Maccabi Tel Aviv agreed terms with Israeli forward TJ Cline for the rest of the season. The Israeli forward was playing in the Italian league with Brescia, before joining the EuroLeague side.
Cline is a member of the Israeli national team, and he will add more depth in Maccabi’s front line, especially this season with many teams having several players out due to COVID-19 protocols.
TJ Cline took part in 13 league games this season in the Brescia uniform in which he scored 11.6 points, picked up 4.4 rebounds and delivered 2.4 assists in an average of 22 minutes per game.
He also took part in EuroLeague’s second tier competition (Eurocup) averaging 10.4 points, 4.7 rebounds and 1.4 assists.
Last season, Cline played in 21 games of the regular season in the Israeli Premier League with Hapoel Holon. ‘
He is known for his great shooting touch making 51.6% of his attemtpts from the field through 22 games this season.
In his first statement as a member of Maccabi, Cline said he is happy to joins such a historic club, per Eurohoops.net.
“I’m excited to join such historic club”, said TJ Cline . “I am aware of the rich tradition and can’t wait to help add to that, hopefully in front of the great Maccabi Fan base”.