An NBA star, a viral video and a rivalry between two Orthodox high schools.
The 6-5 guard, known for his passing and scoring, along with his basketball intellect, played sparingly in his one season for Maccabi Tel Aviv.
Georgia Tech’s Josh Pastner became the first Jewish head coach to lead a college basketball team to win an Atlantic Coast Conference championship, topping a division that includes titans Duke and North Carolina and becoming another example of the renaissance for Jews in American sports.
What’s strange about Deni’s loss of playing time is that in the games leading up to that dud, he didn’t seem to be playing any worse.
It’s only been two games, preseason games at that, but Deni doesn’t just look promising. He looks good.
Israeli basketball player Deni Avdija to join NBA
Mark Shepard went toe to toe with Stephen Jackson on anti-Semitism
Jews do not “own all the banks.” No, not even the Rothschilds.
Stephen Jackson speaks with Rabbi David Wolpe about anti-semitism
Jews own more than 30% of all major North American pro sports teams. Some are very good - and some are very, very, very bad.