The Illini’s Lieb and Liss Hold Clinic

Illini Center Brandon Lieb and former Forward Cameron Liss came to the Northbrook JCC with Congregation Bnai Tikvah to hold the first ever Big Time Jewish Sports Experience. Alongside The Great Rabbino founder Rabbi Jeremy Fine the clinic include skills, competitions, and autographs! Stay tuned for 2023!

NBA, NCAA, & Israeli Basketball – Amare, Pearl, and Freedom!

Recently, Bruce Pearl took the Auburn Tigers to Israel for a team-wide trip. There they played the Israeli National Team include Deni Avdija and Yam Madar. Israel won in a hard fought game. Also in Israel Enes Kantor Freedom opened a basketball camp in Jerusalem to bring Muslim, Israelis, and Christians together. Read more HERE….

Baruch Ha’Bah Jake Curhan

Welcome Jake Curhan to the NFL. The Offensive Lineman played 15 games last season and has started 5 games total. He went undrafted out of California but now is a vital part of the post Russell Wilson Seahawks era. Baruch Ha’bah!

Ali Marpet Suddenly Retires

Ali Marpet has suddenly retired from the NFL. The 2021 Pro Bowler and Super Bowl LV Champion has called it a career at age 28 with 2 years left on his contract each year worth $10M. Marpet told Sports Illustrated “I loved playing football. But one of my strongest values is health and if I’m…

Israeli Gold Medals

This summer Israel took several Gold Medals in European Championships! In aquatics “Israeli swimmer Anastasia Gorbenko .. defended her title in the 200-meter individual medley stopping the clock at 2 minutes and 10.92 seconds at the 2022 European Aquatics Championships in Rome” (Israel Hayom). While over in Munich, Artem Dolgopyat took Gold in Artistic Gymnastics…

Mazel Tov Sue Bird on Your Retirement!

Undoubtedly a Hall of Famer and arguably the greatest WNBA player of All-Time, Sue Bird is hanging up her sneakers. Below are her accolades: Mazel Tov on an Unparalleled career!