Jews & Sports


Rabbi Mordechai "Big Mo" Siev is in charge of Jewish student activities.

Current Sports Topic:


Israel Tennis Champ Quits in Middle of Match for Yom Kippur (Tennis)

Selected Sports Archives

Basketball, Football (Soccer), Football (American), Baseball, Track&Field, Olympics, Mountain Climbing, Martial arts, Boxing, Surfing, Tennis, Table Tennis, Golf, Marathon Dancing, Board Games, Card Games

Sports Heroes

Sports Lessons

NBA's Greatest Scorer and Chief Rabbi Lau (basketball)

To the NBA and Tefillin (basketball)

Return of an Israeli Basketball Star (Basketball - Doron Sheffer)

Tamir Goodman - The Next Generation (basketball)

"The Omri Casspi-Tamir Goodman Team" (Basketball)

Yom Kippur Support in England (International Football)

From Helmet to Kipa (American Football)

"The Football Hagaddah" (American Football)

The Newest Jewish Face of American Football

First Jew in the Baseball Hall of Fame

Israel Professional Baseball League Opening Day

A Gift for Sandy Koufax (Baseball)

Al Rosen 1924-2015 - 1953 MVP

Carew a Jew? (Baseball)

Passing the Jewish Mantle (Baseball)

"Jewish Father of the World Series" (Baseball)

"Rabbis Rouse Reds’ Rookie to Raise Awareness" (baseball)

"Chabad Rabbi Climbs Mt. Everest in Full Chassidic Regalia!" (Mountain Climbing)

"Yeshiva Cross-Country Runner Saves Competitor's Life, Then Finishes Race" (Track & Field)

A True Champion (Boxing)

The Wrestling Rabbi(Martial arts)

The Flying Breslav Chasid (Martial Arts)

Shabbat Observance at Beijing Olympics (taekwondo)

Israel Tennis Champ Quits in Middle of Match for Yom Kippur (tennis)

Chabadnik in Guinness Book of Records!(Marathon Dancing)

"The Orthodox-Jewish International Grandmaster" (Chess)

"Pre-Teen Ping Pong Phenom Forfeits Shabbat Championship Match" (Table Tennis)

Hasidic Jew to Carry Olympic Torch in England (Olympic Games 2012)

"NBA Finals: Israel and the Other Coach!" (basketball)

Chassidic Thought for the Super Bowl (American Football)

"What the Super Bowl Can Teach Us About Life"l (American Football)

"Two Minutes Warning" (American Football)

"The Rebbetzin and the Dream Team" (American Football)

"Panthers, Steelers and Fans Receive Rabbinical Encouragement" (American Football)

With Tefilin to the Playoffs (American Football)

"Soccer in the Talmud" (International Football)

"Losing the Game, Winning the Match" (International Football)

"Behind the World Cup" (International Football)

"A Nine-Year-Old Soccer Hero in Hawaii" (International Football)

Stretching a Triple (Baseball)

Kabbalah of Baseball (Baseball)

Pennants and Pennance (Baseball)

Foul Ball (Baseball)

"Play Ball!" (Baseball)

Glatt Stadiums (Baseball)

"Kaddish at Fenway" (Baseball)

"The Attraction of Jews to Baseball" (Baseball)

Retirement Number (Basketball)

Rabbi Hoops (Basketball)

"Shabbat Basketball in Texas" (H.S. Basketball)

"Kosher Hot Dog Stand a Slam Dunk at Kansas U" (Basketball)

Kosher food at Wimbledon (tennis)

"Israeli International Team Fined for Refusing to Play on Yom Kippur" (Tennis)

"Shabbat vs. Partication in the 2016 Rio Olympics" (Summer Olympics)

A Surfing Rosh HaShanah (Surfing)

The Four-Minute Mile Barrier (Track)

Torah at the First Tee (Golf)

"Australian Rules" (Cricket and Australian Football)

From Kings to Pawns (Chess)

Bridge Weeks (Contract Bridge)

Learning from Games (Scrabble and others)

Learning the Rules (Checkers)


Sports Verses in the Torah

Olympic Swimming

"The Rabbis and the Racetrack" (horseracing)

"Kosher Footballs" (American Football)

"The N.Y. Knicks Are the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict of Basketball!" (Basketball)


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