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Israel falls to Estonia 78-62 in Tallinn

February 25, 2018 // 0 Comments

Israel fell to Estonia 78-62 in 2019 FIBA World Cup Qualifying in Tallinn as they record after 4 games moved to 2-2 with two contests remaining at the end of June and early July at home against Greece and on the road in England versus Great Britain. Jake Cohen led the Blue & White in scoring [Read More]

Israel downs Great Britain 82-75

February 23, 2018 // 0 Comments

Israel defeated Great Britain 82-75 to move their FIBA 2019 World Cup Qualifying campaign and moved their record to 2-1 with a trip to Estonia on tap for game 4 on Sunday. Returning veterans Guy Pnini (18p 3/6 from 3), Raviv Limonad (15p) led the way while Rich Howell dropped 16 points in 27 [Read More]

Israel faces Great Britain

February 22, 2018 // 0 Comments

​In their most recent qualifying game Israel was blown out by Greece 82-61. Now sitting in second place in Group H of the European qualifiers for the 2019 FIBA World Cup, they will be facing last place Great Britain at home in Tel Aviv. To this point, Israeli center Richard Howell has been their [Read More]

Israel Women fall to Great Britain 76-74 in Eurobasket Qualifier

February 16, 2018 // 0 Comments

Israel fell to Great Britain in dramatic fashion 76-74 in Women’s Eurobasket 2019 Qualifiers at the Drive In Arena in Tel Aviv as they record moves to 2-2 in Group D good for third place behind 3-1 Greece and Great Britain. Alysha Clark scored 20 points, pulled down 11 rebounds and dished out [Read More]

WATCH: Oz Blayzer talks about Greece, preparations & more!

November 27, 2017 // 0 Comments

Oz Blayzer, one of Israel’s rising stars spoke about Monday evening’s game against Greece and what it means to him to play one of the greatest basketball nations. Blazyzer also touches on his experiences with Maccabi Haifa and the games he played versus team’s in the NBA in preseason and his [Read More]

Israel takes first FIBA WCQ win 88-68 over Estonia

November 24, 2017 // 0 Comments

Israel defeated Estonia 88-68 to record their first FIBA World Cup victory thanks to a dominant second half led by Hapoel Jerusalem’s Rich Howell and his 19 points, 7 rebounds and 7 assists. Maccabi Tel Aviv’s Jake Cohen dropped 10 points and 7 boards while Shawn Dawson from Bnei Herzliya [Read More]

Anything is Possible! Hapoel Jerusalem hosts Maccabi Tel Aviv!

April 14, 2017 // 0 Comments

The Israeli Basketball Classico is upon us as Maccabi Tel Aviv visits Hapoel Jerusalem Saturday night at the Arena in Jerusalem, tipoff at 21:00. Both teams have been struggling of late with the Yellow & Blue dropping 6 in a row across all competitions as well as falling out of first place, [Read More]

Israel Rest Trio in Final Group Stage Match; Finish 2nd

September 11, 2015 // 0 Comments

With Omri Casspi, Gal Mekel, and Lior Eliyahu sitting out the final game of group stage play, Israel proved no match for hosts France, who trounced them 86-61. France finished atop Group A with a perfect 5-0 record, while the Blue and White fell to 3-2 and placed 2nd in the group. The hosts raced [Read More]
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