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Central
 1. SeaHorses 5-1 
 2. San-en 4-2 
 3. Niigata Albirex 3-3 
 4. Toyama Grouses 3-3 
 5. Nagoya DD 1-5 
 6. Yokohama BC 1-5 
East
 1. Chiba Jets 5-1 
 2. Toyota Alvark 5-1 
 3. Toshiba BT 5-2 
 4. Hokkaido L. 4-2 
 5. Hitachi SR 3-4 
 6. Tochigi Brex 2-4 
West
 1. Ryukyu GK 5-1 
 2. Kyoto Hannar. 4-2 
 3. Shimane SM 2-4 
 4. Nishinomiya S. 2-5 
 5. Osaka Evessa 1-5 
 6. Shiga L-Stars 1-6 
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Last:10/21/2017
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Central
 1. Gunma 4-2 
 2. Shinshu BW 4-2 
 3. Cyberdyne IR 3-3 
 4. Kanazawa Sam. 3-3 
 5. Toyotsu FE 3-3 
 6. Tokyo Z 2-4 
East
 1. Akita NH 6-0 
 2. Fukushima 4-2 
 3. Sendai 89ers 3-3 
 4. Yamagata 2-4 
 5. Iwate Big Bulls 1-5 
 6. Aomori Watts 0-6 
West
 1. Fukuoka Rizing 6-0 
 2. Ehime OV 5-2 
 3. Hiroshima D. 4-2 
 4. Kumamoto V. 3-4 
 5. Bambitious Nara 1-5 
 6. Kagawa FA 1-5 
Full Standings
Last:10/21/2017
B League D3 Standings
 1. Tokyo HT 5-1 
 2. Tokyo Excel. 4-2 
 3. Saitama Bron. 4-2 
 4. Otsuka A. 3-3 
 5. Kagoshima 2-5 
 6. Tokyo Cinq R. 1-6 
 7. Aisin AW 0-0 
 8. Tokyo Big Blue 0-0 
 9. Toyoda Gosei 0-0 
Full Standings
Last:10/21/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Davante GARDNER
  Niigata .
  (203-PF-91)
  Avg: 33.6
 1. Gardner, Niigata .33.6 
 2. Fazekas, Toshiba BT26.4 
 3. Martin, San-en23.3 
 4. Rossiter, Tochigi .19.7 
 5. Trasolini, Hokkaido.19.3 
 6. Uto, Toyama G.15.3 
 7. Kirk, Toyota Alvark15.3 
 8. Smith, Osaka E.15.0 
 9. Sacre, Hitachi SR14.9 
 10. Martin, Ryukyu GK14.8 
Rebounds Per Game
 Ryan ROSSITER
  Tochigi .
  (204-F/C-89)
  Avg: 14
 1. Rossiter, Tochigi .14.0 
 2. Fazekas, Toshiba BT11.9 
 3. Scott, Shimane SM11.2 
 4. Willard, Toyama G.10.3 
 5. Davis, Toshiba BT10.3 
 6. Morrison, San-en10.2 
 7. Lammert, Nishinom.9.7 
 8. Harrellson, Hitac.9.6 
 9. Orton, SeaHorses9.4 
 10. Martin, Ryukyu GK9.2 
Assists Per Game
 Yuki TOGASHI
  Chiba Jets
  (170-PG-93)
  Avg: 7.5
 1. Togashi, Chiba Jets7.5 
 2. Uto, Toyama G.6.0 
 3. Tanaka, Toyota A.5.8 
 4. Sakuragi, SeaHorses5.7 
 5. Suzuki, San-en5.3 
 6. Namizato, Shiga L.5.1 
 7. Burns, Nishinomiya S.4.9 
 8. Rossiter, Tochigi .4.8 
 9. Shinoyama, Toshi.4.6 
 10. Tajima, Hokkaido.4.3 
Steals Per Game
 Ryoma HASHIMOTO
  SeaHo.
  (178-G-88)
  Avg: 2.5
 1. Hashimoto, SeaHo.2.5 
 2. Trasolini, Hokkaido.2.0 
 3. Douhara, Nishinom.1.9 
 4. Sasayama, Nagoya D.1.8 
 5. Kohei, Hokkaido L.1.8 
 6. Watanuki, Kyoto H.1.7 
 7. Ueta, Toyama G.1.7 
 8. Tani, Nishinomiya S.1.7 
 9. Chambers, Chiba J.1.5 
 10. Parmer, Yokohama.1.5 
Blocks Per Game
 D'Or FISCHER
  Shiga L.
  (211-C-81)
  Avg: 2.3
 1. Fischer, Shiga L.2.3 
 2. Lane, Shimane SM1.7 
 3. Orton, SeaHorses1.4 
 4. Takeuchi, Tochigi .1.3 
 5. Thabeet, Yokohama.1.3 
 6. Kirk, Toyota Alvark1.3 
 7. Willard, Toyama G.1.3 
 8. Martin, Ryukyu GK1.3 
 9. Lammert, Nishinom.1.3 
 10. Brown, Ryukyu GK1.3 

