Another rumor for Maccabi, this time its James Gist(2.06-PF) the dynamic power-forward of Angelico Biella that is the candidate according to sport5.co.il. Gist was voted in the best defensive team of his conference when he was playing in Maryland. He's got remarkable athletic skills that make him a great rebounder and also a great shot-blocker. After leaving Maryland he had a couple of try-outs with Portland and Sacramento. In Las Vegas in 2008 he played for the San Antonio Spurs averaging 10.8 points and 7.3 rebounds in 4 games.
This season he played for Angelico Biella he 13 points and 5.9 rebounds in 30 games of the LegaA1 in Italy. In his last season in Maryland he averaged 15.9 points 7.9 rebounds and 2.3 blocks in 33 games.