Astana outplayed Lokomotiv-Kuban on the home court in the VTB United League regular season. Krasnodar players started the match well and led the score to the first break with a difference of four points. The second quarter was also left to Lokomotiv – by the break, the score was 54-42 in favor of Krasnodar.
However, after a long break, the home team managed to find additional reserves and in the third quarter they were almost back on track: by the final quarter, only three points were left over from Krasnodar’s advantage. The final perios of the game also remained with Emil Raikovich’s team, which brought them victory. The final score of the game was 90:88
Malcolm Hill scored 24 points in this game and made 8 assists.