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Palestinian rock thrower killed in clash with IDF
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Dazzling divas from Down Under
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Beersheba bursts out in State Cup quarters
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02.10.2016 | 1 Adar I, 5776
The teen, who had a brain tumor removed several months ago, was joined at the Staples Center arena by his parents and seven siblings.
The Celebrated European Clubs Will Clash in Two Games As Part of The 2015 Euroleague Basketball World Tour
By MACABI TEL AVIV
During a recent interview LeBronJames said that Cleveland Cavaliers coach “does his job as great as any coach can do in the league.”
By CHRIS PARKER
With one coach already being sacked and players coming and going throughout the season, Maccabi’s management has all but given up this year.
By ALLON SINAI
Maccabi enters the game on the back of its worst-ever defeat in local action, a 35-point humbling at the hands of Maccabi Haifa in the BSL.
With one coach already being sacked and players coming and going throughout the campaign, Maccabi’s management has all but given up on this season.
Hapoel entered the game knowing it already had no chance of progressing to the round of 16, but still had plenty of pride to play for.
After being knocked out of the Eurocup last week, and with its State Cup campaign already coming to an end in the round of 16 last month, Jerusalem’s entire focus has shifted to the BSL.
Just like his days on the bicycle in Israel, Blatt never backs down from adversity – on the contrary, he thrives in situations in which he’s underdog with nothing to lose.
By LAY Z GORDON
Despite only claiming two road wins over Hapoel Tel Aviv in more than 21 years, Hapoel Beersheba enters Saturday’s Premier League encounter at Bloomfield Stadium as a firm favorite.
Yellow-and-blue drops to first defeat in competition; Rishon on verge of Europe Cup progress
Maccabi enters the showdown with Kazan with a 2-0 record in Last 32 Group M after claiming a tight 87-83 win at BC Nizhny Novgorod in freezing Russia last week.
The aroma of a full roster has permeated their present seven-game win streak.
Yellow-and-blue triumphs in Novgorod to move to 2-0, Hapoel stumbles to 0-2 with loss to Gran Canaria.
Maccabi trailed by 14 points (68-54) with seven minutes to play, but ended the night with a 19-2 run, with Haifa capitulating under the pressure.
Hapoel had lost five of six games prior to this week, turning up the heat on coach Sharon Avrahami, who replaced the sacked Oded Katash earlier this season.
Defending champion overcomes yellow-and-blue at Jerusalem Arena to take control of first place.
With one year under his belt, Cleveland Cavaliers coach David Blatt is feeling a lot more confident managing one of the most coveted gigs in sports.
Israeli swingman goes toe-to-toe with reigning MVP Curry, but Golden State prevails over Sacramento.
Casspi, averaging 12.3 points this season, hit 9 of 12 three-pointers en route to his career high in scoring.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Donta Smith led five Jerusalem players in double figures with 19 points, with Lior Eliyahu adding 11 points and 12 rebounds.
The yellow-and-blue registered its eighth consecutive win over all competitions and fourth straight in the league after outplaying Herzliya from the first moment.
Yellow-and-blue defeats Gilboa with second-half run, Rishon beats Eilat, Herzliya knocks out Nahariya.
Hapoel fell to 4-8 and the decision to sack coach Oded Katash is looking worse with every day.
Maccabi led from start to finish, building an eight-point gap (22- 14) by the end of the first quarter.
Maccabi will not have it easy in the Eurocup Last 32, being placed in a group with Russian teams Unics Kazan and Nizhny Novgorod, as well as Olimpija Ljubljana of Slovenia.
Maccabi’s hopes of progressing looked to be dead and buried after it opened Group D with six defeats from its first seven games, five of them by double digits.
Israeli champion’s win against Volgograd along with Novgorod victory sends Hapoel into Last 32.
Tel Aviv’s Yad Eliyahu Arena to host Group Phase between August 31 and September 5, 2017, with six teams, including Israel, to battle for four places in the knockout rounds.
Israeli champion visits Volgograd but Eurocup fate also depends on results in Athens and Novgorod.
Fourth straight victory overall for balanced yellow-and-blue; Maccabi Haifa edges Ashdod.
Mediocre performance good enough for defending champion to improve to 9-2.
Maccabi no longer has its fate in its own hands, but can enter its final game of the regular season with an outside chance should it defeat Bamberg and Darussafaka lose as expected Friday.
Hapoel holds on for 82-78 victory at home to improve to 4-5 ahead of final game.
For next week’s game to even mean anything for Jerusalem, it will first have to overcome AEK Athens on Wednesday.
Maccabi, which was coming off a defeat to Ironi Nahariya, outscored Eilat 38-15 in the first 10 minutes and never looked back to improve to 7-3.
Josh Duncan led six Jerusalem players in double figures with 16 points.
Jerusalem climbed to the top of the BSL standings with an 86-84 overtime win at Maccabi Haifa on Friday afternoon, improving to 7-2.
Tabak admitted at being surprised by the magnitude of the crisis and said no one should be expecting any miracles.
Reds notch much-needed Eurocup victory with upset of group leader Galatasaray in Jerusalem.
Hapoel Jerusalem’s Eurocup campaign could be over by Wednesday night should it fail to overcome Galatasaray at the Jerusalem Arena on Tuesday.
Nahariya beat defending champion Jerusalem at home two weeks earlier and showed it was no coincidence by overcoming Maccabi.
Mark Lyons led Rishon with 25 points, eight assists and five rebounds.
Robert Rothbart led five Tel Aviv players in double figures with 16 points and 13 boards, but Hapoel still dropped to 3-6 with its third defeat in four games.
Hapoel had lost four of five games over all competitions before thrashing Hapoel Eilat 99-73 in BSL action on Saturday to pick up some much-needed confidence.
