Who Says Jews Aren't Ballers?

Today marks the New York opening of an interesting new documentary: “The First Basket” chronicles the contribution of Jews to basketball, and you’ll be surprised at how large and integral that contribution was.

Jordan Farmar, eat your heart out.

Here are a couple clips of the documentary:

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[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WN6BymwrSPg&eurl=http://www.thefirstbasket.com/video.html]

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ncqF52pkJs&eurl=http://www.thefirstbasket.com/video.html]

The movie opens November 14 in Los Angeles.

You can find a review of the documentary in the Forward, here.

Benjamin Schuman-Stoler


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