Basketball / B. League Oct 17, 2018

Grouses pull away late to keep B-Corsairs winless

by Ed Odeven

The Yokohama B-Corsairs entered Wednesday's game seeking their first victory of the young season. The Toyama Grouses wanted to end a two-game slide. Only one team was assured of achieving its objective. The Grouses accomplished their goal, beating the hosts 88-84 at Yokohama Cultural Gymnasium in a ...

Tochigi trounces Toyama in series opener

Basketball / B. League Oct 12, 2018

Tochigi trounces Toyama in series opener

by Ed Odeven

The Tochigi Brex played opportunistic pressure defense against the Toyama Grouses on Friday night. And the Brex capitalized on the Grouses' miscues in a big way, scoring 23 points off turnovers in a 104-84 home victory. Tochigi committed just seven turnovers, while Toyama had 15 at ...

Storks hand coaching reins to Miodrag Rajkovic

Basketball / B. League Jul 28, 2018

Storks hand coaching reins to Miodrag Rajkovic

by Ed Odeven

The Nishinomiya Storks on Saturday named Miodrag Rajkovic as their new head coach. The 47-year-old Serbian mentor led the Toyama Grouses in 2017-18, but was not retained. Toyama went 24-36. Kensaku Tennichi, who guided the Osaka Evessa to three championships in as many seasons at the ...