Hokkaido hammers struggling Nishinomiya

Basketball / B. League Mar 6, 2018

Hokkaido hammers struggling Nishinomiya

by Ed Odeven

The Nishinomiya Storks were reminded on Tuesday night that it's nearly impossible to win when an opponent routinely makes more than seven out of every 10 shots from inside the arc. The Levanga Hokkaido completed a two-game sweep of the struggling Storks, winning 89-60 in ...

Brex pound Levanga for seventh straight victory

Basketball / B. League Oct 14, 2016

Brex pound Levanga for seventh straight victory

by Ed Odeven

The Tochigi Brex took an eight-point cushion into halftime on Friday night. When they returned to the court for the second half, the Brex raised their intensity level and overpowered the Levanga Hokkaido, cruising to a 98-66 victory in Sapporo. The Brex (7-1) extended their winning ...

Hokkaido offense clicks in triumph over Akita

Basketball / B. League Oct 9, 2016

Hokkaido offense clicks in triumph over Akita

by Ed Odeven

Balanced scoring guided the Levanga Hokkaido past the Akita Northern Happinets in their series opener on Sunday in Sapporo. Takanobu Nishikawa scored a team-high 24 points in Levanga's 76-70 victory at the Hokkaido Prefectural Sports Center. Hokkaido's Daniel Miller added 15 points, 46-year-old shooting guard Takehiko ...