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Omri Casspi Returns to Israel & Maccabi Tel Aviv

August 13, 2019 // 0 Comments

The first Israeli in the NBA Omri Casspi has returned home to Maccabi Tel Aviv after a 10-year career in the greatest league in the world. The 31-year old forward was the Sacramento Kings first round pick selected 23rd overall in the 2009 NBA draft and played close to 600 games in the NBA with [Read More]

Haifa & Beer Sheva Europa League tests, Toto Cup action, Israel U18’s perfect, Stu Douglass Unplugged, Acy joins Maccabi, Foster at Holon – Israel Sports Rabbi Rundown July 31, 2019

July 31, 2019 // 0 Comments

Maccabi Haifa faces Strasbourg in second leg second round Europa League qualifying action on Thursday night, 20:00 at Sammy Ofer Stadium in Haifa. The Greens lost the first leg 3:1 in France and will look to find a way to advance to the next round in front of an expected crowd of over 20,000 fans. [Read More]

Israel wins the FIBA Under-20 European Championship!

July 21, 2019 // 0 Comments

Israel captured the FIBA Under-20 European Championship as they defeated Spain 92-84 to hoist the trophy for the second year in a row. In a tight contest that went down to the wire, Ariel Beit Halachmi’s blue-and-white sent the home crowd into delirium as the fans shouted EL, EL Israel to their [Read More]

Israel bounces Lithuania in the QF; face France in Semis

July 19, 2019 // 0 Comments

The Under-20 Israel National Basketball Team defeated Lithuania 94-78 in the European Championships in Tel Aviv and advanced to Saturday night’s second semifinal against France. After a back and forth first half the blue-and-white once again used a big third quarter to pull away for good. Deni [Read More]

Hatem Abd Elhamed – What Celtic fans can expect

July 18, 2019 // 0 Comments

By Moshe Halickman It was reported late Wednesday night that Hapoel Beer Sheva defender Hatem Abd Elhamed is moving to Scotland to play for powerhouse Celtic, for roughly 2 Million Euros plus bonuses. 28 years old, Elhamed is known is one of the best Israeli defenders today. Born in the [Read More]
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