Lokomotiv Kuban survived Khimki

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Thanks to a three-pointer by Dorell Wright, with 75 seconds to go, Lokomotiv Kuban earned a big victory over Khimki on the road in VTB League Game of the Week (82-84).

The hosts had the chance to win the game, after Vitaly Fridzon missed both free throws, with 10 seconds remaining. But, Stefan Markovic missed the game-winning three-pointer at the buzzer and Khimki was defeated.

Wright finished the game with 16 points, six rebounds and three assists, with Dmitry Kulagin posting 17 points, eight boards and eights assists and Mateusz Ponitka contributing 13 points. For his part, Jordan Mickey had 17 points for the losing squad.

Lokomotiv Kuban improved to 11-5 and is fourth in the VTB League standings, while Khimki dropped to 12-4, but remained third.