Albirex edge Lakestars, improve to 10-10

Basketball / B. League Dec 3, 2016

Albirex edge Lakestars, improve to 10-10

by Ed Odeven

The Niigata Albirex BB overcame Lakestars star Julian Mavunga's 41-point performance and escaped with a 92-91 road victory on Saturday over Shiga. Tenyoku You nailed a pair of free throws with 1:44 remaining in the fourth quarter to put the Albirex in front 92-85. Shiga (4-16) ...

Brave Thunders cruise past Albirex

Basketball / B. League Oct 7, 2016

Brave Thunders cruise past Albirex

by Ed Odeven

The Kawasaki Brave Thunders dominated the second quarter and built a sizable advantage that never vanished en route to a 103-70 series-opening victory over the visiting Niigata Albirex BB on Friday. Leading by a point after the opening period, the Brave Thunders outscored the Albirex ...

Commentary Mar 27, 2009

China shelves dispute over right of passage

by Frank Ching

HONG KONG — Ahead of the first meeting between U.S. President Barack Obama and Chinese President Hu Jintao, scheduled to take place in London next week, China has backed down, temporarily at least, in its dispute with the United States over whether U.S. Navy ...