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Shot of life – Maccabi defeats Holon 86-82

April 26, 2018 // 0 Comments

Maccabi Tel Aviv defeated Hapoel Holon 86-82 in a close contest at the Holon Arena as Neven Spahija’s Team finally picked up a win after three previous tries against the State Cup Holders. Jake Cohen starred for the the Yellow & Blue and picked up MVP honors with 19 points and 6 rebounds in [Read More]

Israel State Cup Basketball Preview

February 12, 2018 // 0 Comments

Prior to tonight’s Israel State Cup Semifinals between Maccabi Tel Aviv/Maccabi Ashdod and Hapoel Jerusalem/Hapoel Holon let’s see what some of the players had to say! Maccabi Tel Aviv Center Alex Tyus What’s the difference between preparing for a Euroleague game and this type of game [Read More]

Holyland Hoops Episode 1

February 7, 2018 // 0 Comments

Right click here to download The Sports Rabbi Holyland Hoops Show with The Sports Rabbi, Alex Krasnow & Daniel Levine! The Sports Rabbi is joined by Alex Krasnow & Daniel Levine as the trio breaks down all of the Israeli basketball action from Gameday 16. Maccabi led by Jake Cohen dumped [Read More]

Israel Basketball Gameday 16

February 7, 2018 // 0 Comments

Maccabi Tel Aviv 85-74 Maccabi Rishon Le’Zion Maccabi Tel Aviv rolled from the start as they defeated Maccabi Rishon in a drama-free contest Monday night. Michael Roll set the tone knocking down three consecutive 3-pointers from the same spot on the right wing early in the 1st quarter. The [Read More]

Top Players & Top Stories of the Israel Basketball Week – Gameday 15

February 2, 2018 // 0 Comments

Daniel Levine’s Top 5 Players of the Week 1) Zach LeDay, Gilboa Galil (32p, 12r, 3st, 2a, 2b) 2) Murphy Holloway, Maccabi Rishon (14p, 17r, 7a, 4st, +18) 3) Sek Henry, Maccabi Ashdod (22p, 6a, 5r) 4) Jonathan Skjoldebrand, Ironi Nahariya (21p, 5r, 2a, 2st, 5/6 3p) 5) Jake Cohen, Maccabi Tel Aviv [Read More]

Israel Basketball Gameday 15

January 30, 2018 // 0 Comments

Maccabi Ashdod 74-65 Hapoel Jerusalem Ashdod played another fantastic game of basketball defeating Jerusalem for their 5th win in a row. The victory moved Brad Greenberg’s team into 5th place with an 8-7 record thanks to Sek Henry’s 22 points coupled with Gerald Lee’s 15 points [Read More]

Greece “Turns Over” Israel in Crete 82-61

November 27, 2017 // 0 Comments

Greece took out Israel 82-61 at the Heraklion Arena in Crete as Panathinaikos star Nick Calathes led the way with 11 points and 8 assists. Israel took the lead after ten minutes 18-15, but were eventually overpowered by the Greeks at halftime as the hosts led 37-32. Calathes and company turned up [Read More]

7’s are wild! Maccabi defeats Real Madrid 90-83

November 10, 2017 // 0 Comments

Maccabi Tel Aviv defeated Real Madrid 90-83 in a stellar matchup at Yad Eliyahu as the Yellow & Blue moved to 4-2 in Euroleague action. After a rough opening ten minutes that saw the hosts fall behind by 8 points, 30-22, Neven Spahija’s squad came back to grab a 47-42 lead at the half thanks [Read More]
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