CSKA vs Khimki: Fight of neighbors
CSKA - Khimki. Forecast for the VTB United League match (March 15, 2021)
There are two games in the VTB United League on March 15. We offer a forecast for the "CSKA" - "Khimki" match.
Modern "CSKA" rarely pleases its fans with a beautiful game and positive results. Just such an incident occurred on March 7th. Crisis "CSKA" was really lucky with the opponent. The "Tsmoki-Minsk" club has come to Moscow. Belarusians are concrete outsiders and their defeat did not surprise anyone with a score of 67:101.
Johannes Voigtmann scored 15 points and became the most productive among the charges of Dimitris Itoudis. "CSKA" occupy the third line with 12 wins and five defeats.
Upcoming Predictions for Basketball
In the last round, "Khimki" won their eighth victory this season. In a fundamental confrontation, they beat "Zenit" 81:78. The "Blue-Yellows" fought the "Blue-White-Blue" without their leader Alexei Shved. In the absence of an eminent sniper, the American legionnaire Jordan Mickey became the most accurate (20 points).
At the moment, "Khimki" has an equal number of successful and unsuccessful fights. Andrey Maltsev's team is in seventh position.
A few months ago, a duel between Moscow and Moscow region basketball players would have been considered a landmark event. "CSKA" is in a game crisis now, "Khimki" is in a game and personnel crisis. Alexey Shved and Janis Timma will not play for "Khimki". This is at least minus 20-25 points. "Blue-Yellows" are a percussion American duet plus a quartet of Russian veterans, diluted by Russian youth. The hosts look powerful against the backdrop of the guests, only Nikola Milutinov is absent from the main players. We expect the "Knights" to take a confident revenge for the defeat in the first round.
Our prediction is that "CSKA" will win with a handicap (-12.5) points with odds of 2.01 on 1xbet.