• Staff Report


Guard Kyosei Ban will play for the Bellingham Slam, the International Basketball League, a minor league circuit, announced on Monday.

The 20-year-old Ban hails from Matsuyama, Ehime Prefecture. He suited up for the IBL’s Nippon Tornadoes last season, averaging 10 points and 3.7 assists in eight games. This included a 14-point, eight-rebound effort in a game against Bellingham.

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