Olympics were the name of the game as Allon Sinai of The Jerusalem Post, JPost.com came on board to tell us all about the action & activity on and off the playing fields in London! The London 2012 Olympics so far have been full of surprises in the pool and around the town, plus we take a look at the Israelis such as Lee Kortzits & Alice Schlesinger that have so far taken part in the games! We also took a look at the Israel Soccer League with Kiryat Shemona & Bnei Yehuda playing UEFA Champions League & Europa League Qualifying matches and the upcoming domestic Toto Cup competition.
Jeremy Last of The Last Word joined The Sports Rabbi from Coventry where he is covering the Men’s & Women’s Olympic Football! He broke down the action on the pitch and described the atmosphere he has witnessed thus far!
Up next was Sharon Kabilyo of One.co.il and One TV graced The Sports Rabbi airwaves as we talked all about the Israel National Basketball team who are about to embark on a pre-Eurobasket 2013 Qualifying Tournament here in Israel! There are games taking place Saturday, Sunday & Tuesday evenings at Maccabi House in Rishon Le’Zion featuring NBA Star Omri Casspi as well as Lior Eliyahu, Alex Tyus & others! Check out This great opportunity for FREE!!! Only This coming week!!! And you must check out Sharon Kabilyo’s work covering basketball here in Israel, there is no one better than Sharon!
Beau Dure of Sports Myriad My came on board to talk more Olympic surprises! we also discussed Major League Soccer and MMA! Check out his fabulous website and follow him on Twitter @duresport .
Jon Scheiman of True Hoops NY was up next as we had a great debate about the 1992 USA Dream Team Vs. The 2012 Edition!!! We looked at positions and players from Michael Jordan, Chris Mullin, Patrick Ewing & Magic Johnson to Kevin Durant, Kobe Bryant & LeBron James!!! Join in on the fun!!!
Lastly Dave Faris The Sports Rabbi’s MLB correspondent & I discussed the MLB trade deadline deals from Hunter Pence & Zack Greinke to Ichiro Suzuki & Hanley Ramirez!