Maccabi Tel Aviv announced the signing of swedish/polish center Maciej Lampe(2.11-C) via their official website. Lampe signed a contract for the next season with the option for another season. He played for Real Madrid initially and then he was drafted at number 30 in 2003 by the New York Knicks but he was traded to Phoenix.
He spent a season in Phoenix and during the next season he was traded to New Orleans and also played a few games for Houston. In Europe he was signed initially by Dynamo St. Petersburg but the team went bust and so he moved to Khimki that he had played for the last 2 seasons. He averaged 10.9 points and 4.8 rebounds in 24 games in the Russian Superleague.