Researching Jewish Sports

On Monday, Douglas Stark wrote about the best Jewish basketball team everHis new book, The SPHAS: The Life and Times of Basketball’s Greatest Jewish Team, is now available.
Writing a book about a Jewish basketball team that had not played a meaningful game in nearly seventy years posed some challenges. The Philadelphia SPHAS were a great basketball team, but by the end of World War II, their best days were behind them.  Continue reading here.

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