Basketball: Maccabi adds Gaines to roster

Charles Gaines signs to play for Maccabi until the end of the season.

January 28, 2009 05:52
maccabi TA 298.88

maccabi TA 298.88. (photo credit: AP [file])


Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analysis from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user experience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Report and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew - Ivrit
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief


Maccabi Tel Aviv has continued to strengthen its roster ahead of the start of the Euroleague Top-16, signing forward Charles Gaines until the end of the season on Tuesday. Gaines is Maccabi's second signing in three days. Dee Brown joined the team on Saturday, and both he and Gaines will be available for Thursday's Top-16 opener against Alba Berlin at the Nokia Arena. Gaines played for the NBDL's Austin Toros this season, averaging 14.9 points and 10.3 rebounds in 23 games. Gaines also has vast European experience, having played in the Italian, French, Spanish and Turkish leagues. Last season the 27-year-old American played with his new Maccabi teammate Dee Brown at Galatasaray of Turkey, averaging 12.4 points and 7.3 rebounds in league play.

Join Jerusalem Post Premium Plus now for just $5 and upgrade your experience with an ads-free website and exclusive content. Click here>>

Related Content

dudi sela
August 31, 2014
Sela steamrolled by Dimitrov