Brave Thunders soar past Sunrockers in OT

Basketball / B. League May 5, 2017

Brave Thunders soar past Sunrockers in OT

by Ed Odeven

The Kawasaki Brave Thunders' two-point halftime deficit increased to 12 entering the fourth quarter on Friday night. The Brave Thunders didn't panic against the Sunrockers Shibuya. They did the opposite, playing effective basketball in the fourth quarter, forcing overtime on Nick Fazekas' game-tying shot with 9 ...

Basketball Mar 23, 2014

Tokyo Excellence triumph in NBDL championship game

In the National Basketball Development League's title game on Sunday, the Tokyo Excellence defeated the Toyota Tsusho Fighting Eagles 93-77. Shooting guard Yusuke Karino led the Excellence (31-3 overall) with 33 points on 13-for-19 shooting in Gifu. Takaki Ishida, who played for the Chiba Jets ...

Tokyo Excellence shooting for NBDL championship

Basketball Mar 21, 2014

Tokyo Excellence shooting for NBDL championship

by Kaz Nagatsuka

The Tokyo Excellence, who are in their first season in the National Basketball Development League (formerly the JBL2), have posted a splendid 29-3 record to date. The club is aiming to win the championship in the four-team playoffs this weekend. "It's unbelievable, because we are ...