• Staff Report


The Ryukyu Golden Kings on Friday officially announced head coach Dai Oketani will not receive a new contract for the 2012-13 season, and his tenure with the club has ended.

The 2011-12 bj-league champions posted a news release on their website at 9 p.m. on Friday several hours after The Japan Times broke the story.

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