Gleb Plotnikov (190 cm) has been loaned to Dynamo Moscow (Russia-Superleague) by BC Khimky Moscow Region (Russia-PBL) for the remainder of the season according to the club’s website. Plotnikov has been in the Khimky development program, playing with their U23 team for the last two seasons. He’s also been a member of the Russian U18 and U20 National Teams and competed in the 2009 European U18 championships in Metz, France and moved to the U20 team in 2011 and 2012. Plotnikob started the 2012-13 season with Khimky and saw the court in one contest, tallying three points and a rebound against Azovmash in a VTB United League game.
The NBA has sidelined veteran referee Tony Brothers for a heated incident with Dallas Mavericks guard Spencer Dinwiddie.