“I have a great deal of motivation because it is Auschwitz,” Eliezer Sherbatov told an Israeli newspaper.
Jews own more than 30% of all major North American pro sports teams. Some are very good - and some are very, very, very bad.
The New Jersey Devils say the 18-year-old son of a Jewish mother and Catholic father is “going to change our organization.”
In the video, players can also be heard saying “Are you a Nazi?” “fk the Jews,” and fking Jews.”
“He loved New York,” his son said.
Stan Fischler is Madison Square Garden’s hockey historian, a connoisseur of bad puns and a fan of religious observance.
A youth hockey coach in suburban Vancouver was fired for posting Nazi propaganda on social media.
Stan Fischler fell in love with hockey as a kid in Brooklyn. The sportscaster dubbed ‘the Hockey Maven’ has a love affair with Israel too.
Israel has set out ‘red lines’ that Iran must not cross. Unlike hockey, it’s not always so easy to tell when they’ve been crossed — and what to do about it.
Toronto native Danny Spodek grew up with “hockey night” in Canada. Now, thanks to his efforts, there is such a thing as hockey night in Israel, too. That night is on Thursday, when Israeli immigrants from North America meet on the ice rink at Canada Centre in Metula — way up at the northern tip of Israel — to play the sport.