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Spencer Weisz Ivy League on & off the court

July 22, 2017 // 0 Comments

There’s plenty of top quality basketball players who plied their trade at the Maccabiah, but you may not find one that can combine his Ivy League school education and basketball like Spencer Weisz. The northern New Jersey native did not only attend one of the finest Universities in the United [Read More]

Alec Kobre: “My goal is to play in Israel”

July 20, 2017 // 0 Comments

Alec Kobre is a sharp shooter who represented the United States on their Maccabiah Gold Medal winning team under the tutelage of coach Doug Gottlieb. The former Pacific guard spoke about his experiences in the Holy Land, “It has been great. It was my first time in Israel and it’s been great [Read More]

Travis Warech: “The No-Brainer of the Year”

July 15, 2017 // 0 Comments

“I can’t fathom Travis not playing in the first division in Israel,” Doug Gottlieb, current USA Maccabiah coach, Fox Sports Radio host and former college standout point guard said about Travis Warech. “He brings to the table all of the attributes of a veteran to play here and he is so [Read More]

Sage Usher: “My dream is to play in Israel”

July 14, 2017 // 0 Comments

Sage Usher is in Israel representing Canada at the Maccabiah Games. The 6″3 guard plays for the University of Toronto Varsity Blues in the Canadian University system, CIS and averaged 10 points last season while playing 30 minutes a game. Let’s take a look at one of the great athletes [Read More]

Maccabi Tel Aviv BC: What’s new is old and old is new

July 4, 2017 // 0 Comments

Maccabi Tel Aviv BC is doing quite the summer cleaning. In with the new and out with the old as new/old head Coach Neven Spahjia returns to Europe after three seasons in the NBA as the assistant coach of the Atlanta Hawks. With Spahjia comes in a new guard John DiBartolomeo, a new/old forward Jake [Read More]

Arrivederci Coach Pianigiani

June 28, 2017 // 0 Comments

I’ve been trying to put my feelings down on paper for a while now about Simone Pianigiani officially leaving Hapoel Jerusalem to most probably sign with Milano and it’s taken some time to do so. It took time because I wanted to appropriately express my feelings about our league’s loss [Read More]

Maccabi Tel Aviv Basketball Team’s New Head Coach Neven Spahija

June 28, 2017 // 0 Comments

Maccabi Tel Aviv Basketball Club’s fans are in for an exciting change this season. The team which has won 51 Israeli Championships, 44 Israeli Cups and 6 League Cups is bringing back one of their successful coaches from the past. Maccabi general manager Nikola Vujcic has decided to go back to the [Read More]

Hapoel Jerusalem wins the Israel Basketball League Championship

June 16, 2017 // 0 Comments

Hapoel Jerusalem captured the Israel Basketball League Championship with an 83-76 victory over Maccabi Haifa at Yad Eliyahu in Tel Aviv. Jerome Dyson took home the MVP honors with a 30 point performance going 6/9 from beyond the arc while Curtis Jerrells dropped 21 points shooting 5/8 from 3-point [Read More]
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