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Dave Wiggins

Former longtime Japan resident Dave Wiggins, who was a sports columnist and television analyst in Tokyo, is now a sports writer based in Vero Beach, Florida. He contributes a bi-monthly column on the North American sports scene to The Japan Times. Wiggins, who was a TV sportscaster in Hawaii for several years prior to his time in Japan, is known for his keen observations and acerbic wit. In 2006 he was honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Foreign Sportswriters Association of Japan.

For Dave Wiggins's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Magic's Gordon learning how to deal with NBA grind

| Mar 22, 2016

Magic's Gordon learning how to deal with NBA grind

“My legs just felt heavy tonight,” downcast Orlando Magic forward Aaron Gordon told MAS following a recent loss to Phoenix. “I had no lift.” More than a bit surprising coming from the man who several weeks earlier probably saved the NBA’s Slam Dunk Contest ...