Alvark outplay Grouses in series opener

Basketball / B. League Jan 25, 2020

Alvark outplay Grouses in series opener

by Ed Odeven

Alvark Tokyo guard Seiya Ando didn't participate in the B. League All-Star Game on Jan. 18 in Sapporo, but he's demonstrated time after time that he's one of the league's top guards. By all accounts, Ando's overall impact has been profound for the two-time defending ...

Toyama holds off Yokohama in series opener

Basketball / B. League Apr 12, 2019

Toyama holds off Yokohama in series opener

by Ed Odeven

The Yokohama B-Corsairs faced a 58-43 deficit at halftime in Friday's series opener against the Toyama Grouses. They dominated the third quarter, pulling in front by three points entering the final stanza. The fourth quarter, ultimately, came down to free throws. The Grouses sank 10 of ...

SeaHorses smash Grouses to remain in playoff hunt

Basketball / B. League Mar 31, 2019

SeaHorses smash Grouses to remain in playoff hunt

by Ed Odeven

After two wildly successful regular seasons, the SeaHorses Mikawa have experienced the normal ups and downs that teams endure during a long pro basketball season. Coach Kimikazu Suzuki's club completed a series sweep of the host Toyama Grouses on Sunday, winning 97-83. Now the SeaHorses (27-25) ...