Real Madrid edged Khimki, maintained its perfect record

Real Madrid endured the come-back of Khimki and beat the Russians at home (79-74) to remain undefeated in the EuroLeague (7-0).

Jaycee Carroll scored a team-high 15 points for the “Whites”, with Fabien Causeur adding 13 and Facundo Campazzo 10.

Tony Crocker and Anthony Gill had a game-high 16 points apiece for the losing squad, as Malcolm Thomas posted 13 points and Jordan Mickey 12 (on 4/18 shooting, though).

Real Madrid made a good start to the game and quickly took the lead (19-12, 34-22). The visitors, though, improved their performance and were down by just one at the end of the third quarter (56-55).

The game continued to be close, but the defending champions managed to edge their opponents and claim another victory (79-74).

Real Madrid have won all their EuroLeague matches so far (7-0), whereas Khimki lost for the sixth time this season (1-6).