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Japan runs past Hong Kong

Aug 23, 2018

Japan runs past Hong Kong

The Japan men's basketball team was back in action at the Asian Games on Wednesday, earning an 88-82 victory over Hong Kong, in its first game since the Japanese Olympic Committee announced it had kicked out four players for rule violations. Players among the remaining ...

Nagoya's Burrell key for team in transition

/ Sep 28, 2017

Nagoya's Burrell key for team in transition

by Ed Odeven

Justin Burrell has distinguished himself as one of the elite basketball players in Japan this decade. The dynamic forward helped lead the expansion Yokohama B-Corsairs to the bj-league Final Four in 2012 and earned the circuit's regular-season MVP award. Since then, he's been a vital contributor ...