Breaking News

Articles by admin

Pianigiani’s One Small Step: Jerusalem advances to the Final 4

June 8, 2017 // 0 Comments

Hapoel Jerusalem defeated Nahariya 71-60 to advance to the Israel Basketball League Final Four. The game 5 victory marked the Reds third win in a row coming back from an 0-2 deficit. Jerome Dyson scored 16 points while Travis Peterson scored a big 13 points in the win. Jonathan Sjkoldebrand dropped [Read More]

Anything can happen: Jerusalem forces Game 5

June 6, 2017 // 0 Comments

Hapoel Jerusalem survived to fight another day as they held off Nahariya 74-72 to force a decisive game 5 on Thursday night at the Jerusalem Arena. Curtis Jerrells (20pts) and Tarence Kinsey (19pts) starred for the Reds while Scotty Hopson (18pts) led five players in double digits for the hosts. [Read More]

DiBartolomeo does it again! Haifa advances to the Final 4

June 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

In front of a raucous home crowd, Maccabi Haifa defeated Hapoel Holon 99-82 to become the second team to advance to the Israel Basketball League Final Four. The Greens were led by John DiBartolomeo who finished the night with 24 points while Orlando Mendez-Valdez dropped 24 points of his own in the [Read More]

Jerusalem stays alive against Nahariya

June 2, 2017 // 0 Comments

Hapoel Jerusalem defeated Nahariya 84-75 to avoid a 3-game sweep at home as the best of five quarterfinal series now stands at 2-1 in favor of the number 6 seed. Jerome Dyson scored 18 points, while Richard Howell recorded a Double-Double with 16 points and 12 rebounds. Curtis Jerrells dropped 14 [Read More]

Sweep: Maccabi moves onto the Final 4!

June 2, 2017 // 0 Comments

Maccabi Tel Aviv defeated Bnei Herzliya 105-68 to finish off a 3-game sweep and will head into the Israel Basketball League Final Four beginning on Monday June 12th at Yad Eliyahu. Quincy Miller led all scorers with 19 points while Victor Rudd chipped in 16 points and Yogev Ohayon dropped 13 points [Read More]

John DiBartolomeo – Taking one step at a time

May 30, 2017 // 0 Comments

John DiBartolomeo has been shooting lights out over the past two seasons with Maccabi Haifa in the beautiful city on the Carmel Mountain. Ever since landing in Israel after a couple of seasons in Spain, the Westport Connecticut guard has come to love the city and country he is in. “I love [Read More]

Nahariya shocks Jerusalem to take 2-0 Series Lead

May 30, 2017 // 0 Comments

Nahariya took a commanding 2-0 lead over Hapoel Jerusalem in their Israel Basketball best of 5 Quarterfinals series thanks to a 77-64 win in the northern city. With five players in double digits, the hosts overcame a 36-35 halftime deficit to cruise to the 13-point win. Jonathan Skjoldebrand scored [Read More]

Chanan Colman – Denmark’s man on Israel’s hardwood

May 28, 2017 // 0 Comments

As the Israel Basketball League Playoffs continue on, one of the most surprising teams of course is Hapoel Eilat who finished the regular season in second place. One of the key players on the team is Chanan Colman. Sounds like an interesting name. His first name Chanan is very Israeli, his last on [Read More]

Israel Basketball Playoff Action! Maccabi takes 2-0 series lead

May 28, 2017 // 0 Comments

Maccabi Haifa put the smackdown on Hapoel Holon 101-70 to even up their best of 5 quarterfinals series. Jon Dibartolomeo scored 28 points in the win for the Greens, going 6/11 from 3-point land. Oz Blayzer dropped 13 points while Gregory Vargas dished out 8 assists to go along with 12 points. Tu [Read More]

Bnei Yehuda captures Israel State Cup

May 26, 2017 // 0 Comments

Bnei Yehuda defeated favorites Maccabi Tel Aviv on penalties 4:3 after 120 of goalless action to take the Israel State Cup for the first time in 36 years. Stav Finish finished off the Yellow & Blue to win the trophy in the 6th round after Yossi Benayoun, Oscar Scarione and defender Tal Ben [Read More]
1 2 3 4 92