Archive for January, 2012
All-Star teams vs. All-Star games: Why bother playing the game if all you’re gonna do is show up?
The mixed doubles team of Andy Ram (ISR) and Yaroslava Shvedova (KAZ) lost in the second round to Bethanie Mattek-Sands USA and Horia Tecau ROU, 6-4, 7-6. Also eliminated in the second round of mixed doubles play: Scott Lipsky (USA) and Vladimira Uhlirova (CZE), defeated by Liezel Huber (USA) and Colin Fleming (GBR).6-3, 6-2. Lipsky [...]
Welcome to the club, Trevor Smith. The Tampa Bay Lightning center joins the list of Jice.
Lest we forget: Bill Mardo, a journalist for The Daily Worker who helped agitate to allow African Americans to play organized baseball, dies at 88.
Jewps update, Jan. 26: Farmar, Casspi score big in win, loss, respectively.
grossman – dallas; blum- nashville; trevor smith-tampa.
Jice update: With the All-Star game signaling the unofficial midway point in the NHL season, here’s a look at how the Jewish NHLers are doing.
Jewps update, Jan. 25: Farmar making most of opportunities, Larry brown returning to coach?
Sandy at the bat: based on a post from Jewish Baseball News, I composed this little big of doggerel with apologies to Ernest L. Thayer.
Pass the popcorn: Jonah Hill, Aaron Sorkin pick up Oscar nominations for Moneyball