January 8: 2017 opened with the return of Gregory Vargas to the Greens as Maccabi earned a big 99-65 win over Herzliya at Romema.
February 2: Oz Blayzer against three Jerusalem’s players, on the way to an impressive 86-69 home win.
March 3: Fans celebrated Purim 2017 in a festive game against Eilat at Romema.
March 3: The festival continued on the court with an 81-72 win over Eilat.
April 20: History was made! Maccabi Hunter Haifa defeated the Yellows in Tel Aviv for the first time in the regular season in franchise history with a dominant 79-63 performance.
May 15: Better Late Than Never! The Greens downed Hapoel Tel Aviv at Romema in the last game of the regular season to clinch the eighth seed in the playoffs.
May 15th: Maccabi celebrates advancing to the Israeli League quarterfinals!
June 4: After tying the series at 1-1 against Holon, Maccabi won game 3 on the road and game 4 at home – becoming the first 8th seed to defeat the 1st place team in Israeli playoff history. Final-Four time!
June 4: Victory! Offer Rahimi, in his first season as head coach, led Maccabi to the Final-Four!
June 4: Maccabi celebrated the historic quarterfinals series victory with the fans at Romema Arena! Next up, Maccabi Tel Aviv in the semifinals!
June 12: The semifinal in Yad Eliyahu started with a show by the Green fans in the stands!
June 12th: Another historic 85-74 road win over the Yellows — this time Maccabi earned a ticket to the Final!
June 12: Celebrating with the fans after the huge win over Tel Aviv!
June 15: The Final against Jerusalem brought out thousands more Green fans!
June 15: The Final started out well for the Greens and stayed close to the end.
June 15: Despite coming up short, Maccabi Hunter Haifa coach Offer Rahimi showed his appreciation for the fans. The Greens’ thrilling Cinderella run in the playoffs earned them Israeli League Runner-Up.
October 23: First win of 2017-18! Brandon Bowman’s dramatic buzzer-beater sent the game into OT against Ness Ziona as Maccabi pulled out the win at Romema.
November 19: The Greens defeated Hapoel Tel Aviv at Gan-Ner to earn their first road win of 2017-18.
December 10: The Greens brightened patients’ spirits at Rambam Children’s Hospital for Hanukkah.
December 13: 2017 finished just the way it started — a Green victory over Herzliya at Romema.
The Maccabi Haifa basketball team was one of the original eight teams to form the Israeli top division in the 1953-54 season.
The club reached 4 Israeli cup finals, in 2008/09 and in 2013/14 the team finished as runner-up. in 2012/13 the club won his first historical championship.