Semyon Galkevich. The guard of “Khimki” Stefan Jovic may return to action after injury in two weeks, on center Timofey Mozgova is difficult to say, said to RIA Novosti, the General Director of the suburban basketball club Pavel Astakhov.
“Khimki” on Thursday in Moscow will hold the third round of the regular championship of Euroleague against CSKA.
“According to the optimistic forecast Jovic will return in two weeks. He flew to Germany for a consultation with a doctor who has observed the past years. There were no fractures, a bruise on the point of breaking, so to speak. Ribs is always a specific trauma, there is only time and certain procedures. By Timothy Mozgova is still difficult to speak, he is working on the site, but not with the team. When you start to work with a team, then there will be understanding on the timing,” said Astakhov on the phone.
In the infirmary, “Khimki”, in addition to Jovic and Mozgov are Egor Vyaltsev, Chris Kramer, Evgeny Valiev and Petr Gubanov. “Of course, there is a problem with injuries, but not only us. At the same CSKA Costa Porto Koufo plays, players Euroleague torn Achilles ligament is a professional sport. Good that we have a fairly deep roster, and when one player is eliminated, in its place stands another. This is our advantage, but we hope that in the future there will be less injuries,” said Astakhov.