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Dragan Bender has officially signed a short-term deal with Maccabi Tel-Aviv, the Israeli club announced on Sunday.

Bender signed a three-month contract with the Israeli powerhouse, with an option for the remainder of the 2020-21 season.

Bender returns to Maccabi, where he played for two seasons (2014-2016), before moving to the NBA.