Timothy Moscowphoto: @mozg25
Russian basketball player Timofey Mozgov has passed in “Khimki”. This was reported on the website of the team.
32-year-old center signed a contract for one year. The athlete played for Khimki from 2006 to 2010, and during the lockout in the National basketball Association (NBA) in 2011.
The last club Mozgov was “Orlando magic”, in early July, terminated a contract with him. Russian basketball players traded from the “Charlotte hornets”. For any of the teams he never played. The last time a center went to the floor in April 2018, then he played for the “Brooklyn nets”.
Together with “Cleveland Cavaliers” in 2016, the Brain and the other the center Alexander Kaun were the first in the history of Russian Champions of the NBA. Mozgov plays for the national team of Russia since 2009. In the national team it became the bronze medalist of European championship 2011 and bronze medalist of the 2012 Olympics.
Video, photo All from Russia.