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Outside Bet

Jeffrey Pollack, a former promoter for the NBA, NASCAR, professional bull riders, and the World Series of Poker, is the wandering Jew of the sports industry. His latest bet: an exclusive poker league.

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Omri Casspi Is a Cleveland Cavalier

Israeli baller gets his wish and departs Sacramento

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Introducing … The Non-Jewish Conspiracy

NBA Draft lottery produces watershed moment in American Jewish history

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Court Jew

NBA coach and commentator Jeff Van Gundy is not Jewish, but his brainy banter, nebbishy looks, and nervous intensity have led fans to think otherwise

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The Joy of Stats

The brainy, numbers-crunching Jewish fans who’ve revolutionized pro sports and realized every geek fan’s dream are celebrated as heroes at the annual MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference

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David Stern Basically Called a Dictator

And he basically is one!

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King David: Stern’s 30-Year NBA Reign Comes to a Close

Commissioner David Stern made the NBA the world’s most popular sports league by running it with a stereotypically Jewish collection of traits: humor, cutthroat deal-making, and focus on the bottom line

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Stoudemire Not Jewish, But Still Kosher

Noshing challah, Knicks star is the quintessential New Yorker

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We Got Game

Think you know Jewish hoops? Pick your starting five and bring it.

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The Greatest

Basketball legend Dolph Schayes discusses the game’s past and present

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Sundown: Cantor’s Strange Non-Bedfellow

Plus Archbishop Tutu calls for boycott, and more

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Kobe Cited as Potential Future Jew

You can bet on it (but don’t)

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Farmar Heads to Jersey

And Scheyer could play for another Evil Empire

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Which Team Will Farmar Sign With?

Oh, plus that LeBron James character

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Undrafted, Scheyer Ponders Next Move

Will Jewish ex-Dukie play ball in Israel?

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Magic Number

Coach Red Holzman led the Knicks to their only championships and an auspicious 613 wins

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Latin Immigrants Are The Twelfth Tribe

And we have an official NBA team!

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Youngest NBA Scoring King, a Jew, Unseated

Durant to take top spot from 1948’s Zaslofsky

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Champion Scheyer Could Make B’ball Aliyah

If Blue Devil is undrafted, Israel awaits

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It’s Not Easy Being Casspi

My brief encounter with Israel’s first NBA player

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Daybreak: Netanyahu, A Wanted Man

Plus MoDo on the Saudis, directing indirect talks, and more in the news

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Casspi Just Does It

Israeli baller stars in Nike ad

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Omri Casspi Steps Out

Israel’s first NBA player is only going to get bigger

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Knicks Match Casspi and Heritage Night

Best Jewish marketing ploy since the post-Yom Kippur lox platter

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Sundown: Mr. ‘Kill all the Jews!’ Arraigned

Plus Brittany Murphy’s widower speaks, mazel tov Omri, and more

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Omri Casspi Is Ready For Primetime

But NBA’s first Israeli misses good hummus

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Men of the Court

Who sank the NBA’s first hoop? Meet the pioneers of basketball.