Next month the action goes down at Madison Square Garden when The New York Nicks play Maccabi Elite Tel Aviv in a game of hoops that promises to be exciting.
No, the Israel team wasn’t catapulted into the NBA in some sort of parallel universe happenstance.
It’s a fundraiser game during Hoops and Dreams Week and all the proceeds will go to American Friends of Migdal Ohr. Migdal Ohr [Lighthouse] is Israel’s largest youth village providing homes, educations and opportunity for some 6,500 young people.
Read about the game and the village in this story.
Friday, September 21
From David Brinn & Co. at Israelity: