Not so hot going to South

Evgeniy Voronov (photo M. Serbin,
Comfortable Transaero charter plane took army men from snowy Domodedovo far to the South, to Krasnodar, where VTB League game will be played tomorrow.

The last days of Indian summer let the locals to walk in light clothing in the beginning of this week. Closer to the week-end the cold rains started and early frosts touched the ground at nights. But it will be hot inside the Krasnodar Basket Hall the games vs Russian Champions are always have big significance for Kuban team.

Lokomotiv is ambitious and dangerous on its floor, CSKA head coach Ettore Messina said. Most of the players are good in executing the pick-n-rolls. Besides the team has a number of shooters. So good defense will be the key for the success.

CSKA roster will stay the same as in previous Euroleague game. Zoran Erceg continues his rehab in Israel, Andrey Vorontsevich (calf) practices individually in Moscow.
Nenad Krstic (photo M. Serbin,
CSKA (photo M. Serbin,
Dionte Christmas (photo M. Serbin,
Aaron Lee Jackson (photo M. Serbin,
Ettore Messina (photo M. Serbin,
Milos Teodosic (photo M. Serbin,