Spartak lost to UNICS - 64:77 - in Week 16 of the regular season. Gundars Vetra can't fault his men for lack of effort, but Spartak just didn't have the talent needed to win. Playing without Andrew Goudelock, Kazan took over when it needed to and had little trouble pulling out the win.
For Spartak, currently hanging by a thread in the playoff race, every game is huge. UNICS, on the other hand, has already clinched 1st ...
Artem Yakovenko, Evgeny Fidii, Evgeny Voitiuk and Maxim Tkachenko made a lesson for students of St.Petersburg State marine technical university in SIBUR ARENA. Some Spartak's players such as Alexander Belov. Alexander Bolshakov, Valery Fedorov, Yury Pavlov were the students of this university.
Happy birthday to Steve Burtt! He is 30 years old now! Lets make your life be great, happy, interesting and with a lot of victories in all fields)). Continue to live so!
The newspaper Sport-Express has defined the best five players in the VTB United championships in February. The player of Spartak Jared Homan is in it. Also Andrew Goudelock (UNICS), Anton Ponkrashov (Krasnye krylia/Lokomotiv-Kuban), Von Wafer (Krasny Oktyabr), Damian Kulig (Turow) are there. In 3 games of the championships in February Homan took 17 points per game in average and took 4,3 rebounds per game in average.