omri casspi

Foreign players reactions show Israel must embrace own athletes - opinion

Talent development is thrust into the spotlight with many imports voicing concerns and leaving the country amid conflict with Hamas.

By JOSHUA HALICKMAN
20/05/2021

Israeli clubs face crucial continental clashes

Maccabi Tel Aviv has a pair of Euroleague contests, while Jerusalem needs help in Champions League.

By JOSHUA HALICKMAN
25/01/2021

Casspi, DiBartolomeo return for Mac TA

Busy Hapoel Jerusalem tops Holon • Beersheba crushes Nahariya • 1st-place Eilat stays hot

By JOSHUA HALICKMAN
24/11/2020

All eyes on Israeli hoops phenom Avdija

Projected as a top pick in next week’s NBA draft, the sky’s the limit for 19-year-old swingman

By JOSHUA HALICKMAN
12/11/2020

Maccabi TA among Euroleague contenders

New format and revamped rosters the top storylines in elite continental basketball competition

AFTER 10 seasons in the NBA, Israeli forward Omri Casspi has returned, this week signing a three-yea

Israel’s basketball son returns home from NBA

While he may have ideally wanted to play for another season or two in NBA, Casspi has no regrets about his move back to Maccabi.

By JOSHUA HALICKMAN
16/08/2019
Memphis Grizzlies forward Omri Casspi (18) goes to the basket

Who is Omri Casspi?

Israeli Professional Basketball Player.

MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES’ forward Omri Casspi

Sidelined Omri Casspi to undergo surgery for torn meniscus

Casspi, 30, has averaged 6.3 points and 3.2 rebounds in 36 games off the bench this season, while shooting 53.4 percent from the field and 34.9 percent from deep.

By JERUSALEM POST SPORTS STAFF
03/02/2019
Memphis Grizzlies forward Omri Casspi (18) goes to the basket

Reports: Omri Casspi spars with teammate, restrained, after loss

Memphis coach Bernie Bickerstaff called a closed-door locker-room meeting with players and coaches following the Grizzlies' third straight loss, during which Temple had a physical altercation.

By REUTERS
03/01/2019
Omri Casspi

Casspi gracious after being waived by Warriors

Israeli star player: "I want to stay in the NBA."

10/04/2018
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