Koshigaya Alphas sign forward Jawad Williams

Basketball / B. League Nov 14, 2019

Koshigaya Alphas sign forward Jawad Williams

by Ed Odeven

The Koshigaya Alphas have signed veteran forward Jawad Williams, who played a key role for the Alvark Tokyo in their back-to-back B. League first division championship seasons in 2017-18 and 2018-19. The Alphas, who were promoted to B2 from the third division for the current ...

Alvark rally around injured forward Jawad Williams

Basketball / B. League Mar 25, 2019

Alvark rally around injured forward Jawad Williams

by Ed Odeven

Veteran forward Jawad Williams filled a vital role for the Alvark Tokyo during the club's 2017-18 B. League championship season. He had a knack for making clutch shots, grabbing key rebounds, playing lockdown defense and providing valuable leadership on and off the court. Williams' season came ...

Alvark complete sweep of B-Corsairs

Basketball / B. League Dec 23, 2018

Alvark complete sweep of B-Corsairs

by Ed Odeven

The reigning champions Alvark Tokyo gave their fans an early Christmas present on Sunday afternoon. Actually, it was their second gift to team supporters over the holiday weekend, with the Alvark posting an 89-68 victory over the Yokohama B-Corsairs and completing a series sweep on ...

Alvark stick to game plan to beat Brave Thunders

Basketball / B. League Nov 11, 2018

Alvark stick to game plan to beat Brave Thunders

by Ed Odeven

Successful coaches aren't always obsessed with changing their game plan. After preparations were made for a weekend series against the Kawasaki Brave Thunders, Alvark Tokyo bench boss Luka Pavicevic didn't feel a need to flip the script for Sunday's series finale. Even after a 79-66 ...

Final four set to clash

Basketball / B. League | B. LEAGUE NOTEBOOK May 17, 2018

Final four set to clash

by Ed Odeven

And now it's down to four teams still chasing after the B. League Championship crown. This weekend, the East Division champion Chiba Jets Funabashi play host to the West champ Ryukyu Golden Kings and the Central champ SeaHorses Mikawa face the visiting Alvark Tokyo. Games ...