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Niigata Albi Oct.22 Hokkaido L. 60%
Toyama Grous Oct.22 Kyoto Hannar 63%
Shimane SM Oct.22 Ryukyu GK 81%
Nagoya DD Oct.22 San-en 85%
Tochigi Brex Oct.22 Toyota Alvar 84%
Yokohama BC Oct.22 SeaHorses 91%
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Kanazawa Sam Oct.23 Cyberdyne I 57%
Kagawa FA Oct.22 Hiroshima D 85%
Fukushima 89% Oct.22 Bambitious N
Toyotsu FE Oct.22 Tokyo Z 53%
Aomori Watts Oct.22 Akita NH 99%
Sendai 89ers 77% Oct.22 Iwate Big Bu
Yamagata Oct.22 Gunma 74%
Shinshu BW Oct.22 Fukuoka Rizi 75%
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Otsuka A. 50% Oct.22 Tokyo Excel
B League Round 52: #1 Tochigi Brex is defeated by Chiba Jets - Apr 9, 2017


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Tyler Stone
The games are now more important than at the beginning of the Regular Season. We may still expect few shocking results in upcoming 10 rounds. There was no lack of excitement in the last round games. The round ended with defeat of the leader.

The most crucial game of the last round was a loss of top-ranked Tochigi Brex (40-10) on the court of third ranked Chiba Jets on Saturday night. Visitors were defeated by Chiba Jets 92-80. It ended at the same time the eight-game winning streak of Tochigi Brex. Americans were the main players on the court. Worth to mention a great performance of Tyler Stone (203-91, college: SE Missouri St., agency: Diamond Sports) who helped to win the game recording 29 points and center Hilton Armstrong (210-84, college: Connecticut) who added 14 points and 10 rebounds during the contest. At the losing side forward Jeffrey Gibbs (188-80, college: Otterbein) responded with a double-double by scoring 12 points and 11 rebounds. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Chiba Jets maintains third position with 35-15 record having nine points less than leader Tochigi Brex. Tochigi Brex at the other side still keeps top place with ten games lost. They share the position with SeaHorses. Chiba Jets are again looking forward to face league's leader Tochigi Brex at home in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Tochigi Brex will have a break next round.
Sixth-ranked Shiga L-Stars (12-38) gave a tough game to second ranked Ryukyu GK (25-25). The visitors from Okinawa managed to secure only two-point victory 75-73. However their fans expected much easier game. The winners were led by American power forward Lamont Hamilton (208-84, college: St.John's) who scored that evening 14 points, 6 rebounds and 5 assists and Syota Tsuyama supported him with 14 points. Even 14 points and 7 assists by guard Narito Namizato (172-89) did not help to save the game for Shiga L-Stars. Both coaches tested many bench players in such tough game. Ryukyu GK have a solid three-game winning streak. They maintain second position with 25-25 record having nineteen points less than leader Tochigi Brex, which they share with Hitachi SR. Shiga L-Stars at the other side keep the sixth place with 38 games lost. Ryukyu GK will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. Shiga L-Stars will play again at home against the league's second-placed Ryukyu GK (#2) and hope to get back on the winning track.
The game between Top Four teams took place in Kanagawa. First ranked host Toshiba Thunders (43-8) defeated their biggest opponent Sanen Neophoenix (27-24) 89-76. Nick Fazekas fired a double-double by scoring 35 points (!!!) and 16 rebounds for the winners. Josh Childress produced a double-double by scoring 27 points and 13 rebounds for lost side. Both coaches allowed to play bench players saving starting five for next games. Toshiba Thunders have an impressive six-game winning streak. They maintain first position with 43-8 record. Loser Sanen Neophoenix keeps the second place with 24 games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
The game between Top Four teams took place in Kanagawa. First ranked host Toshiba Thunders (43-8) defeated their biggest opponent Sanen Neophoenix (27-24) 72-63. It was a very good performance for Nick Fazekas who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 29 points, 16 rebounds, 4 assists and 4 blocks (made all of his seven free throws). Both coaches allowed to play bench players saving starting five for next games. Toshiba Thunders have an impressive six-game winning streak. They maintain first position with 43-8 record. Sanen Neophoenix at the other side keeps the second place with 24 games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
The game between Top Four teams took place in Kariya. First ranked host Aishin Sea Horses (40-10) defeated 3rd ranked Diamond Dolphins (23-27) 86-70. Worth to mention a great performance of Makoto Hiejima who helped to win the game recording 23 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists. Both coaches allowed to play bench players saving starting five for next games. Aishin Sea Horses have an impressive nine-game winning streak. They maintain first position with 40-10 record. Diamond Dolphins lost third consecutive game. They keep the third place with 27 games lost. Aishin Sea Horses will face again Diamond Dolphins (#3) in Nagoya in the next round, which may be the game of the day.

