Hokkaido hammers struggling Nishinomiya

Basketball / B. League Mar 6, 2018

Hokkaido hammers struggling Nishinomiya

by Ed Odeven

The Nishinomiya Storks were reminded on Tuesday night that it's nearly impossible to win when an opponent routinely makes more than seven out of every 10 shots from inside the arc. The Levanga Hokkaido completed a two-game sweep of the struggling Storks, winning 89-60 in ...

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 ...