Rishon re-signs playmaker Tishman

Aug 13, 2020 by Eurocupbasketball.com Print
Rishon re-signs playmaker Tishman

Maccabi Rishon Lezion re-signed point guard Nimrod Tishman for the coming season, the club announced Thursday. Tishman (1.97 meters, 29 years old) averaged 2.2 points and 1.6 assists in nine games in the 7DAYS EuroCup last season. The playmaker also collected 5.1 points, 2.1 rebounds and 2.4 assists in 29 games in the Israeli League in 2019-20. Tishman started his career in the Maccabi Tel Aviv junior and played for Israeli clubs Hapoel Yokneam/Megido, Galil Gilboa, Maccabi Kiryat Gat, Maccabi Ashdod and Maccabi Kiryat Gat before joining Rishon in 2018. He helped the club win the 2019 Israeli National Cup. He played for Israel's youth national teams.