Brex beat Evessa to remain in playoff chase

Basketball / B. League Jan 26, 2020

Brex beat Evessa to remain in playoff chase

by Ed Odeven

Three wins separate the top four teams in the six-team East Division, and the Utsunomiya Brex are in a spirited fight along with the Alvark Tokyo, Sunrockers Shibuya and Chiba Jets Funabashi for coveted playoff berths. Brex coach Ryuzo Anzai's squad sits a game behind ...

Brex extend winning streak to 11 games

Basketball / B. League Dec 21, 2019

Brex extend winning streak to 11 games

by Ed Odeven

The Utsunomiya Brex are firing on all cylinders in pursuit of the B. League title. On Saturday, coach Ryuzo Anzai's squad collected its 11th consecutive victory, beating the visiting San-en NeoPhoenix 89-79 at Brex Arena Utsunomiya. Ryan Rossiter paced the Brex (18-4) with 27 points, nine ...

Alvark whip Susanoo Magic

Basketball / B. League Dec 20, 2019

Alvark whip Susanoo Magic

by Ed Odeven

The Alvark Tokyo outplayed the Shimane Susanoo Magic on Friday night and earned an 89-55 series-opening victory on the road. Tokyo led 19-13 after the first quarter. Coach Luka Pavicevic's team increased its advantage to 35-23 by halftime in Matsue, Shimane Prefecture. The Susanoo Magic (7-15) ...