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Evessa greats commemorate team's 10th anniversary

by Ed Odeven

As the Osaka Evessa make preparations for their 10th season, they’ve started commemorating the franchise’s rich history. They were, after all, the first champion in league history, winning the 2005-06 title. They captured the next two championships under former bench boss Kensaku Tennichi. Their three-peat is an impressive feat in ...

Jul 25, 2014

Veteran guard Murry joins Hamamatsu

by Ed Odeven

Nile Murry, a dependable backcourt leader for four bj-league franchises, has joined his fifth club in the fledgling circuit. The Hamamatsu Higashimikawa Phoenix on Thursday announced Murry had finalized a contract with the club for the 2014-15 season. The 193-cm Murry spent the past ...