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March 2018

Matt Janning Exclusive Interview Preview Maccabi Tel Aviv vs Baskonia

March 28, 2018 // 0 Comments

Maccabi Tel Aviv visits Baskonia on Gameday 29 of the Euroleague as the will look to keep their narrow chances of qualifying for the quarterfinal playoff round alive. The Yellow & Blue sport a 13-15 record good for 9th place while the Spanish team sits at 15-13 and currently finds themselves [Read More]

Welcome back, Keith Langford – It’s as if you were never gone

March 28, 2018 // 0 Comments

The fans cheered Keith Langford throughout the game even christening a song for him after the Bruce Channel hit “Hey Baby”. It all went right for Maccabi Rishon Le’Zion in Langford’s debut as they defeated Bnei Herzliya 97-91 in a back and forth 40 minute battle. Langford wasn’t expected [Read More]

Israel Basketball Gameday 21

March 27, 2018 // 0 Comments

Maccabi Tel Aviv 95-86 Ironi Nahariya The Yellow & Blue defeated Nahariya with a dominant 32 point 4th quarter to take the win over the nether squad. Deshaun Thomas not only led Maccabi in scoring with 22 points but also was part of the 52 points coming from the bench in which the host’s [Read More]

Ben Carter Sports Rabbi Podcast with Special Guest Cody Tucker

March 25, 2018 // 0 Comments

Right click here to download The Sports Rabbi Holyland Hoops Show with The Sports Rabbi! The Sports Rabbi is joined by Cody Tucker of the Lansing State Journal as we talk all about Ben Carter, Hapoel Jerusalem’s brand new signing as the team bolstered their front line as they head into the [Read More]

Israel succumbs to Romania 2:1

March 25, 2018 // 0 Comments

The Israel National Team fell to Romania 2:1 in a friendly under the direction of Interim Coach Alon Hazan. Tomer Hemed opened the scoring in the 60’ after slotting home a fabulous pass from Captain Bibras Natcho to give the Blue & White a short lived 1:0 lead. However goals by Nicolae [Read More]

Alley-Opp to Aliyah – An amazing Israel phenomenon

March 23, 2018 // 0 Comments

The Sports Rabbi recently sat down with the author of a brand new book Alley-Oop to Aliyah: African American Hoopsters in the Holy Land, David Goldstein and discussed an amazing phenomenon that has transcended Israeli basketball over the past 40 years. There have been many African American [Read More]

Maccabi Tel Aviv vs Panathinaikos Preview

March 21, 2018 // 0 Comments

Maccabi Tel Aviv faces Panathinaikos in what is in essence a do or die Euroleague game as the Yellow & Blue sit one game under .500 at 13-14. With three games remaining, Maccabi is in 9th place and will need to stay within reach of Baskonia who won their Gameday 27 contest over Bamberg and are [Read More]

Israel Basketball Gameday 20

March 21, 2018 // 0 Comments

Hapoel Holon 86-81 Maccabi Tel Aviv (OT) Top seed UNET Holon defeated #2 ranked Maccabi Tel Aviv in an incredible overtime finish 86-81. The top two teams in the league battled it out defensively, holding each other to nearly 5 points less than their season average per game.  Terrell Tu Holloway [Read More]
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