Credit: BasketNews.lt/Dainius Lukšta
Credit BasketNews.lt/Dainius Lukšta

Maccabi Playtika Tel Aviv have picked up the option to bring back American forward Angelo Caloiaro. The Israeli powerhouse re-signed Caloiaro last year and had a club option for an additional year, which they now decided to exercise.

Angelo Caloiaro

Angelo  Caloiaro
Team: Maccabi Tel Aviv
Position: PF
Age: 31
Height: 203 cm
Weight: 102 kg
Birth place: United States of America

It will be Caloiaro's fourth season with Maccabi. Before coming to play in Israel, the 2.03 m forward competed in Bulgaria (Rilski Sportist), Germany (Syntainics MBC, Telekom Baskets Bonn), Spain (CAB Obradoiro), and Turkey (Buyukcekmece, Banvit Bandirma).

Caloiaro appeared in 30 EuroLeague games last season. He averaged 7.4 points, 4.8 rebounds, 1.2 steals, and 10.2 EFF over 24.8 minutes.

In the Israeli Basketball Premier League, the 32-year-old accumulated 8.4 points, 4.1 rebounds, 1.0 steal, and 12.1 EFF over 22.5 minutes.

Current roster

Maccabi Playtika Tel Aviv

Position Player Status
PG Scottie Wilbekin Signed until 2023 +1
PG Yiftach Ziv (story) Signed until 2023 +1
PG Keenan Evans (story) Signed until 2022 +1+1
SG Tyler Dorsey Contract option +1
SG Kameron Taylor (story) Signed until 2023
SG John Dibartolomeo (story) Signed until 2022 +1
SG Dori Sahar Signed until 2022
SF James Nunnally (story) Signed until 2022 +1
SF Omri Casspi Signed until 2022
SF Sandi Cohen Signed until 2023
SF Max Heidegger Signed until 2023
SF/PF Derrick Williams (story) Signed until 2022
PF Angelo Caloiaro (story) Signed until 2022 +1
PF TJ Cline Contract option +1
PF/C Jake Cohen (story) Signed until 2023
C Ante Zizic Signed until 2022
C Jalen Reynolds (story) Signed until 2023
Coach Giannis Sfairopoulos
Expired contract Chris Jones (will not return), Othello Hunter, Dragan Bender, Yovel Zoosman, Oz Blayzer, Eidan Alber
Rumored to leave Tyler Dorsey, TJ Cline, Chris Jones, Omri Casspi
Interested Dragan Bender, Jaleen Smith, Austin Hollins

See all the EuroLeague transfer market news here.

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Angelo Caloiaro

Angelo  Caloiaro
Angelo  Caloiaro
MIN: 25.58
PTS: 5.88 (56.41%)
REB: 3.39
As: 1.67
ST: 0.85
BL: 0.09
TO: 0.79
GM: 33