Turkish Airlines EuroLeague MVP of January: Alex Tyus, Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv

January 28, 2019

For Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv to rise from 14th place to a share of the final playoff spot during the first month of 2019 required a great collective effort. The Maccabi player who was most consistent and remarkably efficient throughout the month, center AlexTyus, is Euroleague Basketball’s choice as the MVP for January. Tyus is the last link on Maccabi’s roster to the 2014 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague title team, and…


Maccabi brings back center Tyus

June 22, 2017

Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv brought a familiar face back to its roster in center Alex Tyus, who helped Maccabi win the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague crown in 2014. Tyus (2.03 meters, 29 years old) arrives from Galatasaray Odeabank Istanbul, where he ranked second in the league with 1.5 blocks per game. Tyus also averaged 10 points on 68.6% two-point shooting and 5.2 rebounds in 30 EuroLeague games for Galatasaray. He played…


Galatasaray brings in Diebler, Tyus

A former champion and a top sharpshooter will change Turkish Airlines EuroLeague teams in the same city as Galatasaray Odeabank Istanbul announced the arrivals of guard Jon Diebler and center Alex Tyus for next season. Tyus (2.03 meters, 28 years old) and Diebler (1.98 meters, 28 years old) changed clubs, but won’t be moving very far, as they spent the previous season with Anadolu Efes Istanbul. Tyus, who won the…

July 12, 2016