Maccabi Fox Tel-Aviv (Israel-Winner League) has begun its rebuilding process for the 2016-17 season with the recent signing of Sonny Weems (198 cm, Arkansas’08). Weems spent his 2015-16 season with a return engagement to the NBA. He was initially signed by the Phoenix Suns, where he played seven games and averaged 2.4 ppg and 1.7 rpg. Sonny later moved to the Philadelphia 76ers and there he was able to play in 36 games and register averages of 2.5 ppg and 1.1 rpg.
In 2014-15 Weems played for Russian powerhouse CSKA Moscow (Russia-VTB). He played 26 games in the Euroleague and averaged 13.1 ppg and 3.5 apg. Sonny also played 31 games in the VTB United league and there he posted averages of 11.5 ppg and 3.5 apg. He’s helped take his team to capture three straight VTB League championships.