Nikita Kurbanov, playing forward position, will be undergoing surgery due to a trauma he received in the third match of the semifinal series with the VTB League «Khimki».
The basketball player received this injury as a result of a collision during the second minute of the game. An in-depth assessment at GMS Clinic revealed many injuries of the nose and facial bones. Following a consultation with the medical specialists of CSKA, it was decided that surgical intervention is required. Kurbanov will be operated in the coming days.