There were no shocking results in the other games in round 52: Kyoto Hannar. won against Osaka Evessa on the opponent's court 84-72. Toyota Alvark managed to outperform Sendai 89ers in a home game 58-51. Yokohama BC recorded a loss to Hitachi SR on the road 78-62. Toyama Grouses was defeated by Niigata Albirex on its own court 75-85.
The most impressive stats of the last round was 27 points by Diante Garrett of Toyota Alvark.

Toshiba BT - Sanen 89-76

The game between Top Four teams took place in Kanagawa. First ranked host Toshiba Thunders (43-8) defeated their biggest opponent Sanen Neophoenix (27-24) 89-76. Toshiba Thunders looked well-organized offensively handing out 21 assists. American forward Nick Fazekas (211-85, college: Nevada) fired a double-double by scoring 35 points (!!!) and 16 rebounds for the winners. The former international swingman Naoto Tsuji (185-89) chipped in 16 points, 7 assists and 4 steals. American swingman Josh Childress (203-83, college: Stanford) produced a double-double by scoring 27 points and 13 rebounds and his fellow American import forward Robert Dozier (206-85, college: Memphis) added 9 points and 7 rebounds respectively for lost side. Both coaches allowed to play bench players saving starting five for next games. Toshiba Thunders have an impressive six-game winning streak. They maintain first position with 43-8 record. Loser Sanen Neophoenix keeps the second place with 24 games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
Top scorers:
Toshiba BT: N.Fazekas 35+16reb+2ast, N.Tsuji 16+2reb+7ast, R.Shinoyama 9+1reb+5ast, M.Diouf 7+5reb+1ast, T.Hasegawa 6+6ast, K.Nomoto 6+3reb
Sanen: J.Childress 27+13reb+1ast, S.Tawatari 13+1reb, R.Dozier 9+7reb+2ast, S.Okada 8+4reb+1ast, O.Ashaolu 7+3reb+1ast, S.Ohishi 5
gschID: 475208


Chiba Jets - Tochigi Brex 92-80

The most crucial game of the last round was a loss of top-ranked Tochigi Brex (40-10) on the court of third ranked Chiba Jets on Saturday night. Visitors were defeated by Chiba Jets 92-80. It ended at the same time the eight-game winning streak of Tochigi Brex. Americans were the main players on the court. Worth to mention a great performance of Tyler Stone (203-91, college: SE Missouri St., agency: Diamond Sports) who helped to win the game recording 29 points and center Hilton Armstrong (210-84, college: Connecticut) who added 14 points and 10 rebounds during the contest. At the losing side forward Jeffrey Gibbs (188-80, college: Otterbein) responded with a double-double by scoring 12 points and 11 rebounds and power forward Ryan Rossiter (204-89, college: Siena) produced a double-double by scoring 14 points and 10 rebounds. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Chiba Jets maintains third position with 35-15 record having nine points less than leader Tochigi Brex. Tochigi Brex at the other side still keeps top place with ten games lost. They share the position with SeaHorses. Chiba Jets are again looking forward to face league's leader Tochigi Brex at home in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Tochigi Brex will have a break next round.
Top scorers:
Chiba Jets: T.Stone 29+3reb+2ast, R.Ono 18+1reb+1ast, H.Armstrong 14+10reb+1ast, Y.Togashi 11+2reb+5ast, S.Hara 7+2reb, M.Parker 6+7reb+2ast
Tochigi Brex: R.Rossiter 14+10reb+2ast, T.Furukawa 13+2reb+2ast, J.Gibbs 12+11reb+3ast, Y.Suda 10+2reb+1ast, N.Kumagae 9, Y.Tabuse 6+2ast
gschID: 475209


