Aisin edges Toyota in Game 1 of NBL semifinals

Basketball May 21, 2016

Aisin edges Toyota in Game 1 of NBL semifinals

by Kaz Nagatsuka

Bench players Tomoya Hasegawa and Shinsuke Kashiwagi came through to lead the Aisin SeaHorses past the Toyota Alvark with a 69-67 victory in Game 1 of the their NBL playoff semifinal series at Yoyogi National Gymnasium No. 2 on Saturday. Aisin, the reigning league champion, ...

Alvark, Brex enter NBL playoffs as top teams

Basketball May 12, 2016

Alvark, Brex enter NBL playoffs as top teams

by Kaz Nagatsuka

Before the B. League, a brand-new men's top hoop circuit in Japan, tips off next season, the NBL launches its playoffs this weekend. The Toyota Alvark and Link Tochigi Brex, who battled for the top spot in the standings throughout the regular season, are in ...