Barcelona holds a 4-2 edge over Khimki in their head-to-head games. Barcelona bested Khimki twice last season, including a 65-79 win in Moscow when Barcelona set its EuroLeague record with 32 assists.
Khimki guard Dee Bost and his Barcelona counterpart Kevin Pangos were teammates at Zalgiris Kaunas for the first part of last season.
Khimki head coach Georgios Bartzokas was the head coach of Barcelona during the 2016-17 season. Victor Claver and Ante Tomic are the only players left on Barcelona roster from that season.
Victor Claver played for Khimki at the end of the 2014-15 season, but was not registered and did not win the EuroCup. He was also a teammate of Sergey Monia and Egor Vialtsev.
Claver not only played under Coach Bartzokas at Barcelona, but also at Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar during the 2015-16 season. That season he was also a teammate of current Khimki forward Andrey Zubkov. They all helped Lokomotiv reach the EuroLeague Final Four.
Khimki guard Stefan Markovic and Barcelona forward Victor Claver were teammates at Valencia in the 2011-12 season.
Markovic was also a teammate at Valencia with Pau Ribas in the 2012-13 campaign.
Pau Ribas tied his career-high with 8 assists against Khimki on December of last season.
Alexey Shved set a career high with 4 steals in Khimki's 75-61 win against Barcelona in March 2016.
Sergey Monia tied his career-high with 3 steals against Barcelona in January 2016.
Monia tied his career-high with 8 rebounds against Barcelona in February 2013.
Jenkins hit a career-best 5 triples on 6 attempts against Barcelona in April of last season.
Jenkins had a career-best 7 assists playing for Crvena Zvezda against Barcelona in October 2016.