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Jewish-founded team wins Uruguayan basketball league

Hebraica Macabi, a basketball team founded by members of Uruguay’s Jewish community, won its second championship in the country’s professional league. Hebraica Macabi, a basketball...
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Ed Snider Memorial a Chance to Say Goodbye to a Legend

Players, dignitaries and friends say goodbye to Ed Snider, the owner and founder of the Philadelphia Flyers. Only hours earlier, Ed Snider’s Flyers embodied the...
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Ed Snider Passes Away

Ed Snider, who co-founded the Philadelphia Flyers and was a former owner of the Philadelphia 76ers, died at 83 years of age after battling...
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Baseball’s back: Here’s a look at 8 Jewish major leaguers and a manager

There are some questions to be answered, as the Jewish Major League Baseball players see the season open. Will Joc Pederson rebound from his second-half struggles of...
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A league of their own: A Jewish baseball museum, at last

Thanks to the effort of a dedicated memorabilia collector, a Jewish baseball museum is, at last, a reality. When Jews visit the baseball Hall of...
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Adam Fisher Hoping to Rock Villanova Like a Hurricane

When the brackets were announced on March 13, University of Miami assistant coach Adam Fisher was out the door as soon as he saw...
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Ike Richman’s Center of Attention

Although he’s been gone more than 50 years, those who remember Ike Richman, Sr. say the man named for him has done the legacy...
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Schayes Jersey Retirement Highlights Sixers Jewish Heritage Night

The Sixers will honor Dolph Schayes, who is arguably the greatest Jewish player of all time, during the team’s Jewish Heritage Night on March...
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Penn’s Freshman Guard Is Starting to Make His Point

Jake Silpe has become Penn’s starting point guard in just his freshman season. Like many kids, Jake Silpe just wouldn’t listen to his mother. Turns...
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Israeli soccer player earns tryout with NFL

Watch the video of Gal Mesika kicking. A goalie in Israeli soccer, Mesika recommended by Patriots owner Robert Kraft. An Israeli professional soccer player will be...