Maccabi officially announce the signing of Alex Poythress

2022-06-21 07:39
Credit: ZUMAPRESS.com - Scanpix
Credit ZUMAPRESS.com - Scanpix

Maccabi Playtika Tel Aviv have announced the signing of Alex Poythress. The 2.06-meter tall American big-man has agreed to a two-year deal.

"I am very happy to join a legendary club like Maccabi and excited to come to Tel Aviv and meet the amazing crowd," said Poythress.

"I want to thank the organization and the management. I had a great conversation with coach Oded," Poythress added.

2-pointers this season

53%
20,5
Points made: 20,5
Accuracy: 53,3%
Place in standings: 3
Record max: 27
Record min: 11
Most made 2FGs: Ante Zizic

The former NBA player has played in the EuroLeague for the past two years for the Zenit Saint Petersburg.

Poythress averaged 7.7 points, 4.2 rebounds, and 0.9 assists per game last season in the EuroLeague.

Poythress was excited to join Maccabi and gave a short interview after signing with the club.

Maccabi Playtika Tel Aviv

Position Player Status
PG Scottie Wilbekin Signed until 2023 +1
PG Yiftach Ziv Signed until 2023 +1
PG Keenan Evans Signed until 2022 +1+1
SG John Dibartolomeo Signed until 2022 +1
SF James Nunnally Signed until 2022 +1
SF Max Heidegger Signed until 2023
PF Angelo Caloiaro Signed until 2022 +1
PF/C Jake Cohen Signed until 2023
PF/C Alex Poythress (story) Signed until 2024
C Roman Sorkin Signed until 2023
C Jalen Reynolds Signed until 2023
Coach Oded Kattash (story)
Expired contract Derrick Williams, Ante Zizic
Rumored to leave Ante Zizic (story), Scottie Wilbekin (story), James Nunnally
Interested Nick Calathes, Marius Grigonis, Chris Jones, Matt Thomas, Darrun Hilliard, Bonzie Colson, Jan Niklas Wimberg
 
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