Kagoshima team in cash crisis

Basketball / B. League Mar 4, 2017

Kagoshima team in cash crisis

by Ed Odeven

The Kagoshima Rebnise have been behind schedule on salary payments to players and team staff for the entire season, The Japan Times has learned. Interviews with former Rebnise players paint a broad picture of the team's financial crisis. Last week, American forward Cyrus Tate, who left ...

Japan helping rise of 3x3 basketball

Basketball Feb 28, 2016

Japan helping rise of 3x3 basketball

by Kaz Nagatsuka

Japan hasn't really appeared on the global map in basketball's conventional five-man game. But when it comes to the 3x3 game, which basketball governing body FIBA is keen to promote worldwide, Japan is playing significant role. FIBA has run the World Tour circuit, the club world ...