May 16, 2019

“We have to flip that switch” – Jerusalem gets by Rishon 91-80

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Hapoel Jerusalem downed Maccabi Rishon Le’Zion 91-80 at the Pais Arena in Jerusalem to inch closer to finishing the regular season in second place. Jerusalem held the upper hand for the majority of the game, but Rishon grabbed the lead midway through the third quarter. However, Katash’s squad [Read More]

“Jake can do it all” – Maccabi downs Ashdod 93-70

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Maccabi Tel Aviv defeated Maccabi Ashdod 93-70 to secure the league’s top spot heading into the playoffs. Jake Cohen starred for the Yellow & Blue with an MVP performance of 20 points, 6 rebounds, 5 assists and 3 steals while Scottie Wilbekin added 16 points in the win. Lis Shoshi led Ashdod [Read More]

Bnei Yehuda wins Israel State Cup

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Bnei Yehuda captured their 2nd Israel State Cup in the last 3 years by defeating Maccabi Netanya 5-4 on penalties at Sammy Ofer Stadium. Yuval Ashkenazi scored the decisive spot kick after the two sides ended 120 minutes all knotted up at 1-1 and sent the Hatikva neighborhood of Tel Aviv into [Read More]

Israel Premier League MD34 Recaps & Highlights

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Maccabi Tel Aviv blanked Maccabi Netanya 3-0 to get back onto the winning track as the Yellow & Blue were awarded the Championship Plate at the Official League ceremony following the game. Itay Shechter opened the scoring in the 34th minute when he headed the ball past Netanya keeper Dani Amos [Read More]