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September 1, 2016 5:42 pm
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Report: Former NBA All-Star Stoudemire Fitting in Well With New Team in Jerusalem, Hasn’t Asked for Preferential Treatment

Former NBA all-star forward Amar’e Stoudemire, who recently signed a two-year contract with Hapoel Jerusalem, is fitting in well with his new teammates as they...

December 8, 2014 11:42 am
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Pelicans Sign Israeli Point Guard Gal Mekel

JNS.org - The New Orleans Pelicans signed point guard Gal Mekel, who last season became the second Israeli-born player in the National Basketball Association...

September 10, 2013 2:03 pm
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Yom Kippur Conflict Cuts Guests From Wedding of Basketball Star LeBron James This Weekend

Good thing for NBA superstar LeBron James that he plays in an era when Jewish representation in the league is confined to basketball's front offices....

August 29, 2011 9:35 pm
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Casspi Career Takes Unexpected Turn

David Federman, co-owner of Maccabi Tel Aviv, recently announced to Israeli media that his club had negotiated and signed a deal with 23-year-old Israeli NBA...

August 17, 2011 12:34 pm
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Omri Caspi Returns to Tel Aviv

After recently being traded to the NBA's Cleveland Cavaliers, 23-year-old small forward, Omri Casspi has decided to rejoin his former Israeli team - Maccabi Tel...

August 10, 2011 9:39 am
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NBA Lockout Brings Farmar to Israel

Due to the ongoing 2011 NBA Season lockout, Jordan Farmar, the New Jersey Nets' point guard, has signed a contract to play for the Maccabi...

July 25, 2011 10:12 am
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Trade Brings Omri Casspi To Cleveland

Omri Casspi, the Sacramento Kings', 23-year-old Israeli-born small forward, was traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers in exchange for power forward J.J. Hickson. The swap deal...

March 23, 2011 12:44 pm
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One on One with Tal Brody

An iconic figure in the world of sports, famous for his prestigious tenure playing with the Maccabi Tel Aviv Basketball team in Israel during the...

Features

Israeli Program Helps Aspiring High-Tech Entrepreneurs

JNS.org - As a teenager, Asher Dale created a phone application called “Three Good Things -- A Happiness Journal.” The app sends...

From Start-Up Nation to Ramp-Up Nation: Israel’s New Approach to Innovation

JNS.org - Dan Senor and Saul Singer’s 2009 book, Start-Up Nation: The Story of...

Hamas’ Promise to End Terror Is Seen as ‘Highly Unlikely’

JNS.org - Under the new unity deal brokered last week between Hamas and the Palestinian Authority’s (PA) ruling Fatah party, Hamas...

World

Leading Neo-Nazi Urges Supporters to Target Jewish, Black Institutions Near...

The head of a leading neo-Nazi website is encouraging people who are unable to attend white supremacist Richard Spencer's talk at the University...

Israel

Israeli Reps Exit Inter-Parliamentary Union Assembly After Muslim Harassmen...

JNS.org - In the wake of Israel announcing its withdrawal from United Nations cultural body UNESCO due to anti-Israel bias, Israeli...

Middle East

Kurds Flee Homes in Northern Iraq as Iraqi Forces Take Control

Thousands of Kurdish civilians fled their homes in northern Iraq on Wednesday, fearing harassment by government forces and Shiite militias who have taken control of a vast swath of territory from...

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