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A Look At Yeshiva Basketball Through The Years

Short shorts, converse sneakers, and a cameo by young Alan Dershowitz

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Where’s the Jewish Jeremy Lin? Maybe Playing in New York’s Yeshiva League

At the Heschel School, an ambitious plan to become a basketball powerhouse is paying off and turning scholars into ballers

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Dwight Howard Gave Omri Casspi a Rolex for Christmas

Casspi has come a long way from the industrial town of Holon

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Omri Casspi Brought His Mom to the White House Hanukkah Party

The Rockets small forward is also having a breakout NBA season

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Aspiring Basketball Stars Head to Suburban Westchester, Where the ‘Shot Doctor’ Is In

John Goldman relies on geometry and practice to help players from NBA star Elton Brand to actor Elliott Gould

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Why My Home Team Will Always Be Detroit, Even Though I Live in Boston

My father started rooting for Detroit when Hank Greenberg played for the Tigers. Now it’s an enduring family tradition.

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Omri Casspi to Sign With the Houston Rockets

The Israeli forward will ball in Texas with Dwight Howard

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Stoudemire Bids on Israeli Basketball Team

New York Knick joins investor group trying to buy Hapoel Jerusalem

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Meet the Jerusalem Old City Basketball Legend Known as Issa 6

In search of an Old City street-ball legend whose hoop dreams were as knotted as the Holy Land

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One Year Later, Beren Makes Another Run

The Orthodox school’s basketball team goes deep again in state playoffs

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Omri Casspi Is Literally Sick of Riding the Bench

The Israeli baller is hospitalized after appendectomy

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Legend of the Jewish Dwight Howard Grows

But Northwestern center Aaron Liberman just wants to play

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Harvard Basketball’s Whiz Kid

Yanni Hufnagel, the Crimson’s assistant coach, is one of the most promising recruiters in the sport

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NBA Commish Is Apparently the Grinch

Bruce Jenkins says David Stern hates Christmas

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David Stern to Step Down as NBA Commish

The 30-year reign of David J. Stern will end in 2014

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Art Heyman (1941-2012)

The basketball star known as “The Pest” is at rest

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Tony Romo Plays Jewball

The Dallas Cowboys Quarterback has been hooping in a JCC league all summer—and he isn’t holding back.

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Fast Break by Ed Hirsch

A reading for tonight’s NBA Finals Game 5

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Oh, Amar’e. ‘You Do Stupid Things Sometimes.’

Dolph Schayes on the NBA playoffs

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Grand Rabbinate of the NCAA

Jewish college basketball coaches will gather for their annual Final Four bagel brunch on Saturday, despite scandals surrounding two founding members

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Mad Men

Trash-talking in the locker room, all-nighters by the TV—March Madness hits Israel, thanks to former NCAA ballers who play in the Israeli League

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The Madness Descends

And we’ve got an eye for the Tigers

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Sundown: Hama Then, Homs Now

Plus Jew-school advances to championship, the AIPAC Three, and more

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Wilt’s Game, as Remembered by the Scorekeeper

Harvey Pollack kept the stats for Chamberlain’s 100 points

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Orthodox School Can Now Compete in Tournament

Basketball semifinal will be played Friday afternoon following judge’s order

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Five Jews, One Ball

Today on Tablet

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How The (Jewish) Fans Corporatized Sports

Plus, Jewspotting in our time

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Player Toys With Converting to Join Tel Aviv

But becoming Jewish requires more than standing on one foot

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Sundown: Confessions of an Ex-Columnist

Plus Israel stays course regarding Turkey, and more

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Daybreak: U.N. Bloc Moves Against Syria

Plus, further Gaza warring, bulking Southern defenses, and more in the news

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