Evessa whip Golden Kings in series opener

Basketball / B. League Nov 5, 2016

Evessa whip Golden Kings in series opener

by Ed Odeven

The Osaka Evessa pulled away from the Ryukyu Golden Kings in the second half on Saturday en route to a runaway victory over their former fierce bj-league rival. In the Evessa's 96-57 triumph in Ginowan, Okinawa Prefecture, big man Xavier Gibson, a Florida State alum, ...

Basketball Dec 25, 2015

Kitagawa gives Ryukyu big lift against Yokohama

by Ed Odeven

Shuhei Kitagawa lit up the scoreboard on Christmas night. It wasn't quite like Bernard King's 60-point outburst on Dec. 25, 1984, at Madison Square Garden in the New York Knicks' memorable win over the New Jersey Nets, but for Kitagawa, it'll be a night he ...