Brave Thunders soar past Sunrockers in OT

Basketball / B. League May 5, 2017

Brave Thunders soar past Sunrockers in OT

by Ed Odeven

The Kawasaki Brave Thunders' two-point halftime deficit increased to 12 entering the fourth quarter on Friday night. The Brave Thunders didn't panic against the Sunrockers Shibuya. They did the opposite, playing effective basketball in the fourth quarter, forcing overtime on Nick Fazekas' game-tying shot with 9 ...

Fazekas powers Brave Thunders past Albirex

Basketball / B. League Nov 19, 2016

Fazekas powers Brave Thunders past Albirex

by Ed Odeven

There's no secret about the Kawasaki Brave Thunders' recipe for success. It all starts with Nick Fazekas. The ex-NBA big man delivered a splendid 36-point, 11-rebound performance to guide Kawasaki past the Niigata Albirex BB on Saturday. Fazekas made 13 of 18 shots from the field, ...

Kawasaki's Spangler adapting to B. League

Basketball / B. League Nov 1, 2016

Kawasaki's Spangler adapting to B. League

by Kaz Nagatsuka

Until this past spring, forward Ryan Spangler played in a crimson-colored jersey for the University of Oklahoma Sooners. Half a year later, he's still wearing the same color jersey — but now he's playing for the Kawasaki Brave Thunders in the B. League. Spangler signed with ...