MACCABI HAIFA TO EMBARK ON TWO-TEAM NBA TOUR IN OCTOBER AGAINST SACRAMENTO KINGS, LA CLIPPERS

Maccabi to participate in 2nd Annual Charity Game against St. Thomas University in Miami to raise donations for underprivileged youth in Israel PEMBROKE PARK, Fla. — August 13, 2018 — The Maccabi Haifa Israeli professional basketball team today announced they will embark on their annual NBA tour in the United States against the Sacramento Kings

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Maccabi Hunter Haifa Extend Contracts of Head Coach Barak Peleg, Assistant Coach Tomer Shteinhaur

Head Coach and Assistant Coach signed through 2018-19 season The Maccabi Hunter Haifa Israeli professional basketball team today announced that they have extended the contracts of Head Coach Barak Peleg and Assistant Coach Tomer Shteinhaur through the 2018-19 season. “Our goal is to get back to the Premier League. We are confident that Barak’s coaching

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PREVIEW: Maccabi vs. Hapoel Holon

Maccabi Hunter Haifa (10-22) will host Hapoel Holon (22-10) on Thursday at 8:40 p.m at Romema Arena in the final game of the Winner League season. Despite defeating Gilboa/Galil in the Greens’ last game, for the first time in 10 years, Maccabi Hunter Haifa will be relegated to Israel’s second division after Nahariya’s last-second win

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PREVIEW: Maccabi at Gilboa/Galil

Maccabi Hunter Haifa (9-22) will travel to face Gilboa/Galil (16-15) on Thursday in the 32nd Round of the Israeli Winner League. Tip-off is scheduled for 7:05 p.m. Maccabi and Gilboa/Galil met earlier this season at Gan Ner with the Reds holding the upper hand. Gilboa/Galil comes into the contest after notching three consecutive losses. The

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PREVIEW: Maccabi at Eilat

Maccabi Hunter Haifa (7-19) will fly south as they face Hapoel Eilat (13-13) on Sunday in the 27th Round of the Israeli Winner League. Tip-off is scheduled for 6:55 p.m. Maccabi is searching for their first win of the third round after suffering a 71-68 defeat to Hapoel Jerusalem last Wednesday at Romema Arena. The

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PREVIEW: Maccabi at Ashdod

Maccabi Hunter Haifa (7-16) will travel to face third-place Maccabi Ashdod (15-9) at Hakiriya Arena on Sunday, April 15 in the 25th Round of the Israeli Winner League. Tip-off is scheduled for 8:30 p.m. Maccabi is searching for their first win of the third round after suffering an 80-71 defeat to Maccabi Tel Aviv last

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Maccabi Hunter Haifa, Shavit Center Announce Partnership to Provide Athletic Nutrition Program

The Maccabi Hunter Haifa professional basketball team and Elad Shavit, a clinical dietitian and sports nutritionist from the Wingate Academic College and owner of the Shavit Center for Health, Sports and a Healthy Lifestyle, today announced a multi-year partnership where the Shavit Center will provide an athletic nutrition program to enhance the team’s training program.

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Maccabi Hunter Haifa Sign Maccabi Haifa Youth Club Prospect Amit Alon To Three-Year Contract

The Maccabi Hunter Haifa professional basketball team of the Israeli Basketball Super League today announced that they have signed Maccabi Haifa youth department’s highest ranked point guard prospect, Amit Alon, to a three-year contract beginning next season through the 2020-21 season. Alon, 18, has led several Maccabi Haifa youth club teams to provincial, national and

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FINAL: Herzliya 79, Maccabi 75

Maccabi blows 20 point advantage after fourth quarter collapse Box Score Sitting pretty with an 18-point lead at halftime, Maccabi Hunter Haifa were poised to escape Herzliya with a much-needed victory, which would have lifted the team out of last place.  Instead, the Greens collapsed in the fourth quarter as Herzliya used a 13-0 run to

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PREVIEW: Maccabi at Herzliya

Maccabi Hunter Haifa (6-13) will travel to face Bnei Herzliya (7-12) on Monday in the 20th Round of the Israeli Winner League.  Tip-off is scheduled for 8:15 p.m. Maccabi and Bnei Herzliya met earlier this season at Romema with the Greens holding the upper hand. Herzliya comes into the contest with positive momentum after notching two consecutive

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Good Deeds Day at Ahava Village for Children & Youth

Maccabi Hunter Haifa joined in on positively impacting youth for Good Deeds Day on Tuesday.  Maccabi’s Trevor Gaskins and Tal Aviram visited the Ahava Village for Children and Youth located in Kfar Bialik to meet with the students from the boarding school. The Ahava Village for Children and Youth has been providing services to children and at-risk

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True Champions: Elia Ben Hamo

Loud cheers could be heard throughout Romema in last Monday’s game prior to tipoff.  The standing ovation was well-deserved as Elia Ben Hamo, a five-year-old who is battling cancer, was presented with the honorary game ball. A Maccabi Haifa fan from Rosh Hanikra, Elia was diagnosed with Lymphoma last November.  His parents, Nissan and Moran, describe Elia as a brave

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FINAL: Maccabi 80, Eilat 90

Maccabi stung by former Haifa guard/forward Amit Simhon’s 22 points in loss at home Box Score Maccabi Hunter Haifa was unable to match a season-high three-game winning streak, falling 90-80 to Hapoel Eilat in the 19th Round of the Winner League on Friday afternoon at Romema. The Greens were dominated on the glass — being

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FINAL: Maccabi 82, Hapoel TA 77

