November 9, 2011
Jordan Farmar’s experience playing basketball in Israel
Farmar has long been an interesting story. And now that he’s playing for Maccabi Tel Aviv during the NBA lockout and applying for Israeli citizenship, it’s getting more interesting. PRI’s The World produced the above video report and this story:
But this isn’t exactly a returning home for Farmar. His mother is Jewish; his stepfather is Israeli. But Farmar grew up in LA and doesn’t consider himself a religious Jew.
Actually ... it sounds like he should be right at home in Israel.