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…


Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Regular Season – Round 20 MVP: Angelo Caloiaro, Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv

January 26, 2019

Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv recorded its fourth consecutive Turkish Airlines EuroLeague victory on Thursday thanks in part to the outsized efforts of Angelo Caloiaro, whose performance earned him the MVP award for Round 20. Caloiaro led Maccabi to an 84-75 home win against Panathinaikos OPAP Athens with 20 points on 4-for-5 two-point, 2-for-4 three-point and 6-for-6 free throw shooting. He also pulled a career-high 11 rebounds – including 6 on…


Round 1 MVP: Pierre Jackson, Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv

October 14, 2017

Many stars shined brightly as the long-awaited start of the 2017-18 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Regular Season unfolded this week, but none did so more than Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv guard Pierre Jackson, who delivered a memorable opening night performance and earned his first MVP of the Round honor. In only his seventh EuroLeague appearance, and first since 2014, Jackson was nothing short of spectacular, flirting with a rare triple-double and…


Maccabi Lands Two Time NBA Champ Cole

August 15, 2017

Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv continued fortifying its roster by putting two-time NBA champion Norris Cole in the backcourt for next season, the club announced Tuesday. A hard-charging guard, Cole (1.88 meters, 28 years old) played last season with Shandong of the Chinese League and Oklahoma City of the NBA, for 13 games. He had previously played 347 games for two other NBA teams, Miami and New Orleans, and has career…


Maccabi Signs Pierre Jackson

July 14, 2017

Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv signed a dynamic scorer in point guard Pierre Jackson, who spent the previous season divided between Cedevita Zagreb, Dallas in the NBA and Texas in the D-League. He signed a one-year deal with an option for another season. Jackson (1.80 meters, 25 years old) only played two 7DAYS EuroCup games for Cedevita, but was the MVP for Round 5 of the Regular Season after torching Nizhny…


Maccabi signs top Israeli rebounder Mashour

July 9, 2017

Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv added another force to its frontcourt with the signing of Karam Mashour, who led the Israeli League in rebounding last season with 10.3 per game for Bnei Herzliya, to a two-plus-one contract. Mashour (1.98 meters, 25 years old) also posted 14.5 points and 1.5 steals in 27 Israeli League games last season and was named to the all-league stating five. Before joining Herzliya in 2015, Mashour…