Warren ignites Fukuoka in triumph over Toyama

Jan 4, 2014

Warren ignites Fukuoka in triumph over Toyama

Reggie Warren, one of the elite forwards in bj-league history, delivered a gutsy performance in the Rizing Fukuoka’s first game of 2014. The University of West Florida product finished with 19 points, 19 rebounds and three assists in the Rizing’s 80-77 triumph over the ...

Jan 3, 2014

Ryukyu hands Saitama 19th consecutive defeat

The Ryukyu Golden Kings outscored the Saitama Broncos by 14 points in the first 10 minutes of Friday afternoon’s bj-league game. That set the tone for what followed, and they were never seriously threatened the rest of the way. Ryukyu blasted the Broncos, winning ...

Jan 2, 2014

Big Bulls open 2014 by dominating Magic

The Iwate Big Bulls ushered in the new year with a thorough throttling of the host Shimane Susanoo Magic, winning 86-71 on Thursday afternoon. Iwate took a 27-10 advantage into the second quarter and held a comfortable lead during the remainder of the game, ...

Dec 31, 2013

Five Arrows end 2013 on high note

The Takamatsu Five Arrows closed out 2013 with a positive finish: a 63-50 New Year’s Eve triumph over the Niigata Albirex BB. The Five Arrows outscored the visitors 19-3 in the second quarter to take a 28-15 advantage into halftime in Zentsuji, Kagawa Prefecture. ...

Dec 29, 2013

Clinical Toyama takes down Nara

Experience is the best teacher. A reminder of that came on Sunday, when the Toyama Grouses clinically dispatched the visiting Bambitious Nara, 78-66, to complete a series sweep. The Grouses feature several smart veteran players, and that experience paid off, which was especially evident ...

Oguchi sparks Phoenix against ex-coach Kawai, Brave Warriors

Dec 22, 2013

Oguchi sparks Phoenix against ex-coach Kawai, Brave Warriors

When the Hamamatsu Higashimikawa Phoenix captured their first of back-to-back bj-league championships in May 2010, Masahiro Oguchi played a pivotal role in making that happen. Oguchi’s 35-points, including 10-for-14 on 3-point shots, in the Eastern Conference final, the next-to-last game of that championship journey, ...

Dec 21, 2013

Aomori slams door on Ryukyu's 12-game winning streak

The Aomori Wat’s recorded the biggest victory in franchise history on Saturday night, beating the Ryukyu Golden Kings 72-70 and ending the Western Conference powerhouse’s 12-game winning streak. The Wat’s, a first-year bj-league franchise, improved to 10-11. After the game, Aomori forward Gordon Klaiber ...