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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]

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]

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]

Not good enough – Maccabi falls to Fenerbahce 87-73

March 20, 2018 // 0 Comments

Maccabi Tel Aviv fell to Fenerbahce 87-73 as their record fell to a game under .500 at 13-14 after Gameday 27 of the Euroleague. The Yellow & Blue find themselves in 9th place just behind Baskonia who will play Bamberg at home on Wednesday night. Pierre Jackson scored 13 points while Jonah [Read More]

Israel Basketball Gameday 19

March 14, 2018 // 0 Comments

Maccabi Rishon Le’Zion 87-90 Hapoel Tel Aviv It took an overtime period, but Hapoel Tel Aviv hung on to defeat Maccabi Rishon 90-87. Rishon put themselves in a position to pull off the upset in regulation thanks to a big and-1 finish from star Murphy Holloway. But with the final seconds winding [Read More]
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