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Breaking News: Casspi Traded to Cavs

By Jeremy Fine

June 30, 2011 | 1:02 pm

Omri Casspi has been shipped to Cleveland with a pick for J.J. Hickson. Casspi had wanted out of Sacramento for a while since his playing time had decreased. He should fit in nicely by running the floor with #1 pick Kyrie Irving. I think this is a good match, although it might mean the end of Anthony Parker’s tenure in Cleveland as he is a free agent with a similar skill set as Casspi.

We will keep an eye on Parker and Jordan Farmar, who signed last year with the Nets only to now be behind Deron Williams.

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  • Gabe Carimi, Wisconsin Hillel, and a Whole Lot of Optimism

    By Jeremy Fine

    June 29, 2011 | 6:30 pm

    Recently, I was a guest at a wonderful event at The Green Acres Country Club in Highland Park Illinois. The event that was hosted by University of Wisconsin Madison Hillel featured the newest Chicago Bear Gabe Carimi. The event drew a crowd full of Wisconsin Hillel supporters young... read on

  • Dodgers in Trouble

    By Jeremy Fine

    June 28, 2011 | 9:13 am

    Monday the Los Angeles Dodgers and owner Frank McCourt filed for bankruptcy. So far no word on a replacement for McCourt who has owned the Dodgers for a while. One rumor had Dallas Mavericks’ owner and newly crowned NBA Champion Mark Cuban being interested. McCourt would still like... read on

  • Finally(?) We Can Get Excited About Tennis

    By Jeremy Fine

    June 28, 2011 | 8:49 am

    A recent wikipedia page sent in by TGR fan Nat Sager, claims that ATPer Mardy Fish got married in a Jewish wedding ceremony. Now this does not mean Fish is 100% Jewish. He married a Deal or No Deal model Stacey Gardner, who could also be Jewish. Only one Jewish site or... read on

  • His Best Friend is Jewish

    By Jeremy Fine

    June 27, 2011 | 10:57 pm

    Colt Cabana got a huge shout out on Monday Night Raw tonight in the contraversial and creazy trending CM Punk speech. Check it out below. Sometimes wrestling is real.

    More on www.TheGreatRabbino.com

  • No Jews But Israel Represented

    By Jeremy Fine

    June 26, 2011 | 8:47 pm

    There were no Jews drafted in this year’s NBA drafted. In fact, none were really even considered. But Israel was presented. With the 39th pick the Golden State Warriors selected Jeremy Tyler who played for Maccabi Haifa two years ago. While Tyler was a diaster on and off the... read on

  • Congrats to Kelly Kelly

    By Jeremy Fine

    June 21, 2011 | 1:42 pm

    Congrats to Kelly Kelly on her victory over Brie Bella to capture her first WWE Divas Championship. To read more click HERE. Yes her father is Jewish. She was also named to Maxim’s 100 Hottest List. Nice streak she has going on here.
    For more check out www.TheGreatRabbino.com

  • Jewish Baseball Draft

    By Jeremy Fine

    June 19, 2011 | 4:04 pm

    JewishBaseballNews.org has a great article up on the recent MLB draft and the Jews drafted. Click HERE to read more.
    One of those draftees was Zach Bornstein, brother of Josh the creator of Jewsinbaseball.blogspot.com. Click HERE to read more about Zach.
    Also, it is VERY... 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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