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Canada Joins Call to Honor Israelis Slain at Munich

Canada is the latest country asking the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to pay tribute to 11 Israeli team members killed by Palestinian terrorists at...

Ungar, 17, Gets Drafted by the Nationals

Max Ungar, a 17-year-old graduate of the Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School in Rockville, Maryland—an all Jewish high-school—has been drafted in the 36th...

Former Jewish Football Star Elected to the Jewish Hall of Fame

Former Temple University and Pittsburgh Steelers Tight End Randy Grossman has been selected for induction to the National Jewish Sports Hall of Fame and...

Guide Dogs Giving Eyes to the People of Israel; Helping Blind Athletes Get Back into the Game

It was around Chanukah of 1986 when Noach Braun had came to the United States from Israel with a mission: to create an organization...

Yankees Sweep Subway Series

It’s that time of the year again sports fans, the 2012 edition of the  “Subway Series” when the Yankees and Mets go at it...

Giving up Everest to Save a Life

Israeli mountain-climber Nadav Ben Yehuda trained for two years to scale Mount Everest. He gave up that dream 300 meters from the summit to...

Santana Pitches First No-Hitter in Mets History!

The Mets returned home after an impressive road trip and had played for twenty consecutive days. After a much needed off day on...

Tigers’s Young Yet to Receive a Plea Deal

Detroit Tigers outfielder Delmon Young, who was accused of making anti-Semitic remarks outside a Manhattan hotel earlier this year, has yet to receive a...

Israeli Turns Away From Everest Summit to Rescue Turkish Climber

Israeli mountain climber Nadav Ben Yehuda gave up on his dream to climb Mt. Everest with just 300 meters to go before reaching the...

IOC Rejects Request for Moment of Silence for Munich Olympics Victims

The International Olympic Committee – the group that oversees the world’s most famous athletic competition – has officially rejected a request by Israel to...

Athletic Director at Touro Honored by Yeshiva HS Basketball Association

Irv Bader was the guest of honor at the Yeshiva High School Basketball Association’s reunion dinner. The dinner recognized Bader’s over 50 years of dedication...

Rangers and Devils Battle it Out

After needing seven games to win their series in the first two rounds of the NHL playoffs, the NY Rangers find themselves in another...

Nice Jewish Boy Signs with Cleveland Browns

Mitchell Schwartz, a Jewish athlete who played offensive line for the University of California, Berkeley (Cal) football team from 2008 to 2011, was selected...

Rangers Advance, as the Knicks are Sent Packing

It has been an exciting and fun 2012 playoff run for both the Knicks and Rangers this season. Both Garden tenants came out fighting...

UJA-Federation of NY Honors Steranka at Luncheon

Joe Steranka, CEO of The Professional Golfers’ Association (PGA), was honored at a large gathering held by the UJA- Federation of NY at its...

Jewish Basketball Stars to Offer Youth Camps in Cleveland

Omri Casspi, an NBA player for the Cleveland Cavaliers squad, and Tamir Goodman, the Orthodox Jew who was dubbed “Jewish Jordan” by Sports Illustrated...

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