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Players/Coaches Movement in Japan in summer 2017
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Updated on: August 16, 2017

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B LEAGUE

  CHIBA JETS  
Players Joined
 Tony Gaffney  USA (206-PF-84)  from ALBA (Germany)  
Players Left
 Hilton Armstrong  USA (210-C-84)  to Ryukyu GK (B League)  
 Tyler Stone  USA (203-PF-91)  to Galil Gilboa (Israel)  
Free Agents
 Shuta Hara  (187-G-93)
 Shunsuke Ito  (204-C/F-79)
 Michael Parker  USA (202-F-81)
 Tomokazu Abe  (180-G-85)
 Yuki Togashi  (170-PG-93)
 Fumio Nishimura  (177-G-86)
 Gaku Arao  (198-F/C-87)
 Kosuke Ishii  (182-G-87)
 Ryumo Ono  (197-F/C-88)
 Yuki Ueta  (193-F-87)

  HITACHI SUNROCKERS TOKYO-SHIBUYA  
Players Joined
 Josh Harrellson  USA (208-F-89)  from Osaka Evessa (B League)  
 Robert Sacre  Canadian (213-C-89)  from N.Orleans P. (NBA)  
Free Agents
 R.T. Guinn  USA (208-F/C-81)
 Yuto Otsuka  (188-F-90)
 Taishiro Shimizu  (183-G-81)
 Yunari Sugiura
 Leo Vendrame  (183-PG-93)
 Ira Brown  USA Japanese (193-F-82)
 Aki Chambers  USA Japanese (190-G-90)
 Soichiro Fujitaka  (190-G-91)
 Kenta Hirose  (193-G-85)
 Takashi Ito  (174-PG-90)
 Yuki Mitsuhara  (198-F-89)
Coaches Joined
 Geoffrey Katsuhisa  from Iwate Big Bulls (B League D2)  

  KYOTO HANNARYZ  
Players Joined
 Masaharu Kataoka  (190-G-85)  from Sendai 89ers (B League D2)  
 Julian Mavunga  Zimbabwean USA (203-PF-90)  from Shiga L-Stars (B League)  
Free Agents
 Mo Charlo  USA (203-F-83)
 Marcus Dove  USA (206-PF-85)
 Lawrence Hill  USA (203-F-87)
 Hayato Kawashima  (186-G-90)
 Genki Kojima  (180-G-94)
 Yusuke Okada  (185-G-84)
 Yuto Tongu  (198-F-94)
 Takuya Sato  (198-F/C-83)
 Kouki Yamabuchi  (183-PG-84)
 Kevin Kotzur  USA (203-F-89)
 Shingo Utsumi  (188-G/F-84)
 Hikaru Kusaka  (173-G-82)
 Sunao Murakami  (178-PG-86)

  LEVANGA HOKKAIDO SAPPORO  
Players Joined
 Marc Trasolini  Canadian Italian (206-F/C-90)  from Nancy (France)  
Free Agents
 Jordan Bachynski  Canadian (218-C-89)
 Yoshitake Matsushima  (185-PG-92)
 Daniel Miller  USA (211-C-91)
 Yusuke Numa  (1)
 Kawabe Ryohei  (188-G-95)
 Seki Sekino  (183-PG-94)
 Tahara Takanori  (181-PG-94)
 Jahmar Thorpe  USA (198-F-84)
 Xin Aoshima  (200-F/C-83)
 Zen Maki  (188-G-92)
 Daisuke Noguchi  (196-F-83)
 Takanobu Nishikawa  (195-F-92)
 Asahi Tajima  (173-G-88)
 Takehiko Orimo  (190-G-70)
 Ryota Sakurai  (194-G-83)

  NAGOYA DIAMOND DOLPHINS  
Players Joined
 Craig Brackins  USA (208-PF-87)  from Shiga L-Stars (B League)  
Players Left
 David Weaver  USA (207-C-87)  to TED Kolejliler (Turkey)  
Free Agents
 Yoshiaki Fujinaga  (173-PG-92)
 Seiya Funyu  (190-G-93)
 Tenketsu Harimoto  (198-C/F-92)
 Toshihiro Nakatsuka  (187-F-86)
 Takaya Sasayama  (178-G-93)
 Ando Shuto  (189-G-94)
 Jerome Tillman  USA (201-F-87)
 Justin Burrell  USA (207-F-88)
 Taito Nakahigashi  (190-G-92)
 Takumi Ishizaki  (188-PG-84)
 Jun Uzawa  (197-C/F-81)

