Malik Newman (190 cm, G) is on the move to Israel. There he will join Ironi Nahariya and coach Danny Franco. Ironi Nahariya is enjoying a difficult start to the Winner League season as they are 12th in the standings with a 1-8 record.
Newman started this season in the BSL in Turkey. There he played 14 league games for Frutti Extra Bursaspor and averaged 12.9 ppg and 3.4 assists. Newman also eight EuroCup games where he notched similar numbers.
Malik Newman is in his third year as a pro and his first overseas. He previously played G-League and logged one Cavaliers NBA game in which he made two free throws.
Newman played college his last season of basketball at Kansas. There he averaged 14.2 ppg and 2.1 assists.