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“That’s why we love our job” – Maccabi sinks Olympiacos 65-64

February 8, 2019 // 0 Comments

Maccabi Tel Aviv defeated Olympiacos 65-64 to move their record to 10-12 in Euroleague action. Scottie Wilbekin scored the winning basket with 4 seconds left in the game to cancel out Vassilis Spanoulis’s long distance triple ten seconds earlier. Wilbekin ended the night with 17 points, Tarik [Read More]

INTERVIEW! Ricky Hickman Unplugged! Sports Rabbi Show Episode 21

January 29, 2019 // 0 Comments

The Sports Rabbi welcomes Maccabi Tel Aviv Euroleague champion Ricky Hickman to the show as he returns to Israel with Brose Bamberg to face Hapoel Jerusalem in Champions League action on Wednesday at 21:00 Israel time. Roye Shelem also joins the program as we talk about the latest in Israel hoops [Read More]

Mother of All Battles Set to Make History Again

January 3, 2019 // 0 Comments

David Barr (@daveabarr) When Greek basketball giants Olympiacos Piraeus and Panathinaikos OPAP Athens meet on the court something special always happens. Friday’s EuroLeague version of the Derby of Eternal Rivals is no different. For the first time in Euroleague history – two former National [Read More]

Israel Sports Roundup for Wednesday June 27, 2018

June 27, 2018 // 0 Comments

1) Israel plays Greece in a FIBA Basketball World Cup Qualifier tomorrow night, Thursday at 19:30 in Tel Aviv. The Blue & White would like to ensure advancing to the second round by defeating Greece, however history is not on their side having not won in many, many years. Head Coach Oded [Read More]

Bagatskis bests Blatt as Maccabi defeats Darussafaka 93-92

January 6, 2017 // 0 Comments

Maccabi Tel Aviv picked up a 1-point win over their former coach David Blatt’s Darussafaka 93-92 at Yad Eliyahu on Thursday night. Sonny Weems starred for the Yellow & Blue with 24 points, 8 assists and 5 rebounds while Maik Zirbes and Victor Rudd added 13 points a piece in the victory. [Read More]

Hoops Israel NBA Show June 18, 2015

June 18, 2015 // 0 Comments

Right click here to download The Hoops Israel Podcast from June 18, 2015 Raphael Gellar from the BBC & Roy Jankelowitz, Hapoel Jerusalem beat reporter for Israel Sport and the man behind the fantastic Facebook Page HaShishit B’Europa joined The Sports Rabbi to talk all about [Read More]
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