The Israeli soccer team has never fielded an Arab player in its near-80-year history. When Haaretz highlighted their racist hiring practices, Beitar announced it would be imposing 'sanctions' against the paper.
The postponement of Maccabi Haifa’s game against Jerusalem went unnoticed but was scandalous, amateurish and damaged the league.
Maccabi Tel Aviv’s difficulties, the buzz around Hapoel Jerusalem and the evergreen Meir Tapiro.
Hapoel Jerusalem is aiming to out-brand Maccabi Tel Aviv.
The success of league newcomer Nes Tziona is lovely but should not be surprising; and Maccabi Haifa is the true wonder so far this season.
The American team in yellow just uses the local league as preparation for the much more lucrative EuroLeague
Maccabi Tel Aviv lost the season opener 83-73 to Hapoel Holon. Now the coach must sort out his options.
France offered a unique combination of talent, athleticism and unity. Fortunately, it had Europe’s superstar Tony Parker as well.
The Maccabi Tel Aviv captain’s contract has been canceled. Now he should take the opportunity to come back as the 'bad boy.'
Failure? No way. Team Manager Gur Shelef is the one to blame for Maccabi losing the title.
Haifa’s historic basketball championship.
People have been saying that Hapoel Jersualem has advantages over perennial champion Maccabi Tel Aviv. But its coach decided not to do anything with them.
There’s no successor to Maccabi Tel Aviv in sight at the top of Israeli basketball.
Maccabi Tel Aviv couldn’t make it through the glass ceiling. Real Madrid paralyzed James and Smith and easily dominated the rebounds.
Hapoel’s sensational derby win was the last hoop dream set by Ussishkin fans.
The disarray resulting in a game that wasn't postponed reflects some of Israeli basketball's ills.
The poorly played and attended match-up between two of Israel's top basketball teams, Hapoel Tel Aviv and Maccabi Haifa, suggests the league is in bad shape.
Friday's loss to BC Khimki was a bitter reminder that the Mac. TA hoopsters have no go-to guy.
Maccabi Haifa’s basketball team is embroiled in a double-contract scandal.
Maccabi Tel Aviv's Pnini returns to court, but has he learned his lesson?
The fan-owned club that started off the season with a buzz is now in deep crisis - you have to wonder if they'll get out of it.
Maccabi Tel Aviv's management and the coaching staff deserve the shame of watching their captain say exactly the same things it had completely condemned. That is what happens to people who decide that Guy Pnini is worthy of being their captain.