Player of the day project continues and continues this time with the nurturing of team coach Barak Peleg. Number 10 in green, our Guard, Guy Lavie.
Lavie, 26, signed in the club until just one season and will play for the Greens until the end of the season.
Guy Lavie comes to us from Raanana after three years in which he collaborated with team coach Barak Peleg and team forward Semi Givens. Last season Guy played 28 games, scored 11.4 points per game, grabbed 3.4 rebounds, handed out 5.8 assists per game (third in the league) and grabbed 2.6 shots per game (third in the league as well). He scored impressive 26.4 minutes per game.
In 138 games in his five seasons in the National League, his average stands at 9.4 points, 3.1 rebounds, 5.4 assists and 2.2 steals.
Maccabi Raanana, Bnei Hasharon, Hapoel Afula, Hapoel Lev Hasharon, Bnei Herzliya.
Records you did not know:
Guy Lavie was chosen by the Eurobasket for the Israeli team’s first team of the National League last season.
“One of the achievements I remember most was that we scored with the reserve team, I remember we were in a tournament in Sofia, Bulgaria, and just before the game of immigration to Grade A there was a bus attack. Of Israelis in Burgas, Bulgaria, we knew that we had to win at all costs and in the end we won, I am very proud of that. ”
“There are two that I’ve looked at and learned from for the first years. It’s Steve Nash and the other is Sharas.”
Barak speaks to Guy:
“Guy is a versatile player who always gives 100% to the team, he’s a fighter and he plays as high as I like, he’s one of the best players in the league in the last three years,” said team coach Barak Peleg.
Guy talks about Barak:
“In the last three years I played in Raanana and in all three years Barak has trained me and we have built a very close connection, and I really appreciate him personally and I think he is a role model for every person who knows him. Which I want to do. ”
Message to fans:
“I believe in the team and believe that we can go up in the league and have to do it!”
Guy, 26, lives in Michmoret, with his girlfriend Noy and their two dogs, Haim and Smadar, and if you did not manage to wish Mazal Tov it’s time for the two to get married this summer.