Menschwarmers headphones Facing death threats and boycott calls, these Israeli Olympic athletes are worth watching 23 Jul
Israeli Olympic athletes are facing death threats and boycott calls ahead of the 2024 Paris Olympics, evoking memories of the tragic 1972 Munich massacre. De...
23 Jul
JTA Adidas removes 1972 Olympic sneaker ads, apologizes to Bella Hadid over Munich massacre associations 22 Jul
Amidst controversy, Adidas has removed social media ads featuring Bella Hadid from its campaign for a reissue of a sneaker from the 1972 Munich Olympics wher...
22 Jul
JTA The Jewish Sport Report: How playing for Team Israel changed Garrett Stubbs’ relationship with the country he still hopes to visit 19 Jul
Garrett Stubbs, a Philadelphia Phillies catcher, reflects on his experience playing for Team Israel in the World Baseball Classic, expressing a desire to vis...
19 Jul
JTA Adidas said it will ‘revise’ 1972 Olympic sneaker campaign that features Palestinian-American activist Bella Hadid 18 Jul
Adidas announced plans to revise its 1972 Olympic sneaker campaign featuring Palestinian-American activist Bella Hadid after facing criticism for her past st...
18 Jul
Forward Adidas chose a pro-Palestinian activist to promote its new shoe. It didn't go as planned 18 Jul
Adidas faced backlash for choosing Bella Hadid, a pro-Palestinian activist, to promote its new SL72 sneakers, referencing the 1972 Munich Olympics tragedy wh...
18 Jul
Kveller Jewish WNBA Icon Sue Bird is Now a Barbie 18 Jul
WNBA legend Sue Bird, who is Jewish on her father's side and an Israeli citizen since 2006, has been transformed into a Barbie doll as part of Mattel's Role ...
18 Jul
Forward Meet the 6 Jewish baseball players selected in the 2024 MLB Draft 18 Jul
In the 2024 MLB Draft, six Jewish players were selected, surpassing the previous year's number. Among them are outstanding athletes such as Levi Sterling, a ...
18 Jul
JTA Kobe Bryant’s late father Joe once coached a Jewish day school’s girls basketball team 17 Jul
Joe "Jellybean" Bryant, father of basketball legend Kobe Bryant, who recently passed away, is remembered for coaching the girls basketball team at a Jewish d...
17 Jul
Forward This baseball star's life paralleled Jackie Robinson's — this Jewish sportswriter wants to make sure he's not forgotten 15 Jul
Larry Doby, the American League's first African American player, faced similar challenges and discrimination as Jackie Robinson in breaking baseball's color ...
15 Jul
JTA Philadelphia Phillies catcher Garrett Stubbs makes ‘history’ — and embraces his role as a Jewish ballplayer 15 Jul
Philadelphia Phillies catcher Garrett Stubbs recently made Jewish history by being the first Jewish position player to give up a grand slam to a Jewish batte...
15 Jul
Jewish Review of Books Swimming through History 15 Jul
Alfred Nakache, a Jewish competitive swimmer born in Algeria in 1915, rose to fame in the 1930s and 1940s for his prowess in the pool, representing France at...
15 Jul
JTA The Jewish Sport Report: A Jewish preview of the 2024 Paris Olympics 12 Jul
The article provides a preview of Jewish and Israeli athletes to watch at the upcoming 2024 Paris Olympics, including notable figures like Artem Dolgopyat in...
12 Jul
JTA Mayim Bialik is producing a movie about Yeshiva U basketball’s historic 50-game winning streak 10 Jul
Mayim Bialik, the Jewish actress and former Jeopardy! host, is producing a film called "The Maccabees" about Yeshiva University's mens basketball team's hist...
10 Jul
JTA Claire Weinstein, Jessica Fox and 12 other Jewish athletes to watch in the 2024 Paris Olympics 10 Jul
The 2024 Paris Olympics will feature a strong Jewish presence, with notable athletes like Israeli gymnast Artem Dolgopyat, American wrestler Amit Elor, Austr...
10 Jul
Jewish Chronicle Legends’ thrilling run chase on Belmont and Edgware’s big day 9 Jul
Belmont and Edgware Cricket Club marked their 50th anniversary with a special legends vs current XI match at their Old Camdenians ground, showcasing the comm...
9 Jul
Jewish Insider Israel’s Olympic team prepares for sport and security 8 Jul
As the Israeli Olympic team gets ready for the 2024 Summer Games, they are not only focusing on training but also on security preparations due to potential p...