Yellow-and-blue thrashes Greens by 40 points at Yad Eliyahu in Tabak’s BSL debut.
Josh Duncan led Jerusalem with 25 points, with Bar Timor adding a career-high 23 points for Hapoel, which improved to 5-2.
Croatian believes he can transform team’s fortunes after being unveiled as the new head coach.
Goodes’s assistant Avi Even was at the helm for the final time on Monday and his short tenure ended with a win.
Croat thrilled at joining yellow-and-blue after replacing Guy Goodes at the helm.
Maccabi will pay a buyout estimated at around 100,000 euros to release the 45-year-old former NBA center from his contract at Montakit Fuenlabrada of the Spanish league.
Goodes’s lack of ego is certainly commendable, but Maccabi fans can only regret the fact he didn’t stand his ground considering the team’s results.
Hapoel hosts Volgograd in desperate need of victory to get campaign headed in right direction.
After replacing Oded Katash last week following the team’s three consecutive defeats, Hapoel thrashed Hapoel Eilat 84-61 on the road, dominating from start to finish.
Head coach sent packing by yellow-and-blue after dismal start to the season.
Maccabi Rishon Lezion tied reigning champion Hapoel Jerusalem at 4-1 thanks to a dramatic double-overtime 89-83 victory.
The Israeli champion didn’t trail until 2:21 minutes to play in the game and dropped to yet another dejecting defeat on the road.
Another win over Bamberg on Thursday could help Goodes keep his job for at least another week.
Assistant Sharon Avrahami named as new coach.
Reds must overcome Eliyahu injury and overturn Eurocup slump to climb out of group cellar.
Coach Oded Katash was once more given plenty to mull over, especially after his team capitulated in such embarrassing fashion against an underdog Nahariya side.
“We are proud and excited to play against Maccabi Tel Aviv for the first time in our history,” says Sacchetti.
By JERUSALEM POST SPORTS STAFF
Maccabi was handed a harsh reminder of the massive gap it will have to bridge to compete with Europe’s best with last Thursday’s emphatic 100-69 defeat in Moscow.
After suffering humbling defeat in opener, Hapoel beats Neptunas at home to improve to 1-1.
Kiryat Gat is playing in the top flight of Israeli basketball for the first time this season.
The club’s first ever championship banner was raised to the rafters ahead of the start of Saturday’s game and the hosts had little trouble registering the win.
Maccabi and CSKA to meet in the regular season for a 2nd straight year, with the Russians winning both games last term by an average margin of 20.5 points per game.
Israeli champion outplayed by Novgorod in Russia after squandering double-digit lead.
The season’s first overtime was played in Holon where the hosts claimed a tight 94-93 victory over Bnei Herzliya.
Donta Smith led the way for the defending champion with 22 points, eight rebounds and four assists.
After an impressive preseason, the rebuilt Maccabi took some time to find its rhythm on Saturday, but a 15-0 run in the third quarter was enough to secure the win.
Maccabi once more finds itself hoping to reestablish its dominance over its local rivals after failing to claim the championship for the fourth time in eight years last season.
Maccabi entered the game with an 8-0 record this summer after beating Milano 85-79 at the United Center in Chicago three days earlier.
Maccabi improved to 7-0 this summer with the 87-80 victory over Hapoel Eilat in the final of the Winner Cup on Monday.
Maccabi General Manager Danny Federman said the club is thrilled to add another exciting chapter to its long history of play in the US.
Eilat came back from a 0-2 deficit in last season’s semis to claim a 3-2 series win and send Maccabi crashing out before the BSL final for the first time since 1993.
Ness Ziona no rival for yellow-and-blue; Rishon awaits in semis after win over Holon.
The blue-and-white progressed past the first round of the European Championships for the first time since 2007.
The Israeli team succumbed to a superior, more talented Italy, losing 82-52.
After impressive group phase, blue-and-white aims to reach last eight for the first time in 12 years.
A win in the last 16 will mean the team will have two opportunities to progress to the qualifying tournament, which will take place next July.
The national team entered the game brimming with confidence after upsetting Russia and Finland to start the European Championships.
Everything seemed to fall into place in the promising 76-73 victory over Russia in Saturday’s opener, and Israel recorded yet another impressive win against Finland.
Casspi and Eliyahu combine for 28 points in second-half comeback to lead national team to 1-0.
Israel won just one of eight preparation games, showing little of the promise that saw it claim its qualifying group last summer for the first time since 2001.
Israel’s national basketball team has rarely entered the European Championships with lower expectations.
Israel faces Russia in its European Championships opener in Montpellier, France on Saturday.
Israel will play three games in as many days in Zagreb, facing Bosnia and Herzegovina on Wednesday before playing Estonia on Thursday and Croatia on Friday.
Chickens were being transported without a permit.
“This was the best lesson we could have received ahead of the European Championships."
Despite committing 19 turnovers, Serbia cruised to the win and Israel will require a much-improved performance on Sunday to have any chance of forcing a close game when the teams meet again.
The blue-and-white suffered a 75-58 loss to Macedonia on Friday and displayed only little improvement against Ukraine, despite making a late run to cut the margin.
Israel is hoping to host the next B-Pool tournament in the summer of 2017.
By JROAST SPORTS STAFF
Captain Halperin and forward Pnini, who were both starters in last summer’s qualifying campaign, were ruled out last week.
As part of their visit, Casspi and friends will also hold a basketball clinic with Maccabi Tel Aviv’s youth department on Wednesday.
The basketball face off between Maccabi Tel Aviv and Hapoel Jerusalem is a clash between Old Money Nation and Start-up Nation.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
A round-up of news around the nation.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN