Evessa outplay visiting Golden Kings in overtime

Basketball / B. League Oct 14, 2019

Evessa outplay visiting Golden Kings in overtime

The Osaka Evessa survived a big test on Sunday. After being outscored 27-14 in the fourth quarter by the visiting Ryukyu Golden Kings, the series opener extended to an overtime period. Ryukyu's Ryuichi Kishimoto made that happen by nailing a 3-pointer with 3 seconds to go ...

Hannaryz edge Grouses in dramatic series opener

Basketball / B. League Oct 12, 2019

Hannaryz edge Grouses in dramatic series opener

In an entertaining clash of unbeaten teams in Week 2, the Kyoto Hannaryz held off the Toyama Grouses by the slimmest of margins on Saturday night. The Hannaryz defeated the Grouses 91-90 in the B. League series opener. The final point of the game came on ...

Washburn leads Yokohama to win over Akita

Basketball / B. League Oct 11, 2019

Washburn leads Yokohama to win over Akita

The Yokohama B-Corsairs earned their first victory of the 2019-20 B. League season on Friday night, outplaying the visiting Akita Northern Happinets en route to a 75-60 decision. Big man Jason Washburn paced Yokohama (1-2) with 17 points and pulled down eight rebounds. Frontcourt mate ...

Rockets down Raptors in finale of Japan Games

Basketball / NBA Oct 10, 2019

Rockets down Raptors in finale of Japan Games

The Toronto Raptors and Houston Rockets wrapped up this year's NBA Japan Games with the second entertaining 48-minute spectacle of the week on Thursday night at Saitama Super Arena. There was plenty of star power on display with highlight-reel plays by Houston superstars James Harden ...