8 Jul
JTA The Jewish Sport Report: How Jacob Steinmetz is navigating minor league life as an Orthodox Jew 5 Jul
Jacob Steinmetz, the first Orthodox Jew drafted into MLB three years ago, is now navigating life in the minor leagues with the Arizona Diamondbacks. Despite ...
5 Jul
Menschwarmers headphones Beach volleyballer Sam Schachter qualified for the 2024 Olympics at the last moment. Here's how he's prepping for Paris 4 Jul
Jewish beach volleyball player Sam Schachter, who previously qualified for the 2016 Olympics in Rio, has secured a spot for the upcoming 2024 Paris Olympics ...
4 Jul
Hadassah Israeli Paralympians Are Headed to Paris Games 3 Jul
Israeli Paralympian Nina Gorodetsky, a badminton champion featured in the documentary "Nina Is an Athlete," overcame personal challenges to qualify for the P...
3 Jul
Kveller All the Jewish Shows Coming this July 3 Jul
In July, Jewish TV offerings include "Lady in the Lake," a 60s thriller on Apple TV+ starring Natalie Portman and directed by Israeli filmmaker Alma Harel. O...
3 Jul
Forward Ryan Turell, Orthodox Jewish pro basketball player, will take talents to Israel 3 Jul
Ryan Turell, the first Sabbath-observant Jew signed by an NBA team in 2022, will continue his basketball career in Israel with Ironi Ness Ziona after playing...
3 Jul
JTA Orthodox minor-league pitcher Jacob Steinmetz is eating kosher delivery, walking to the stadium on Shabbat — and staying focused on the game 3 Jul
Jacob Steinmetz, a young Orthodox Jewish minor-league pitcher for the Hillsboro Hops, is navigating the challenges of maintaining his kosher observance while...
3 Jul
JTA Orthodox basketball star Ryan Turell to join Israel’s top league 3 Jul
Orthodox Jewish basketball player Ryan Turell, known for his success in the NCAA and a brief stint in the NBAs minor G league, has signed with Ironi Ness Zio...
3 Jul
Jewish Chronicle Wolfson Hillel shoots, scores and wins the Premier League Primary Stars Football Tournament 3 Jul
Wolfson Hillel Primary School in North London emerged victorious in the Premier League Primary Stars Football Tournament representing Tottenham Hotspur, with...
3 Jul
Jewish Chronicle Howzat! Andy clean bowls them with his cricketing stats 3 Jul
Andy Zaltzman, a cricket statistician and comedian, plays a significant role in showcasing the narrative of cricket through numbers. His expertise and passio...
3 Jul
JTA The Jewish Sport Report: This Jewish hockey star will be a top-10 NHL draft pick 28 Jun
Zeev Buium, an Israeli-American defenseman, had a successful NCAA season with Denver, winning the national championship, amidst personal challenges. Buium is...
28 Jun
JTA Meet Zeev Buium, who could be the NHL’s next Jewish superstar 28 Jun
Zeev Buium, a talented young ice hockey player, has the potential to be the NHL's next Jewish star. Born to Israeli parents in the U.S., Buium's journey to h...
28 Jun
Forward NBA’s only Israeli player traded from its second-worst team to its worst 27 Jun
Deni Avdija, the only Israeli player in the NBA, has been traded from the Washington Wizards to the Portland Trail Blazers after a successful season where he...
27 Jun
Mishpacha DEEP DIVE DUBAI 25 Jun
Deep Dive Dubai is highlighted as the world's deepest pool, reaching 197 feet deep with 3.7 million gallons of water, equivalent to six Olympic-sized pools. ...
25 Jun
Forward He photographed athletes and he photographed nudes — André Steiner contained multitudes 24 Jun
Andr (born Andras) Steiner, a Hungarian-born French Jewish photographer, is being celebrated at the City of Lights Museum of the Art and History of Judaism i...
24 Jun
JTA The Jewish Sport Report: The NHL gets its first Jewish head coach in 32 years 21 Jun
Ryan Warsofsky has become the NHL's first Jewish head coach in 32 years, leading the San Jose Sharks, making him the youngest active coach in the league. Thi...
21 Jun
Jewish Chronicle Slower Silesia – a cycling holiday in Poland 19 Jun
The article describes a cycling trip through Lower Silesia, Poland, with The Slow Cyclist travel company. The author, inspired by his family ties to Poland, ...
19 Jun
Forward ‘Best friends I ever had’: Willie Mays’ treasured bond with a Jewish family 19 Jun
Willie Mays, a baseball legend facing financial struggles in 1963, found a savior in Jacob Shemano, a Jewish banker, which blossomed into a lifelong friendsh...
