The 5 Most Sportsmanlike Hockey Players

Each year, the National Hockey League awards one player with the “Lady Byng Memorial Trophy”. It is given to the player adjudged to have exhibited the best type of sportsmanship and gentlemanly conduct combined with a high standard of playing ability. To win the award, you have to be a top point producer in the league, while maintaining composure in high-pressure situations. Typically, the best … Continue reading The 5 Most Sportsmanlike Hockey Players

Day 1: Pure Loving-Kindess

Today is day one of the Omer. Hesed sheb’hesed. Within loving-kindness there is loving-kindness.  Which basketball player (who wore the #1) most embodies pure hesed? That is our goal, as we begin the Omer tonight. For the first week, we will focus on players who embody hesed, an open-hearted, free-flowing form of loving-kindness. Each day will carry a secondary value, but today is all about … Continue reading Day 1: Pure Loving-Kindess