Mavericks end three-game skid by routing Nuggets

Basketball / NBA Mar 12, 2020

Mavericks end three-game skid by routing Nuggets

Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle, like his players, heard about the NBA's decision to suspend the season while in the third quarter of their game against the Denver Nuggets. That ended up being the last game completed in the league Wednesday night, and the Mavericks ...

Mavericks sign free agent Yudai Baba to contract

Basketball / NBA Sep 20, 2019

Mavericks sign free agent Yudai Baba to contract

by Ed Odeven

As expected, the Dallas Mavericks finalized a contract with Yudai Baba on Thursday, signing the 23-year-old free agent to a contract in the run-up to the team's 2019-20 preseason training camp. The Mavericks announced that terms of the contract were not disclosed. Baba becomes the first ...

Alvark's Yudai Baba to join Mavericks minicamp

Basketball / B. League Jun 12, 2019

Alvark's Yudai Baba to join Mavericks minicamp

by Ed Odeven

Alvark Tokyo star Yudai Baba, last month's B. League Final MVP, has been invited to participate in the Dallas Mavericks' upcoming minicamp. The two-time defending B. League champions made the announcement on Tuesday. The 23-year-old Baba averaged 10.7 points, 3.7 rebounds, 3.6 assists and 1.5 steals ...

Cavaliers reportedly open to trading away Kevin Love

Basketball / NBA Jul 6, 2018

Cavaliers reportedly open to trading away Kevin Love

Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love is on the trading block, according to Jason Lloyd of The Athletic. One of the possible destinations is the Los Angeles Lakers, where Love would reunite with the recently departed LeBron James, who agreed to a four-year deal with the ...

Togashi makes D-League debut

Basketball Nov 22, 2014

Togashi makes D-League debut

Texas Legends guard Yuki Togashi made his NBA Development League debut on Friday in a 114-106 home loss to the Santa Cruz Warriors. The 21-year-old Togashi, who hails from Niigata Prefecture, played 4 minutes, 41 seconds, all in the second quarter. He had one steal ...

Basketball / NBA Oct 22, 2014

Mavericks waive Togashi

The Dallas Mavericks said Tuesday they have waived Japan guard Yuki Togashi along with forward Eric Griffin. The 21-year-old Togashi signed a contract with the Mavericks on Oct. 15 and was informed at that time that he was bound for Dallas' developmental league team, which ...

Togashi invited to Dallas Mavericks training camp

Basketball / NBA Oct 7, 2014

Togashi invited to Dallas Mavericks training camp

by Ed Odeven

The Dallas Mavericks have invited point guard Yuki Togashi to their preseason training camp, according to Cloud9, his management company. The announcement was made on Tuesday, and Togashi is scheduled to travel to Dallas on Saturday. Japanese supporters expressed their excitement via Twitter. Exhibit A: "Yuki Togashi ...

Basketball Aug 10, 2014

Japan falls to 0-2 in William Jones Cup

by Ed Odeven

The Japan men's national basketball team dropped its first two games at the 36th annual William Jones Cup tournament in Taipei over the weekend. On Sunday, Iran put on a rebounding clinic (65-22 edge) and defeated Japan 79-72 in overtime. NBA hopeful Yuki Togashi led Japan ...

Togashi turning heads at NBA Summer League

Basketball / NBA Jul 18, 2014

Togashi turning heads at NBA Summer League

by Ed Odeven

Yuki Togashi's big ambitions have captivated a city filled with endless attractions. The 167-cm point guard, who's on a quest to latch on with an NBA team for the upcoming season, is the talk of the town in Las Vegas. A short sample of website headlines ...