Tokyo overwhelms Saitama in fourth quarter, completes series sweep

Nov 13, 2013

Tokyo overwhelms Saitama in fourth quarter, completes series sweep

by Ed Odeven

Despite John “Helicopter” Humphrey’s 45-point outburst, the Saitama Broncos couldn’t quell the Tokyo Cinq Reves’ momentum and spirited comeback on Wednesday night at Musashino General Gymnasium. The result? An 82-76 Tokyo triumph. The Broncos (2-10) suffered their seventh straight defeat in the bj-league, failing ...

Tokyo outplays Saitama in series opener

Nov 12, 2013

Tokyo outplays Saitama in series opener

by Ed Odeven

The Tokyo Cinq Reves emerged victorious on Tuesday night by overcoming a five-point halftime deficit and seizing control of the game after the break. Tokyo defeated the visiting Saitama Broncos 78-66 at Musashino General Gymnasium, outscoring them 31-14 in the pivotal third quarter. Saitama ...

Feb 8, 2013

Well-traveled star Woods joins Cinq Reves

by Ed Odeven

High-scoring forward Ricky Woods, who once set the bj-league’s single-game scoring record with 52 points while playing for the Oita HeatDevils, is on the move again. The 28-year-old New Orleans native has joined the Tokyo Cinq Reves, the expansion team announced on Friday. The ...