LokoMachine is a combination of a basketball machine and a guessing game. A player should throw a ball into one of two rims, the one which fits with a right answer to a question on basketball or general knowledge. Questions appear on a screen located between the rims. According to a number of right answers and his or her accuracy, a player can win an up-to-100-per-cent discount on Loko’s home games.
27-year old American forward Kenny Gabriel signed a 2-year contract with Lokomotiv Kuban. Last season Kenny played for Karsiyaka. Gabriel averaged 11.8 points and 6.5 rebounds in the Turkish championship, in Europleague – 9.7 points and 4.6 rebounds, in Eurocup – 12 points and 3.6 renounds.
26-year old American forward Kevin Jones signed a 1+1-contract with Loko. Jones spent the last season in Partisan Belgrade where he reached the finale of the Serbian Superleague (12.3 points, 1.2 assists, 0.9 block-shots for 24 minutes in average) and the finale of the Korac Cup. Jones played 19 games in the Adriatic League and had 16.3 points, 7.8 rebounds, 0.9 assists per game. According to results of the season, Kevin was found the most effective player of the team.
31-year old American forward Mardy Collins (198 sm, 100 kg), who was picked under 29th number in NBA Draft in 2006, signed a 1-year contract with Lokomotiv Kuban. Collins spent the last season in Strasbourg, having 8.6 points, 4.5 rebounds and 3.9 assists in average in the French championships. He got to the finale of Eurocup and was included into the symbolic five of the tournament.