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NeoPhoenix's defense shines in triumph over B-Corsairs

Basketball / B. League Oct 8, 2016

NeoPhoenix's defense shines in triumph over B-Corsairs

by Ed Odeven

The San-en NeoPhoenix delivered an impressive defensive performance on Saturday in their series opener against the struggling Yokohama B-Corsairs. First-year NeoPhoenix head coach Hiroki Fujita's team rejected nine shots, with six players blocking one or more attempts in a 71-62 home victory. San-en, the 18-team top ...

Fukushima’s Nash making big impact

Basketball / BJ-League | HOOP SCOOP Dec 12, 2015

Fukushima’s Nash making big impact

by Ed Odeven

His name isn't LeBron James, but his play, like the NBA legend's, captivates a pro basketball league's audience. And many of his performances in October, November and early December have been among the best of the 2015-16 bj-league season. Le'Bryan Nash, a rookie forward for ...