed his team's need for a center after the departure of both Savrasenko and Papadopoulos at the end of last season: "I have repeatedly stated that we would not be signing NBA players just for a few months, but Mozgov was a particular case, given him importance to both our club and our fans." Mozgov commented on his return: "I wanted to return to Europe during lockout, and to be honest I wanted to return to Khimki [...] I have many friends here and Khimki is my second home. We agreed in no time." TalkBasket

July 21, 2011 Updates

As reported by sources close to the situation, Chris Quinn will play for Khimki Moscow next season. Former Notre Dame point guard spent last season in the NBA with San Antonio Spurs averaging 2.1ppg in 38 games played. Sportando

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