Toshiba BT - Sanen 72-63

The game between Top Four teams took place in Kanagawa. First ranked host Toshiba Thunders (43-8) defeated their biggest opponent Sanen Neophoenix (27-24) 72-63. It was a very good performance for American forward Nick Fazekas (211-85, college: Nevada) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 29 points, 16 rebounds, 4 assists and 4 blocks (made all of his seven free throws). International point guard Yuma Fujii (178-91) contributed with 9 points and 7 rebounds for the winners. American swingman Josh Childress (203-83, college: Stanford) replied with a double-double by scoring 13 points and 14 rebounds and his fellow American import forward Robert Dozier (206-85, college: Memphis) added 9 points and 8 rebounds in the effort for Sanen Neophoenix. Both coaches allowed to play bench players saving starting five for next games. Toshiba Thunders have an impressive six-game winning streak. They maintain first position with 43-8 record. Sanen Neophoenix at the other side keeps the second place with 24 games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
Top scorers:
Toshiba BT: N.Fazekas 29+16reb+4ast, N.Tsuji 11+1ast, Y.Fujii 9+7reb+3ast, M.Diouf 6+9reb, Y.Nagayoshi 5+2reb, T.Hasegawa 5+1reb+2ast
Sanen: J.Childress 13+14reb+1ast, O.Ashaolu 10+4reb, R.Dozier 9+8reb, T.Suzuki 9+3reb+2ast, S.Okada 7+5reb+3ast, S.Tawatari 6+2reb+2ast
gschID: 475211


Osaka Evessa - Kyoto Hannar. 72-84

We cannot really consider it an upset in the game between close teams when one of their biggest challengers Osaka Evessa (23-27) was defeated at home by fifth ranked Kyoto Hannar. (23-27) 84-72 on Saturday. It was a great shooting night for Kyoto Hannar. especially from behind the arc, where they had solid 55.6 percentage. Worth to mention a great performance of guard Hayato Kawashima (186-90) who helped to win the game recording 20 points and American forward Mo Charlo (203-83, college: Nevada, agency: Aspire Sports) who added 15 points and 9 rebounds during the contest. At the losing side American power forward Xavier Gibson (210-88, college: Florida St.) responded with 22 points and 8 rebounds (made all of his ten free throws !!!) and the former international point guard Hiroyuki Kinoshita (178-80) scored 14 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists. Four Osaka Evessa players scored in double figures. Both coaches allowed to play bench players saving starting five for next games. Kyoto Hannar. moved-up to third place, which they share with Nagoya DD and Osaka Evessa. Kyoto Hannar. will have a break next round. Osaka Evessa will play again at home against Kyoto Hannar. and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Kyoto Hannar.: H.Kawashima 20+3reb+3ast, H.Kusaka 16+4reb, M.Charlo 15+9reb, K.Yamabuchi 8+3reb+2ast, S.Murakami 7+2reb+3ast, Y.Okada 6+1ast
Osaka Evessa: X.Gibson 22+8reb+2ast, H.Kinoshita 14+5reb+5ast, S.Negoro 12+2reb+1ast, J.Harrellson 10+5reb+2ast, S.Konno 6+2reb, T.Soma 3+4reb+1ast
gschID: 475214


Toyota Alvark - Sendai 89ers 58-51

Rather predictable result in Tokyo where second ranked Toyota Alvark (37-13) defeated 6th ranked Sendai 89ers (13-37) 58-51 on Saturday. Worth to mention a great performance of American point guard Diante Garrett (196-88, college: Iowa St.) who helped to win the game recording 27 points and the other American import forward Jeff Ayres (206-87, college: Arizona St.) who added 5 points and 15 rebounds during the contest. Toyota Alvark's coach Takuma Ito used a ten-player rotation and allowed the starting five to rest. At the losing side South African center Tshilidzi Nephawe (208-89, college: N.Mexico St.) responded with a double-double by scoring 18 points and 18 rebounds and American Greg Mangano (208-89, college: Yale) produced a double-double by scoring 13 points and 11 rebounds. Toyota Alvark maintains second position with 37-13 record having seven points less than leader Tochigi Brex. Loser Sendai 89ers keep the sixth place with 37 games lost. Toyota Alvark will face again Sendai 89ers (#6) at home in the next round.
Top scorers:
Toyota Alvark: D.Garrett 27+4reb+2ast, T.Shonaka 8+3reb+1ast, J.Takeuchi 7+10reb, D.Tanaka 7+3reb, J.Ayres 5+15reb, Z.Baranski 2+3reb
Sendai 89ers: T.Nephawe 18+18reb+1ast, G.Mangano 13+11reb+1ast, F.Satoh 8+3reb+1ast, M.Tate 3+1reb, R.Yanagawa 3+1reb+2ast, M.Kataoka 2+1reb+1ast
gschID: 543919


