Cumulative stats tell big part of story

Basketball / B. League | B. LEAGUE NOTEBOOK Nov 30, 2017

Cumulative stats tell big part of story

by Ed Odeven

There are 12 categories of traditional team statistics that the B. League religiously charts and distributes to the media. Naturally, it begins with wins and losses. Points per game, opponent's ppg, field-goal shooting percentage, opponent's field-goal percentage, as well as 3-pointers, rebounds, assists, steals, blocks and ...

Hannaryz stage late rally to edge Storks

Basketball / B. League Oct 13, 2017

Hannaryz stage late rally to edge Storks

by Ed Odeven

The Kyoto Hannaryz rallied past the visiting Nishinomiya Storks in the final 91 seconds of Friday's series opener. Kyoto scored the final six points of the game and recorded a 65-61 victory at Hannaryz Arena. The Storks (0-5) took a 61-59 lead on Connor Lammert's 3-pointer ...

Basketball / B. League Jun 23, 2017

Andrisevic named new Hiroshima Dragonflies coach

by Ed Odeven

Jamie Andrisevic, who served as an assistant coach for the Kyoto Hannaryz last season, has been hired as the new bench boss of the Hiroshima Dragonflies, the B. League second-division squad announced Friday. Andrisevic, 35, replaces Kenichi Sako, who guided the club from its inception ...

Fazekas guides Brave Thunders past B-Corsairs

Basketball / B. League Sep 30, 2016

Fazekas guides Brave Thunders past B-Corsairs

by Ed Odeven

Former NBA center Nick Fazekas scored a game-high 31 points, including a pair of free throws with 17 seconds remaining, in the Kawasaki Brave Thunders' 87-85 win over the visiting Yokohama B-Corsairs on Friday night. Kawasaki (1-2) lost two road games by a combined eight ...