Basketball at the 2009 Maccabiah Games

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Basketball at the 2009 Maccabiah Games
Tournament details
Host country Israel
Dates 14 July - 22 July
Teams 10 men's + 3 women's (from 3 confederations)
Venue(s) 3 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions United States
Runners-up Israel
Third place Canada
Fourth place Argentina
All statistics correct as of 11:40, 17 April 2009 (UTC).
Basketball at the
2009 Maccabiah Games
Basketball pictogram.svg
men  women
men  women

Basketball tournaments at the 2009 Maccabiah Games were held from July 14, 2009 to July 22, 2009.

The competitions were held at Ra'anana. The defending champions were Israel for men and United States for women. The United States team was coached by Bruce Pearl.

Both finals were played at MetroWest Arena. In the men's Gold Medal Game, the United States defeated Israel 95-86 in overtime. Dan Grunfeld led the Americans with 25 points, and was voted Most Valuable Player. Canada defeated Argentina to take the bronze.


  • MetroWest Arena
  • Heichal Aviv
  • Lev Hapark