NBL's second season tips off this weekend

Oct 9, 2014

NBL's second season tips off this weekend

by Kaz Nagatsuka

In many ways, the National Basketball League’s first year was a trial-and-error period. And Year Two is geared to provide more diversion and success. As the 2014-15 NBL campaign opens on Friday night with a game between the reigning champion Toshiba Brave Thunders and ...

May 11, 2014

Fazekas leads Toshiba to NBL Finals

Toshiba’s scoring champion Nick Fazekas had a game-high 29 points and the Brave Thunders punched a ticket to the NBL Finals with an 86-71 win over the Toyota Alvark in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals on Sunday. The Kawasaki-based club advanced to ...

Toshiba ends Toyota Motors’ 28-game win streak

Apr 25, 2014

Toshiba ends Toyota Motors’ 28-game win streak

by Kaz Nagatsuka

The Toyota Motors Alvark have clearly been the biggest story during the second half of the NBL’s 2013-14 season. This, of course, included Toyota’s impressive 28-game winning streak. On Friday night, the Toshiba Brave Thunders grabbed the spotlight from their Eastern Conference rivals and ...

Toshiba rolls to 13th straight victory

Dec 14, 2013

Toshiba rolls to 13th straight victory

by Kaz Nagatsuka

Brave Thunders big man Nick Fazekas racked up 26 points and 16 rebounds to help Toshiba extend its winning streak to 13 with an 89-80 win over the Mitsubishi Electric Dolphins at Torodoki Arena on Saturday. Swingman Cedric Bozeman followed his compatriot with 18 ...