Last night’s NBA Draft was the last one for commissioner David Stern, who has been in the office since 1984.
David Stern, the commissioner of the National Basketball Association, said he will be retiring in 2014 after 30 years in the position.
Call it circumstantial Zionism. There’s been a recent uptick in North American aliyah -- of basketball players.
Some still affectionately refer to the game that they and top coaches such as Red Sarachek and Red Auerbach developed -- emphasizing teamwork, crisp passing and defense -- as "Jew ball."