With the conclusion of the VTB United League playoffs, the top three teams and final standings for the 2018-19 Russian championship have been announced.
The rights to the national championship belong to the VTB United League, per an agreement with the Russian Basketball Federation (RFB).
For the 17th consecutive season and 26th time in club history, CSKA Moscow finishes in first place. Second place and silver goes to Khimki Moscow Region. UNICS closes out the top three, winning bronze (Kazan finished ahead of fellow semifinalist Zenit thanks to a better regular-season record).
4th-9th place in the 2018-19 Russian championship, based on VTB United League results, are as follows: Zenit, Lokomotiv-Kuban, Nizhny Novgorod, Enisey, Avtodor, PARMA.
Final Russian championship standings:
1. CSKA Moscow
2. Khimki Moscow Region
3. UNICS Kazan
4. Zenit St. Petersburg
5. Lokomotiv-Kuban Krasnodar
6. Nizhny Novgorod
7. Enisey Krasnoyarsk
8. Avtodor Saratov
9. PARMA Perm