19 Jun
Jewish Insider Matan Adelson’s hoop dreams for Hapoel Jerusalem 19 Jun
Matan Adelson, the youngest son of Miriam and Sheldon Adelson, has taken on the challenge of transforming Hapoel Jerusalem into a prominent force in Israeli ...
19 Jun
Forward Joe Mazzulla wants to take the Celtics to Israel. Will his MVP be willing to go? 18 Jun
Boston Celtics head coach Joe Mazzulla had promised to take the team to Israel if they won the NBA championship, a pledge now fulfilled with their victory. H...
18 Jun
Menschwarmers headphones Late spring sports roundup: Zach Hyman's Oilers struggle to stay alive while Jewish baseball stars are on the rise 18 Jun
In a late spring sports roundup, The CJN's podcast discusses the performances of Jewish athletes in various sports. Atlanta Braves pitcher Max Fried is a top...
18 Jun
JTA San Jose Sharks’ Ryan Warsofsky becomes first Jewish NHL head coach in 32 years 17 Jun
Ryan Warsofsky has made history by becoming the first Jewish head coach in the NHL in over three decades when he was appointed as the head coach of the San J...
17 Jun
JTA No matter who wins the Finals, Jewish ‘NBA Countdown’ host Malika Andrews has become a star 17 Jun
Malika Andrews, host of ABC's NBA Countdown and ESPN's NBA Today, has risen to stardom as a basketball reporter and TV personality despite not being a player...
17 Jun
JTA As MLB veteran Kevin Pillar enjoys a late-career resurgence in LA, he’s come to appreciate his place as a Jewish baseball star 11 Jun
MLB veteran Kevin Pillar, currently enjoying success with the L.A. Angels, reflects on his identity as a Jewish baseball player. Growing up celebrating both ...
11 Jun
JTA The Jewish Sport Report: This Jewish publicist is Hall of Fame-bound 7 Jun
Orthodox MLB prospect Jacob Steinmetz has been impressing with his performance in Single A baseball. Meanwhile, veteran publicist Fred Sternburg, known for r...
7 Jun
Forward The NFL rookie with the name Jews cannot say aloud. (Or can they?) 7 Jun
The Indianapolis Colts signed a rookie wide receiver named Adonai Mitchell, prompting a dilemma for Jewish football fans due to the use of a Hebrew name for ...
7 Jun
JTA Jewish publicist and noted ‘good guy’ Fred Sternburg joins the International Boxing Hall of Fame 6 Jun
Fred Sternburg, a Jewish publicist known for his work in boxing and Judaism, has been inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame. Sternburg, who has...
6 Jun
JTA Hulu’s ‘Clipped’ dramatizes the real story of Jewish LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling’s sordid downfall 4 Jun
The Hulu miniseries "Clipped" dramatizes the story of former Jewish L.A. Clippers owner Donald Sterling's downfall, focusing on his lifetime ban from the NBA...
4 Jun
JTA The Jewish Sport Report: Is this the year Max Fried finally wins the Cy Young? 31 May
Max Fried, the Atlanta Braves pitcher, is having a standout season with impressive statistics and performances, potentially putting him in the running for th...
31 May
JTA The Jewish Sport Report: Israeli basketball team reunites in NYC after being torn apart by Oct. 7 24 May
An Israeli high school basketball team from the Eshkol Regional Council in Israel, torn apart by the Oct. 7 attack, reunited in New York as part of an initia...
24 May
Forward How Kyrie Irving's antisemitism scandal vanished 24 May
Kyrie Irving's brief foray into promoting a documentary with antisemitic content, including Holocaust denial, sparked controversy but has largely faded from ...
24 May
Forward 'Inside the NBA' was good for the Jews 23 May
The article discusses the impact of TNT's 'Inside the NBA' show, particularly in handling sensitive topics like the controversy involving NBA star Kyrie Irvi...
23 May
JTA Separated after Oct. 7, an Israeli high school basketball team reunites in NYC 23 May
An Israeli high school basketball team from the Eshkol Regional Council in Israel, who were separated after a tragic attack by Hamas, reunited in New York Ci...
23 May
Menschwarmers headphones Examining the many overlapping stereotypes faced by Jewish and Asian athletes 22 May
The Menschwarmers podcast explores the shared stereotypes and societal challenges faced by Jewish and Asian athletes, highlighting similarities such as immig...
22 May
Forward With antisemitism scandal behind him, Kyrie Irving is thriving — and Jewish Mavericks fans are cheering him on 22 May
Since his antisemitism scandal, NBA star Kyrie Irving has not only moved to the Dallas Mavericks but has also helped elevate the team to the Western Conferen...
22 May