Basketball / B. League Jun 7, 2019

Saga Ballooners coaching staff takes shape

by Ed Odeven

The Saga Ballooners, a new B. League third-division team, have hired Takayuki Yasuda as an assistant coach, it was announced on Wednesday. Yasuda spent the past three seasons as the head coach for the Kumamoto Volters, a B2 club. In his three seasons at the ...

SeaHorses smash Grouses to remain in playoff hunt

Basketball / B. League Mar 31, 2019

SeaHorses smash Grouses to remain in playoff hunt

by Ed Odeven

After two wildly successful regular seasons, the SeaHorses Mikawa have experienced the normal ups and downs that teams endure during a long pro basketball season. Coach Kimikazu Suzuki's club completed a series sweep of the host Toyama Grouses on Sunday, winning 97-83. Now the SeaHorses (27-25) ...