  NIIGATA ALBIREX  
Players Joined
 Jared Berggren  USA (208-F/C-90)  from Germani BR (Italy)  
 Masashi Joho  (183-SF-82)  from Toyama Grouses (B League)  
Free Agents
 Clint Chapman  USA (208-F/C-89)
 Davante Gardner  USA (203-PF-91)
 Shunki Hatakeyama  (170-PG-91)
 Kei Igarashi  (180-G-80)
 Kenta Morii  (178-PG-95)
 Taguchi Rin  (180-PG-94)
 Yuki Sato  (176-G-92)
 Stephan Van Treese  USA (206-F-90)
 Tenyoku You  (194-F-88)
 Ryotaro Honma  (173-G-92)
 Keisuke Yahata  (182-G-91)
 Kimitake Sato  (186-SG-84)
 Yuichi Ikeda  (191-SF-83)

  OSAKA EVESSA  
Players Joined
 Trent Plaisted  USA (211-C-86)  from Toyota Alvark (B League)  
 Greg Smith  USA (208-C-91)  from Blackwater (Philippines)  
 David Wear  USA (208-F-90)  from Fuenlabrada (Spain)  
Players Left
 Josh Harrellson  USA (208-F-89)  to Hitachi SR (B League)  
Free Agents
 Xavier Gibson  USA (210-F/C-88)
 Rei Goda  (181-G-93)
 Naoaki Hashimoto  (183-SG-92)
 Hiroyuki Kinoshita  (178-PG-80)
 Jin Liu  (202-C-90)
 Shinnosuke Negoro  (195-F-87)
 Keita Sawabe
 Ryo Kubota  (195-F-89)
 Shun Watanuki  (178-PG-87)
 Shota Konno  (184-SG-85)
 Takuya Soma  (181-G/F-91)
 Takuya Hashimoto  (186-SG-94)

  RYUKYU GOLDEN KINGS OKINAWA  
Players Joined
 Hilton Armstrong  USA (210-C-84)  from Chiba Jets (B League)  
Players Left
 Kazuya Hatano  Brazilian Japanese (192-F-82)  to Shimane SM (B League)  
 Anthony McHenry  USA (202-SF-83)  to Shinshu BW (B League D2)  
Free Agents
 Lamont Hamilton  USA (208-C/F-84)
 Naoki Tashiro  (188-F-93)
 Reyshawn Terry  USA (203-F-84)
 Ryunosuke Watanabe  (185-SF-94)
 Shinji Arasihro  (185-F-92)
 Shuhei Kitagawa  (185-G/F-85)
 Syota Tsuyama  (178-PG-96)
 Hiromasa Omiya  (198-F/C-83)
 Ryuichi Kishimoto  (176-G-90)
 Morihisa Yamauchi  (173-G-90)
 Shigeyuki Kinjo  (182-G-84)

  SEAHORSES MIKAWA  
Players Joined
 Daniel Orton  USA (208-F-90)  from Hitech (Thailand)  
Free Agents
 Sean Ichioka  (200-F/C-91)
 Masaya Karimata  (178-PG-88)
 Masaaki Morikawa  (190-G)
 Isaac Butts  USA (208-C-89)
 Tomoya Hasegawa  (185-G-89)
 Kosuke Kanamaru  (193-F/G-89)
 Michael Takahashi  USA Japanese (198-F-74)
 Gavin Edwards  USA (206-F/C-88)
 Makoto Hiejima  (190-G/F-90)
 Toshikazu Kato  (191-G/F-93)
 Ryoma Hashimoto  (178-G-88)
 JR Sakuragi  USA Japanese (206-C-76)
 Shinsuke Kashiwagi  (183-PG-81)