Trevor Gaskins shines with 17 points in Haifa debut, Greens hold on for second straight win  Box Score After a hot-start by Maccabi Hunter Haifa, the Greens thwarted a Hapoel Tel Aviv comeback attempt.  Maccabi (6-12) had the right answers in the final five minutes in an 82-77 victory over Hapoel Tel Aviv (9-9) on Sunday night

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PREVIEW: Maccabi vs. Hapoel Tel Aviv

After a 3-week hiatus, Maccabi Hunter Haifa (5-12) returns to Romema to face Hapoel Tel Aviv (9-8) on Sunday at 19:50 in the 18th Round of the Israeli Winner League.  In the previous round, the Greens overcame Nahariya at home, while the Reds from Tel Aviv suffered their second straight loss — a gut-wrenching 86-85 defeat to Gilboa Galil. Purchase Tickets to the Game New Kid

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Maccabi players visit students from Fidel association

Maccabi Hunter Haifa’s Willy Workman and Dagan Yivzori visited the Ariel School in Tirat Carmel on Monday morning to meet with students from the Fidel Association. Fidel (Alphabet in Amharic), Association for Education and Social Integration of Ethiopian Jews in Israel, was established by Ethiopian and native Israelis in 1997 in order to provide a

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Maccabi Hunter Haifa players visit The Genigar School

Two days after the Greens’ victory over Ironi Nahariya, Maccabi’s Roi Huber and Brandon Bowman took time out on Tuesday morning to visit The Genigar School for Special Education, located in Haifa, as part of the club’s Haifa Hoops for Kids community program. The Genigar School currently educates 127 students between the ages of 6-21.  The school

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FINAL: Maccabi 84, Nahariya 73

Bowman, Yivzori fourth quarter surge propel Greens to comeback victory Box Score Finally, it happened!  Maccabi Hunter Haifa celebrated their fifth win of the season in front of their fans on Sunday night, snapping a seven-game losing streak.  Brandon Bowman and Dagan Yivzori exploded in the fourth quarter to lift Haifa to an 84-73 comeback victory

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Maccabi held open clinic for children in Hoshaya

On Wednesday afternoon, Maccabi Hunter Haifa visited the Hoshaya settlement at the town’s new arena to run an open clinic for children as part of Toto-Winner’s “Toto for the Sports in Israel”. Each of the Green players divided the children into different stations to run basketball basics such as dribbling, passing, correcting shots, boxing out and

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PREVIEW: Maccabi at Hapoel Holon

Maccabi Hunter Haifa (4-11) will travel to face second-place Hapoel Holon (11-4) at Holon Toto Arena on Saturday, February 3 in the 16th Round of the Israeli Winner League.  Tip-off is scheduled for 8:10 p.m. The Greens are trying to snap a six-game league losing streak, while the Purples come into the contest after losing a home game to Sassari 103-92 in the FIBA Champions League. The Grass is Greener… Despite the loss to the Yellows from

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Maccabi visit “Regavim” school for Tu Bishvat

Maccabi Hunter Haifa took advantage of the holiday Tu Bishvat on Wednesday morning by paying a visit to the “Regavim” Special Education school in Haifa as part of the club’s Haifa Hoops for Kids program. Students from all over the north with special needs, ages 12-21, study at the “Regavim” Special Education school located in Haifa. ceremony

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PREVIEW: Maccabi at Ness Ziona

Maccabi Hunter Haifa (4-9) will travel to face Ness Ziona (4-9) on Monday in the 14th Round of the Israeli Winner League.  Tip-off is scheduled for 7:45 p.m.  Maccabi and Ness Ziona met previously in the first round at Romema in an instant classic. The Greens won in overtime after Brandon Bowman knocked down an improbable buzzer-beater

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Photo: Gal Fridman

Maccabi Hunter Haifa Sign Daniel Koperberg To Contract Extension, Agree to Double-Ticket with Afula for remainder of season

Maccabi Hunter Haifa, the 2016-17 Israeli Super League runner-up, announced today that they have signed center Daniel Koperberg to a contract through the 2019-20 season.  The team also announced that they have agreed to terms with Hapoel Afula, allowing Koperberg to play in the second division for the remainder of the season under a double-ticket. “We

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FINAL: Maccabi Hunter Haifa 79, Hapoel Jerusalem 84

Maccabi falls to Hapoel Jerusalem in thriller Box Score JERUSALEM – In a rematch of last year’s 2017 Israeli League Final, Maccabi Hunter Haifa was hoping to dethrone the reining champs, Hapoel Jerusalem, at Pais Arena on Thursday night.   Despite pushing the Reds for 40 minutes in a thrilling contest, the Greens (4-7) fell short after an 84-79 loss. “I don’t

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Photo: Gal Fridman

MACCABI HUNTER HAIFA RELEASE LUKE MARTINEZ

Maccabi Hunter Haifa, the 2016-17 Israeli Basketball Super League runner-up, announced today they have released shooting guard Luke Martinez. Martinez, 27, appeared in eight games (seven starts) for Maccabi Hunter Haifa this season and averaged 8.6 points, 2.4 rebounds and 1.8 assists while shooting 33.3 percent (14-for-42) from three-point range in 18.9 minutes.

Yivzori at Shema House

How to speak with children who are hard of hearing? Yivzori and Asayag visit “Shema House” in Haifa

Maccabi Hunter Haifa’s Dagan Yivzori and Tomer Asayag made a visit yesterday (Wednesday) to the “Shema House” in the Hadar neighborhood in Haifa. The “Shema House” in Haifa — established in 1984 —  is an educational and therapy center for children who are hard of hearing and deaf in the Haifa district. The center helps

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