Jewish Journal

2010 NFL Preview

By Jeremy Fine

August 31, 2010 | 2:09 pm

The Jewish NFL preview is nowhere as big or interesting as an NCAA Basketball or Major League Baseball season. There are however a few stories lines that people keep an eye on. Below is a... read on

  • Top 10 Current Most Jewish Franchises in Sports

    By Jeremy Fine

    August 29, 2010 | 3:38 pm

    Recently we took a look at the top 10 most important Jews in sports. Today we look at the most important current Jewish franchises in sports. What constitutes as a Jewish franchise? Really anything from a Jewish owner, history, players, announcers, food, or anything else that the... read on

  • Interview: The Designated Hebrew - Ron Blomberg

    By Jeremy Fine

    August 19, 2010 | 2:49 pm

    A while back I met up with Former Yankee (and White Sox) Ron Blomberg. Blomberg, besides being one hell of a good guy, was the first designated hitter ever. He batted .293 for his career, which was shortened due to injuries. But before he got banged up he was a tremendous athlete. He... read on

  • Lebron, a Rabbi, and The Crazy Jewish NBA Offseason

    By Jeremy Fine

    August 12, 2010 | 4:00 pm

    Nothing in the Jewish sports world has been a bigger story as of late as Amare Stoudemire visiting Israel. First he wasn’t Jewish, then he was, now he isn’t again but wishing me a Boker Tov on my Twitter account. Its just plan crazy. Maybe the craziest thing I have ever heard, that... read on

  • Top 7 Jewish Sports Stories of the Decade

    By Jeremy Fine

    August 11, 2010 | 10:07 am

    What could story #1 be? We have gone through baseball, basketball, hockey, wrestling and even swimming. And this story I bet is a sport that very few people even care about. No, I am not talking about soccer. To get a better sense of what I am talking about watching this video.

    ... read on
  • Hebrew Speaking/Israel Loving NBA Stars

    By Jeremy Fine

    August 8, 2010 | 2:05 pm



  • Top 7 Jewish Sports Stories of the Decade

    By Jeremy Fine

    August 4, 2010 | 10:04 am

    Story #2 might sound like a repeat from 1965. As well all know, maybe the most well known Jewish sports story of All time, Sandy Koufax did not pitch game 1 of the World Series because of Yom Kippur. To think about what that meant to not only the Jewish youth but Jews everywhere is... read on


    By Jeremy Fine

    August 2, 2010 | 12:10 pm

    There seems to be conflicting reports. Here is some recent news on the situation.

    Sent in by TGR correspondent Rabbi Erez Sherman:

    I am at the David Citadel…..was having shabbat
    breakfast…....and Amare Stoudemire was sitting at the table next to

    He was wearing a Jerusalem... read on

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    Rabbi Jeremy Fine is the Assistant Rabbi at Temple of Aaron in St. Paul MN. He was ordained from the Jewish Theological Seminary where he also received a Masters in Jewish...

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