Maccabi Elite Tel Aviv completed the first round of the regular season with a 10-01 record with a 108-65 win over Ironi Ramat Gan in the NOKIA arena.
The visiting team, with only one foreign player, were no match for the league leaders. Maccabi had a 57-31 leas at half time and 83-47 at the end of the third period. All 12 players were used. The injured Yoav Saffar did not play.
Deon Thomas was MVP. In 16 minutes playing time, he scored 16 pts in 71%FG and 100%FT, pulled down 7 rbds and dished 4 assists.