I once wrote an article counting down the top Jewish baseball athletes, which can be viewed here:
But, then I figured, with Jews' success in boxing, Olympics, and basketball, not to mention a few Jews in hockey and football, I figured why not count down the best in all sports.
And why the top 18 ever, not 20?
Because we Jews are superstitious and 18 is a lucky number.
So, I wish all Jewish players luck, even the Red Sox's Kevin Youkilis, and here are the best Jewish athletes ever: