Johnson rips Shiga management after release

Basketball | BJ-LEAGUE NOTEBOOK Nov 19, 2015

Johnson rips Shiga management after release

by Ed Odeven

After being shown the door following just 12 games with the Shiga Lakestars, 2014-15 regular-season MVP Kejuan Johnson reflected on the team's decision. Johnson insisted that he's been made "the scapegoat" for the Lakestars' inconsistent play. Coming off their first Final Four appearance since the team ...

Basketball Mar 14, 2015

Hot-shooting Taguchi ignites Akita against lowly Tokyo

by Ed Odeven

A simple strategy proved to be the right one for the Akita Northern Happinets on Saturday. They kept feeding the ball to shooting guard Shigehiro Taguchi, and he kept taking — and making — shots. Taguchi scored a game-high and season-high 30 points on 11-for-18 shooting, ...