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HOOP SCOOP

BASKETBALL / HOOP SCOOP
May 18, 2007
Bryant: JABBA should end nonsense toward bj-league
Outsiders often have the best "inside" view. It enables them to see the big picture without having their perspective clouded by petty differences, politics or cliques.
BASKETBALL / HOOP SCOOP
Apr 13, 2007
Life altering experience came early for Oita's Allen
They say the older you get, the wiser you become.
BASKETBALL / HOOP SCOOP
Mar 28, 2007
Joe Bryant says conditioning key for Kobe
Kobe Bryant has never been in better shape, and he's never played a better stretch of basketball than he has during the Los Angeles Lakers' current five-game winning streak.
BASKETBALL / HOOP SCOOP
Mar 21, 2007
King James: Saitama's Gordon relies on effort to rule boards
TOKOROZAWA, Saitama Pref. -- Catch a glimpse of any Saitama Broncos game and this is something you'll see time after time:
BASKETBALL / HOOP SCOOP
Feb 21, 2007
Kimura fulfills dream in bringing pro hoops to Okinawa
"Dreams come true. Without that possibility, nature would not incite us to have them.'' --
Japan Times
BASKETBALL / HOOP SCOOP
Jan 30, 2007
All-Star game in Okinawa proves a slam dunk
GINOWAN, Okinawa Pref. -- Never underestimate the impact of a dream.
BASKETBALL / HOOP SCOOP
Jan 21, 2007
IBL looking to become part of basketball boom in Japan
It's an exciting time for basketball in Japan.
BASKETBALL / HOOP SCOOP
Jan 1, 2007
Blackwell, Marshall should be All-Stars
Twenty players were chosen to appear in the first-ever bj-league All-Star Game on Jan. 27, and for each of them the day will be special.
BASKETBALL / HOOP SCOOP
Dec 9, 2006
Apache's Humphrey flying high in second season in Tokyo
John Humphrey possesses the bj-league's best nickname.
BASKETBALL / HOOP SCOOP
Nov 18, 2006
Three teams share early bj-league lead
The third week of the bj-league season tips off this weekend. It started with Friday night's Osaka Evessa-Takamatsu Five Arrows contest in Takamatsu.
BASKETBALL / HOOP SCOOP
Nov 10, 2006
Hats off to expansion Grouses for road win in first game ever
Talk about a great start.
BASKETBALL / HOOP SCOOP
Nov 2, 2006
Joe Bryant and Apache reaching out to community
It's 10:45 on Tuesday morning. Tokyo Apache coach Joe Bryant and his players are busy preparing for another day in the gym. They bring the necessary attire -- sneakers, baggy shorts, jerseys -- and, of course, their basketballs. They have a special audience, too.

Longform

Traditional folk rituals like Mizudome-no-mai (dance to stop the rain) provide a sense of agency to a population that feels largely powerless in the face of the climate crisis.
As climate extremes intensify, Japan embraces ancient weather rituals