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After two seasons with his hometown Shiga Lakestars, veteran shooting guard Yu Okada has signed a one-year deal to play for the rival Kyoto Hannaryz. The deal was announced Tuesday.

Since joining the Takamatsu Five Arrows in 2006, Okada has been one of the bj-league’s premier perimeter marksmen. He’s canned 697 3-pointers in six seasons. He averaged a career-best 19.0 points per game for the Five Arrows in 2009-10.

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