Maccabi close to deal with Keenan Evans

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Giannis Askounis

13/Jun/21 15:45

Keenan Evans nearing a deal with Israeli powerhouse Maccabi Playtika Tel Aviv

By Johnny Askounis/

Maccabi Playtika Tel Aviv is in talks with Keenan Evans and nearing a deal with the 24-year-old American point guard, as reported by Israeli media and Eurohoops sources confirm.

Evans, 24, surfaced as a target for Maccabi in March. His impressive showings in Israel’s Winner League are indeed leading him in the direction of the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague team.

The former Texas Tech standout moved to Israel and joined Hapoel B-Cure Laser Haifa last July. He posted 18.5 points, 6.4 assists, and 4.1 rebounds per Regular Season appearance and added 22.0 points per Playoffs contest. In 2019-20, he debuted in Europe attached to Igokea.