The head of the Russian basketball Federation (RBF) Andrei Kirilenko assessed the prospects of the men’s national team.
— The Russian men’s team age team. Experience the leaders not to take, such as Timofey Mozgov and Shved played in the NBA. Nikita Kurbanov, Mikhail Kulagin Andrey Vorontsevich have the experience of playing in the Euroleague…
— If injuries and we collect a full group of players who are in Europe among the four best teams. If not, then the situation is worse. Next summer, this generation of players will be the last chance to get to the Olympics, — quotes Kirilenko “Evening Moscow“.
We will remind, in April it was decided to postpone the Eurobasket 2021 September 2022 due to pandemic coronavirus. February 18, 2021, the team of Sergey Bazarevich team will play against Macedonia in the qualifying tournament of the European championship, and on February 21 will meet with Estonia in Perm.