Nov 8, 2014

Fukushima rallies for victory over Shimane

The Fukushima Firebonds overcame a 10-point halftime deficit and snapped an eight-game losing streak on Saturday against the visiting Shimane Susanoo Magic, winning 73-67. The Firebonds (2-9) outscored the Magic 29-17 in the third quarter to pull ahead 52-50 in Koriyama, Fukushima Prefecture. Guard ...

Nov 7, 2014

Hot-shooting Akita pounds struggling Fukuoka

Deshawn Stephens scored a team-high 24 points on 9-for-11 shooting and five teammates reached double figures as the Akita Northern Happinets rolled to a 116-86 road victory over the Rizing Fukuoka on Friday night. Akita (9-2 overall, 6-1 on the road) led 33-15 after ...

Nov 3, 2014

Happinets' team of sharpshooters sink B-Corsairs

The Akita Northern Happinets have assembled a roster that has an abundance of players capable of knocking down a 3-point dagger at any moment. The Yokohama B-Corsairs witnessed that aforementioned fact during 40 tough minutes on Sunday afternoon, getting repeatedly burned from the perimeter ...

Nov 1, 2014

Iwate crushes Tokyo, improves to 8-1

Nothing the Tokyo Cinq Reves did on Saturday could slow down the Iwate Big Bulls, and nothing could stop them from taking an insurmountable lead. The Big Bulls led by 15 points after one quarter, and then it was a 51-17 advantage at halftime. ...

Oct 26, 2014

Kyoto bounces back with victory over Ryukyu

Shun Watanuki scored 20 points for the second day in a row, converting 8 of 10 shots from the field, and the Kyoto Hannaryz clamped down on the defending champion Ryukyu Golden Kings in the second quarter, holding them to seven points in the ...

Oct 25, 2014

High-powered offense guides Toyama to victory over Shinshu

Balanced scoring is a key ingredient for success during a 52-game season. The Toyama Grouses provided a reminder of that fact in Saturday’s bj-league series opener against the visiting Shinshu Brave Warriors. Sam Willard scored 26 points and Joe Werner had 22 and four ...

Oct 25, 2014

Veteran big man Moss joins Sendai after departure from Niigata

Adrian Moss, a member of the University of Florida’s 2006 NCAA Division I championship squad, has switched teams in the Eastern Conference. The 32-year-old forward this week joined the Sendai 89ers (3-3). He played six games for the Albirex (4-2), coming off the bench ...