Basketball / B. League Mar 10, 2017

Stephens joins D-League's Los Angeles D-Fenders

by Ed Odeven

High-rising forward Deshawn Stephens has left the B. League's Akita Northern Happinets and joined the Los Angeles D-Fenders of the NBA Development League, it was announced on Thursday. The 206-cm Stephens, who wrapped up his collegiate career at San Diego State, appeared in 41 games ...

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 ...