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Doug Gottlieb, Radio personality, coach, player and Zionist

September 20, 2017 // 0 Comments

Doug Gottlieb has always been in the spotlight. From having a father who was a world class college basketball coach, to being a top notch point guard for Notre Dame and then Oklahoma State, from being an analyst on ESPN to being a tale show host on CBS Sports Radio to his current position at FOX [Read More]

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]

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]

Meet Corey Kalk: Hockey Player Representing Canada

July 10, 2017 // 0 Comments

The Sports Rabbi got to see Canada defeat the United Stares in their opening round hockey game at the Jerusalem Arena this past week and one of the players that stood out was Corey Kalk. Born in Thornhill, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, the 2-year old is entering his senior year at Dartmouth College. [Read More]

The Maccabiah opens with a bang & a shotgun wedding

July 9, 2017 // 0 Comments

Hearts pounded and spectators were on the edge of their seats as the 20th Anniversary of the Maccabiah games began. The games celebrate the best Jewish athletes from around the globe which includes 80 different countries. A total of 10,000 athletes are competing for over 2,100 medals at this years [Read More]