If I were an NBA player watching "the nuclear winter of the NBA" detonate yesterday, I would want to sign up with a team like Maccabi Tel Aviv right about now too. I'm not an NBA'er, Omri Casspi is though, and after he watched what went down yesterday in New York along with all of us it was announced that he'd be doing specifically that.
According to The Cleveland Plain Dealer, Casspi has decided to rejoin the team that he played for prior to entering the Association for the duration of this NBA lockout:
Cavaliers swingman Omri Casspi has opted to play overseas until the NBA lockout ends. He has signed with Israeli powerhouse Maccabi Tel Aviv, according to Creative Artists Agency which represents him, and he will join the club in several weeks.
Currently Los Angeles Laker Jordan Farmar is and has been playing for Maccabi as the team's PG. Casspi, the newest member of the Cleveland Cavaliers, will team up with Farmer to make what has to be a squad favore...