Real Madrid has welcomed the signing of the center Ante Zizic, the 23-year-old Croatian and 2.08 who, in theory, he was just waiting to end his relationship with the Cleveland Cavaliers to return to Europe and put on the white team shirt, who was looking for a center of guarantees beyond Walter Tavares, one of the shortcomings of the rotation during the season. And a necessity since Jordan Mickey agreed to leave Madrid to return to the Russian Khimki. Madrid has Zizic praised … but he has not signed it. AND Maccabi Tel Aviv would be trying to sneak in through that crack, according to the Israeli press.
So much so that the journalist Moshe Barda assures that there is not only interest but Zizic is very close to changing his mind and signing with the Maccabi, who also had months following the possible return to Europe of the promising center, who in 113 games in the NBA has averaged 5.9 points and 3.9 rebounds. The Split player, who went through Cibona and Darussafaka before making the leap to the United States, has decided to return to Europe and his verbal commitment is to Real Madrid. But the Maccabi, according to information that is echoed Sporting, could be trying to sneak through the cat flap and take away a top-level signing from Pablo Laso’s team.
According Eurohoops, Zizic gave his word to Real Madrid and that still stands, but now he is waiting to see if he breaks it and commits to Maccabi. In your environment, always according to this meansHe does not like that the white team has been delayed in formalizing an agreement that was reached more than a month ago. If the Croatian finally goes to the Israeli team, it would be terrible news for Real Madrid that is pending to solve the future of a Campazzo that has decided to go to the NBA, although his departure is still complicated, and that in principle he will also see in the following days as Laprovittola agrees his farewell to sign with another Euroleague classic, Panathinaikos.