SeaHorses edge Evessa in OT

Basketball / B. League Jan 19, 2017

SeaHorses edge Evessa in OT

by Ed Odeven

The SeaHorses Mikawa clung to a one-point in the closing seconds of overtime against the visiting Osaka Evessa on Thursday night. Mikawa escaped with an 84-83 triumph after Osaka's Shota Konno and Takuya Hashimoto both missed jump shots in the final 9 seconds of OT. Former ...

NeoPhoenix's defense shines in triumph over B-Corsairs

Basketball / B. League Oct 8, 2016

NeoPhoenix's defense shines in triumph over B-Corsairs

by Ed Odeven

The San-en NeoPhoenix delivered an impressive defensive performance on Saturday in their series opener against the struggling Yokohama B-Corsairs. First-year NeoPhoenix head coach Hiroki Fujita's team rejected nine shots, with six players blocking one or more attempts in a 71-62 home victory. San-en, the 18-team top ...