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Doug Gottlieb, Radio personality, coach, player and Zionist

September 20, 2017 // 0 Comments

Doug Gottlieb has always been in the spotlight. From having a father who was a world class college basketball coach, to being a top notch point guard for Notre Dame and then Oklahoma State, from being an analyst on ESPN to being a tale show host on CBS Sports Radio to his current position at FOX [Read More]

An Embarrassment – Final Day at Eurobasket Tel Aviv, Israel

September 6, 2017 // 0 Comments

Ukraine 88-64 Israel The tournament began with high hopes from the start of training camp to media day to the 9-2 record in the warmup games. And then this. A blowout to Ukraine in a game that eventhough meant nothing for Israel, it really meant everything. Forget about not advancing out of their [Read More]

Germany defeats Italy 61-55 in a hard fought battle

September 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

Germany advanced to the Eurobasket Round of 16 by beating Italy 61-55 and will now face Lithuania tomorrow for first place in Group B. Dennis Schroder again played lead fiddle for the Germans as the Atlanta Hawks guard scored 17 points while Johannes Voightmann added 12 points. The Italians shot a [Read More]

Lithuania dominates Ukraine 94-62

September 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

Lithuania ran off to a 27-10 first quarter and never looked back as they defeated Ukraine 94-62. Jonas Valanciunas dropped 14 of his 22 points in the first half to lead the way for the Mean Green Machine. Artem Pustovyi tried valiantly to keep his side in the game matching Valanciunas but he had [Read More]

Rich Howell Unplugged ahead of Israel’s game against Georgia

September 4, 2017 // 0 Comments

Rich Howell spoke about Israel’s win over Germany ahead of this evening’s crucial tip off against Georgia as both teams sit at 1-2. Keeping his hand side to himself and not picking up any fouls: “It’s mental. We played very smart.” About Guy Pnini’s performance: [Read More]

Twice as Nice! Israel defeats Germany 82-80

September 3, 2017 // 0 Comments

The Blue & White finally got the proverbial monkey off of their bat to pick up their first win of the Eurobasket Group Stages in Tel Aviv by defeating Germany 82-80. Richard Howell starred with 23 points, 9 rebounds and 7(!) steals and didn’t pick up a foul while Omri Casspi recorded a [Read More]

Lithuania defeats Italy, Ukraine shocks Georgia on Gameday 3!

September 3, 2017 // 0 Comments

Lithuania 78-73 Italy Lithuania moved to 2-1 in Eurobasket group play as they once again dominated the boards 39-24 against the Italians while receiving solid contributions from Adas Juskevicius (20points) Mindaugus Kuzminskas (14points) and Jonas Valanciunas (13points & 8rebounds). Luigi [Read More]

Lithuania Bests Israel 88-73

September 2, 2017 // 0 Comments

Lithuania didn’t have to worry after being shocked by Georgia on Thursday; they had the best medicine that cures all, Israel. The Blue & White played upbeat high tempo ball for the first 20 minutes as Richard Howell starred scoring 14 points as Israel was only down by 1 point at the [Read More]

Italy Outclasses Israel 69-48 to open Eurobasket 2017

August 31, 2017 // 0 Comments

Israel may be in their 69th year and was founded in 48 but those numbers will be remembered after Italy demolished Israel by 21-points 69-48 at Yad Eliyahu in their first game of the Eurobasket tournament. With the competition making its debut in the Holy Land, Marco Belinelli scored 18 points [Read More]
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