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Hokkaido outplays Nagoya in series opener

Basketball / B. League Dec 9, 2016

Hokkaido outplays Nagoya in series opener

by Ed Odeven

Levanga Hokkaido big man Daniel Miller delivered a noteworthy performance at the defensive end of the court on Friday night. The 211-cm Miller's game-high 10 rebounds (nine defensive) and four blocks helped guide the Levanga Hokkaido to a series-opening 69-60 triumph over the Nagoya Diamond ...

Sendai forward White named bj-league MVP

Basketball / BJ-League Apr 27, 2016

Sendai forward White named bj-league MVP

by Ed Odeven

Sendai 89ers forward Wendell White joined fellow league legend Lynn Washington, the retired Osaka Evessa icon, as the bj-league's only two-time regular-season MVPs, as the league's 11th and final regular-season awards were announced on Wednesday. White earned his first MVP honor for the 2009-10 season, ...

Basketball / BJ-League Apr 16, 2016

Nash's 42-point night ignites Fukushima

by Ed Odeven

Rookie forward Le'Bryan Nash scored a game-high 42 points and the Fukushima Firebonds snapped a four-game losing streak on Saturday, beating the visiting Sendai 89ers 94-93. As a result, Fukushima also halted Sendai's 10-game winning streak. Nash, an Oklahoma State product, made 17 of 28 shots ...