B-Corsairs run out of steam in loss to Sunrockers

Basketball / B. League Oct 28, 2018

B-Corsairs run out of steam in loss to Sunrockers

by Ed Odeven

The Yokohama B-Corsairs played a stellar first half on Sunday afternoon, building a sizable lead against the Sunrockers Shibuya. Facing a 15-point deficit, the hosts then regrouped at halftime and responded to the challenge of replicating the B-Corsairs' first-half intensity. Yokohama, on the other hand, ...

Tom Wisman moves to B-Corsairs as adviser

Basketball / B. League Dec 1, 2017

Tom Wisman moves to B-Corsairs as adviser

by Ed Odeven

The Yokohama B-Corsairs this week hired veteran bench boss Tom Wisman as an adviser. The well-traveled Wisman guided the Tochigi Brex to a title in the B. League's inaugural season last May. The team didn't offer him a new contract, leaving the successful mentor of ...

Brex hand coaching reins to Hasegawa

Basketball / B. League Jul 18, 2017

Brex hand coaching reins to Hasegawa

The Tochigi Brex have named former Japan national team head coach Kenji Hasegawa as their next bench boss. The defending B. League champions made the announcement on their website on Tuesday. Hasegawa, 57, replaces Tom Wisman, whose contract was not renewed after three seasons at the ...