  SHIGA LAKESTARS  
Players Joined
 D'Or Fischer  USA Israeli (211-C-81)  from Valmiera (Latvia)  
Players Left
 Craig Brackins  USA (208-PF-87)  to Nagoya DD (B League)  
 Julian Mavunga  Zimbabwean USA (203-PF-90)  to Kyoto Hannar. (B League)  
Free Agents
 Samba Faye  (205-C-87)
 Tomonobu Hasegawa  (184-G-90)
 Hironori Higuchi  (191-F/C-90)
 Yusuke Karino  (184-G-90)
 Narito Namizato  (172-G-89)
 Taichi Sano  (177-PG-93)
 Yousuke Sugawara  (187-G/F-83)
 Koyo Takahashi
 Daichi Tanaka  (183-G/F-89)
 Ryota Kobayashi  (178-PG-91)
 Yutaka Yokoe  (176-G-89)
Coaches Joined
 Shawn Dennis  Australian  from Tochigi Brex (B League)  

  SHIMANE SUSANOO MAGIC  (Promoted)  
Players Joined
 Kazuya Hatano  Brazilian Japanese (192-F-82)  from Ryukyu GK (B League)  
Players Left
 Jo Kurino-Dews  USA Japanese (195-F-80)  to Toyotsu FE (B League D2)  
Free Agents
 Takanori Goya  (190-G-83)
 Hayato Kantake  (194-F-86)
 Ryan Reid  Jamaican USA (204-C/F-86)
 Keisuke Takabatake  (183-G-90)
 Josh Davis  USA (203-F-91)
 Wayne Marshall  USA (211-C-86)
 Hiryu Okamoto  (170-PG-93)
 Jun Abe  (177-G-86)
 Yokoo Tatsuhiro  (186-SG-85)
 Edward Yamamoto  (173-PG-86)

  TOYAMA GROUSES  
Players Left
 Masashi Joho  (183-SF-82)  to Niigata Albirex (B League)  
Free Agents
 Kenji Hilke  (197-F-85)
 Yuta Miyanaga  (183-G-81)
 Tsubasa Obara  (198-F-94)
 Yu Okada  (184-SG-83)
 Dexter Pittman  USA (208-C-88)
 Motoshi Shimada  (196-F-87)
 Naoki Uto  (188-F-91)
 Tanaka Kensuke  (187-G-85)
 Drew Viney  USA (204-PF-88)
 Ryo Yamazaki  (180-SG-92)
 Sam Willard  USA (205-F-88)
 Takeshi Mito  (184-G-85)
Coaches Joined
 Miodrag Rajkovic  Serbian  from PGE Turow (Poland)  

  TOYOTA ALVARK TOKYO  
Players Joined
 Seiya Ando  (184-G-92)  from Akita NH (B League D2)  
 Alex Kirk  USA (211-C-91)  from Anadolu Efes (Turkey)  
 Landen Lucas  USA (208-F-93)  from Kansas (NCAA)  
 Jawad Williams  USA (204-F-83)  from Grissin Bon RE (Italy)  
Players Left
 Jeff Ayres  USA (206-F-87)  to Eskisehir Basket (Turkey)  
 Diante Garrett  USA (196-PG-88)  to Fiat TO (Italy)  
 Andrew Naymick  USA (209-C-85)  to Stirling S. (Australia)  
 Trent Plaisted  USA (211-C-86)  to Osaka Evessa (B League)  
Free Agents
 Seaun Eddy  (191-SG-91)
 Joji Takeuchi  (207-F/C-85)
 Daisuke Tamura  (182-G-81)
 Daiki Tanaka  (191-F-91)
 Zack Baranski  (193-G/F-92)
 Shohei Kikuchi  (191-F/G-84)
 Keijuro Matsui  (188-G-85)
 Kohei Ninomiya  (173-PG-88)
 Taishi Ito  (182-G-86)
 Takeki Shonaka  (180-PG-84)
Coaches Joined
 Luka Pavicevic  Serbian  from Buducnost (Montenegro)  

  YOKOHAMA B-CORSAIRS  
Players Stayed
 Jason Washburn  USA Bulgarian (210-C-90)
Free Agents
 Ryota Iwata  (185-G-92)
 Pape Faye  Senegalese Japanese (200-C-87)
 Masashi Hosoya  (173-PG-89)
 Takuya Kawamura  (193-G-86)
 Mitsuda Keitaro  (188-G-94)
 Alexis Minatoya  (191-G-88)
 Jeffrey Parmer  USA (203-F-85)
 Kazutaka Takashima  (191-G-84)
 Ken Takeda  (188-G/F-78)
 Kiichi Kikuyama  (178-G-92)
 Ryuichi Horikawa  (191-F-79)
 Masayuki Masayuki  (183-G/F-82)
 Kenji Yamada  (180-PG-83)

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