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  • Israel’s Olympians heading to London thinking medals, remembering slain countrymen

    July 9, 2012 | 10:51 am

    Israelis and their Summer Olympics athletes are eyeing the upcoming London Games with excitement and disappointment.

    The athletes are hoping that for the sixth straight summer Games, at least one of them will come home with a medal. Yet they are well aware that the International...

  • NBA Cavalier Omri Casspi a slam dunk for Israel

    By Lauren Bottner

    November 15, 2011 | 11:39 am

    Omri Casspi is done waiting around for the NBA season to start. Haaretz reports that he has signed with the Maccabi Tel Aviv basketball team amidst the lockout between NBA owners and the basketball players. 

    Casspi previously played two seasons with the Sacramento Kings and was...

  • Athlete of the Month

    By Ari Morguelan

    February 15, 2001 | 7:00 pm

    Kim Taylor, a 17-year-old San Fernando Valley native and senior at Chaminade High School, is our athlete for February. Kim was nominated by Maccabi games coaches Kobi Goren and Phil Bendenson, and with good reason.

    Taylor is leading Chaminade's soccer team toward a state...