Maccabi Tel Aviv Basketball : Maccabi of Tel Aviv Sports Club is a sports center in Tel Aviv, Israel. It has many sections in different sports, among which are basketball, handball, volleyball, and football. This club also has judo teams, swimming, and other disciplines.
The Tel Aviv Basket Club Maccabi, sponsored since 1969 by the Elite brand. It is the most successful team in Israeli basketball and one of the most prestigious in Asia, although it participates in the European competition.
Maccabi Tel Aviv Basketball History :
Maccabi basketball was founded in the mid-1930s. Since then it has been the absolute dominator of basketball in his country by winning 45 League titles and 35 Cup. But Maccabi’s great prestige is due. However, to his participation in international competitions. The Maccabees have won 5 of the 10 finals of the European Cup / Euroleague they have played. They also won the Intercontinental Cup on one occasion.
This Tel Aviv team is the FIBA team that has faced NBA franchises on more occasions having played 11 games. They beat 4 of them. In 1978, they defeated the Washington Bullets. In 1984, they defeated the New Jersey Nets and the Phoenix Suns.
And in 2005, to the Toronto Raptors in their pavilion. In this way, the Maccabi became the first FIBA team that defeated one of the NBA on its court. In it, great players like the Croatian pivot Nikola Vujcic, Marcus Fizer, Will Bynum, etc.
Since 1970, the team won all the Israel championships, except in 1993, 2008, 2010 and 2013. Also, Maccabi Tel Aviv is the only team in Europe that won the NBA club on American soil. And Maccabi Tel Aviv and Olympiacos are two groups of units since the early ’90s that won two consecutive European Cups. Read more about Maccabi here.
If you are interested in basketball betting, you can bet on before or after the teams take the court. There are various options to bet including Moneyline, Full Time Point Spread, Total Team Points, 1st Quarter, Total Points Over/Under, Total Points Over/Under 1st Half, and Total Points Over/Under Full Time.