Jewish Journal

  • Opening Night

    By Jeremy Fine

    October 29, 2010 | 9:51 am

    NBA fans welcome to opening night.

    Omri Casspi had 10pts and 6 boards off the bench for Sacramento in a one point win over Minnesota.

    Jordan Farmar sporting a new jersey (pun intended) had 10 points and 4 assists as the Nets topped the Pistons.

    Larry Brown’s Bobcats lost... read on

  • Non-Jews Who We Wish Were Jewish

    By Jeremy Fine

    October 24, 2010 | 5:56 am

    Obviously I read about sports that are not Jewish themed as well. And while I get much nachas from our Jewish sports heroes, there are always those moments that I say “I wish he was Jewish.” Maybe it would bring me more pride. Not sure why I actually do it, probably so I had more to... read on

  • Greg Camarillo Come On Down

    By Jeremy Fine

    October 23, 2010 | 10:40 pm

    Thank you to Chaim Marcus for bring this to our attention.

    It seems Greg Camarillon slipped through the cracks. He is a JEW. Now Minnesota has a Jewish Twinkie and Viking.

    Check out ESPN’s article HERE.

  • Video of the Week - BBall in Israel

    By Jeremy Fine

    October 21, 2010 | 4:25 pm

    Thanks to Steven Freeman for sending this in. Interesting video, check it out.

  • MLB 2010 Draft

    By Jeremy Fine

    October 18, 2010 | 7:42 pm

    Thank you to Yale Asbell for sending in this list of Jews drafted in this year’s MLB draft. Much appreciated.

    List compiled by Suzy Iarusso for the Jewish Ledger.

    1. Jake Lemmerman, SS
    (Los Angeles Dodgers: 5th round, 172th overall pick). Background: Duke University.

    2. Zach... read on

  • Non-Jewish Stories We Should Applaud

    By Jeremy Fine

    October 14, 2010 | 10:25 pm

    I have only done this once before and really do not plan on doing it that often, but I wanted to make note of two events that took place during the baseball playoffs. Often we see our athletes act in ways we would never wish for our children. We hear about drugs, greed, infidelity,... read on

  • Kinsler’s 3rd Jack - In Game Update

    By Jeremy Fine

    October 12, 2010 | 8:59 pm

    Ian Kinsler has just hit his 3rd home run of the postseason of Rafael Soriano in the top of the 9th to give the Rangers a 5-1 lead. If the Rangers win this no doubt that Kinsler is the biggest reason why.

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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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