Hitachi SR - Yokohama BC 78-62

Not a big story in a game in Tokyo where 5th ranked Yokohama BC (15-35) was defeated by third ranked Hitachi Sunrockers (25-25) 78-62 on Saturday. Hitachi Sunrockers outrebounded Yokohama BC 41-25 including 27 on the defensive glass. Worth to mention a great performance of Canadian center Robert Sacre (213-89, college: Gonzaga) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 13 points and 15 rebounds and American power forward RT Guinn (208-81, college: Baylor) who added 21 points and 6 rebounds during the contest. At the losing side American forward Jeffrey Parmer (203-85, college: Florida Atlantic) responded with 20 points, 9 rebounds, 4 assists and 4 steals and international center Pape Faye (200-87) scored 9 points and 5 rebounds. Both coaches allowed to play bench players saving starting five for next games. Hitachi Sunrockers moved-up to second place, which they share with Ryukyu GK. Yokohama BC lost sixth consecutive game. They keep the fifth position with 35 games lost. Hitachi Sunrockers will face again Yokohama BC (#5) at home in the next round.
Top scorers:
Hitachi SR: R.Guinn 21+6reb+1ast, Y.Otsuka 17+3reb, R.Sacre 13+15reb+1ast, Y.Mitsuhara 8+6reb+1ast, L.Vendrame 7+5reb+6ast, I.Brown 5+1reb+2ast
Yokohama BC: J.Parmer 20+9reb+4ast, P.Faye 9+5reb+1ast, K.Takeda 9+1reb+1ast, M.Hosoya 9+2reb+1ast, T.Kawamura 7+4reb+4ast, A.Minatoya 4+3reb
gschID: 475210


Toyama Grouses - Niigata Albirex 75-85

Everything went according to plan when fourth ranked Niigata Albirex (22-28) beat on the road 6th ranked Toyama Grouses (14-36) 85-75 on Saturday. Niigata Albirex made 24-of-28 free shots (85.7 percent) during the game, while Toyama Grouses only scored eight points from the stripe. Toyama Grouses were plagued by 24 personal fouls down the stretch. Americans were the main players on the court also this time. Worth to mention a great performance of Davante Gardner (203-91, college: Marquette) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 24 points and 15 rebounds and power forward Clint Chapman (208-89, college: Texas, agency: Babcock Sports) who added 18 points and 7 rebounds during the contest. At the losing side Drew Viney (204-88, college: Loyola Mary) responded with 21 points and 6 rebounds and center Dexter Pittman (208-88, college: Texas, agency: Inception Sports) scored 11 points and 5 rebounds. Four Toyama Grouses players scored in double figures. Niigata Albirex maintains fourth position with 22-28 record. Loser Toyama Grouses keep the sixth place with 36 games lost. Niigata Albirex will have a break next round. Toyama Grouses will play again at home against Niigata Albirex (#4) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Niigata Albirex: D.Gardner 24+15reb, K.Igarashi 18+4reb+2ast, C.Chapman 18+7reb, K.Sato 9+3reb+1ast, S.Hatakeyama 6+3reb+7ast, T.You 6+5reb+1ast
Toyama Grouses: D.Viney 21+6reb+2ast, D.Pittman 11+5reb+2ast, T.Mito 11+5reb+1ast, N.Uto 10+3reb+3ast, R.Yamazaki 9+3reb, Y.Okada 8+3reb+1ast
gschID: 475212


