The cancellation of the season has precipitated a decision that was already intuited for a long time. Neither Kosta Koufos neither Ron Baker had performed at the expected level in the CSKA Moscow; both with NBA past, they were not able to adapt to the competitiveness and fierceness of European basketball and their performance was well below the salary they receive. It remains to be seen where they end up as they could be desirable for a franchise NBA.