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  • Forget Braun, new film reminds us we have Al Rosen to go with Koufax and Greenberg

    August 26, 2013 | 4:20 pm

    When Ryan Braun was named the National League’s Most Valuable Player in 2011, Jewish sports nuts talked about whether the Milwaukee Brewers’ slugger would end up in the pantheon with Hank Greenberg and Sandy Koufax.

    Following Major League Baseball’s recent suspension of Braun for...

  • Braun said specimen collector was anti-Semite to drum up support in ’12

    August 19, 2013 | 9:50 am

    Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun during his appeal of a drug suspension in 2012 told players on opposing teams that the collector of his urine sample was an anti-Semite.

    Braun, the son of an Israeli-born Jewish father, was suspended in July for the remainder of this season...

  • A leading player

    June 5, 2013 | 11:18 am

    Gabe Freeman had always dreamed of playing tackle football but never imagined he actually would. None of his family members or friends played the game, and when he joined Milken Community High School in 2009, the institution — like many other Jewish private schools — offered no...

  • Iverson signing on with Maccabi Haifa for U.S. games—and maybe longer

    October 4, 2012 | 1:50 pm

    UPDATE: Reports that Allen Iverson will play for Maccabi Haifa are false

    Former NBA Most Valuable Player Allen Iverson reportedly will play for Maccabi Haifa in its two exhibition games against NBA teams -- and perhaps longer.

    Iverson, 37, will suit up for the Israeli squad...

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  • The NBA’s next Israeli player? [VIDEO]

    July 2, 2012 | 5:40 pm

    National Basketball Association teams, fans and analysts seem to be in a constant search for the “next Michael Jordan,” looking for a player to duplicate the feats of the six-time champion and five-time Most Valuable Player many consider the best ever in his sport.

    Lior Eliyahu...

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