Shiga L-Stars - Ryukyu GK 73-75

Sixth-ranked Shiga L-Stars (12-38) gave a tough game to second ranked Ryukyu GK (25-25). The visitors from Okinawa managed to secure only two-point victory 75-73. However their fans expected much easier game. The winners were led by American power forward Lamont Hamilton (208-84, college: St.John's) who scored that evening 14 points, 6 rebounds and 5 assists and point guard Syota Tsuyama (178-96) supported him with 14 points. Even 14 points and 7 assists by guard Narito Namizato (172-89) did not help to save the game for Shiga L-Stars. Center Samba Faye (205-87) added 11 points and 9 rebounds for lost side. Both coaches tested many bench players in such tough game. Ryukyu GK have a solid three-game winning streak. They maintain second position with 25-25 record having nineteen points less than leader Tochigi Brex, which they share with Hitachi SR. Shiga L-Stars at the other side keep the sixth place with 38 games lost. Ryukyu GK will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. Shiga L-Stars will play again at home against the league's second-placed Ryukyu GK (#2) and hope to get back on the winning track.
Top scorers:
Ryukyu GK: L.Hamilton 14+6reb+5ast, S.Tsuyama 14+2reb, R.Terry 13+1reb+1ast, R.Kishimoto 8+2reb+2ast, A.McHenry 8+5reb+1ast, S.Kinjo 6+1reb+4ast
Shiga L-Stars: N.Namizato 14+2reb+7ast, Y.Karino 13+2reb, T.Hasegawa 12+4reb+1ast, S.Faye 11+9reb, C.Brackins 9+6reb+2ast, J.Mavunga 7+9reb+4ast
gschID: 475213


SeaHorses - Nagoya DD 86-70

The game between Top Four teams took place in Kariya. First ranked host Aishin Sea Horses (40-10) defeated 3rd ranked Diamond Dolphins (23-27) 86-70. Worth to mention a great performance of the former international swingman Makoto Hiejima (190-90) who helped to win the game recording 23 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists and American center Isaac Butts (208-89, college: Appalachian St.) who added 8 points and 15 rebounds during the contest. At the losing side American forward Jerome Tillman (201-87, college: Ohio, agency: Inception Sports) responded with 15 points and 6 rebounds and guard Takaya Sasayama (178-93) scored 8 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists. Both coaches allowed to play bench players saving starting five for next games. Aishin Sea Horses have an impressive nine-game winning streak. They maintain first position with 40-10 record. Diamond Dolphins lost third consecutive game. They keep the third place with 27 games lost. Aishin Sea Horses will face again Diamond Dolphins (#3) in Nagoya in the next round, which may be the game of the day.
Top scorers:
SeaHorses: M.Hiejima 23+5reb+4ast, G.Edwards 16+3reb+2ast, K.Kanamaru 13+4reb, M.Karimata 10+3reb, J.Sakuragi 9+4reb+6ast, I.Butts 8+15reb
Nagoya DD: J.Tillman 15+6reb, S.Funyu 11+2reb+1ast, T.Harimoto 10+5reb+1ast, D.Weaver 8+2reb, T.Sasayama 8+5reb+4ast, J.Uzawa 7+1reb
gschID: 543918


  




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B1 League Round 8: San-en NeoPhoenix beats Niigata Albirex by two after a very close game - 5 days ago  
B League D3 Round 3: Tokyo Excel. hands first defeat to Tokyo HT - 5 days ago  
Best players of Japanese B League D2 round 6 - 5 days ago  
B2 League Round 6: Shinshu BW lose against Akita Happinets - 6 days ago  
Best players of Japanese B League round 7 - 6 days ago  
Japanese B League D2 round 5 best performance: Olu Ashaolu - 6 days ago  
B1 League Round 7: Niigata Albirex lose to San-en NeoPhoenix - 7 days ago  
B2 League Round 5: Shinshu BW lose their first game against Akita Happinets - 7 days ago  
Jalen McGaughy signs at Iwate Big Bulls - 9 days ago  
Dragonflies ink Wendell White - 10 days ago  
Japanese B League round 5 best performance: Nick Fazekas - 10 days ago  
Alan Wiggins (ex Aomori Watts) agreed terms with 36ers - 11 days ago  
B1 League Round 5: Toyota Alvark lose their first game against Niigata Albirex - 11 days ago  
Hawkinson's double-double lands him B League D2 Player of the Week award - 12 days ago  
Japanese B League D3 round 2 best performance: Jordan Faison - 12 days ago  
B2 League Round 4 of Regular Season - 13 days ago  
B League D3 Round 2: Tokyo Excel. defeats Kagoshima in the closest game of the week - 13 days ago  
Scott's double-double lands him Player of the Week award - 13 days ago  
Best players of Japanese B League D2 round 3 - 13 days ago  
B1 League Round 4: Chiba Jets hand first loss to Kyoto Hannar. - 14 days ago  
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