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B Standings
Central
 1. Toyama Grouses 5-2 
 2. Kawasaki BT 4-3 
 3. Niigata Albirex 4-3 
 4. SeaHorses 2-5 
 5. Yokohama BC 2-5 
 6. San-en 1-6 
East
 1. Tochigi Brex 6-1 
 2. Toyota Alvark 6-1 
 3. Chiba Jets 5-2 
 4. Akita NH 3-4 
 5. Hokkaido L. 3-4 
 6. Hitachi SR 1-6 
West
 1. Ryukyu GK 6-1 
 2. Nagoya DD 5-2 
 3. Kyoto Hannar. 4-3 
 4. Osaka Evessa 4-3 
 5. Shiga L-Stars 2-5 
 6. Fukuoka Rizing 0-7 
Full Standings
Last:10/22/2018
B2 Standings
Central
 1. Shinshu BW 8-0 
 2. Toyotsu FE 6-2 
 3. Tokyo Z 5-3 
 4. Kanazawa Sam. 2-6 
 5. Tokyo HT 2-6 
 6. Nishinomiya S. 1-7 
East
 1. Sendai 89ers 6-2 
 2. Cyberdyne IR 5-3 
 3. Yamagata 4-4 
 4. Gunma 4-4 
 5. Fukushima 3-5 
 6. Aomori Watts 2-6 
West
 1. Hiroshima D. 8-0 
 2. Kumamoto V. 6-2 
 3. Shimane SM 5-3 
 4. Ehime OV 2-6 
 5. Bambitious Nara 1-6 
 6. Kagawa FA 1-6 
Full Standings
Last:10/22/2018
B League D3 Standings
 1. Koshigaya A. 6-0 
 2. Tokyo Excel. 6-0 
 3. Saitama Bron. 4-4 
 4. Gifu Swoops 3-5 
 5. Tokyo Cinq R. 2-4 
 6. Iwate Big Bulls 2-6 
 7. Kagoshima 1-5 
 8. Aisin AW 0-0 
 9. Tokyo Big Blue 0-0 
 10. Toyoda Gosei 0-0 
Full Standings
Last:10/21/2018
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Ryan ROSSITER
  Tochigi .
  (204-F-89)
  Avg: 30.2
 1. Rossiter, Tochigi .30.2 
 2. Gardner, Niigata .25.7 
 3. Simon, Kyoto H.24.5 
 4. Cummings, Nagoya D.24.3 
 5. Smith, Toyama G.23.0 
 6. Lyons, Toyama G.22.7 
 7. Trasolini, Hokkaido.20.8 
 8. Keenan, Akita NH20.2 
 9. Lawal, Shiga L.19.7 
 10. Kelly, Hitachi SR19.0 
Rebounds Per Game
 Joshua SMITH
  Toyama G.
  (208-C-92)
  Avg: 14
 1. Smith, Toyama G.14.0 
 2. Lyons, Toyama G.12.8 
 3. Fischer, Shiga L.12.5 
 4. Harrellson, Osaka E.12.2 
 5. Lawal, Shiga L.12.0 
 6. Rossiter, Tochigi .11.7 
 7. Butts, SeaHorses11.4 
 8. Doblas, Hokkaido L.11.0 
 9. Burrell, Nagoya DD11.0 
 10. Dozier, San-en10.3 
Assists Per Game
 Julian MAVUNGA
  Kyoto H.
  (203-PF-90)
  Avg: 9.5
 1. Mavunga, Kyoto H.9.5 
 2. Namizato, Ryukyu G.9.0 
 3. Uto, Toyama G.6.8 
 4. Kawamura, Yokohama.6.2 
 5. Nakayama, Akita NH6.0 
 6. Sakuragi, SeaHorses6.0 
 7. Kinoshita, Osaka E.5.7 
 8. Matsushima, Hokkaido.5.7 
 9. Togashi, Chiba Jets5.2 
 10. Ninomiya, Shiga L.5.2 
Steals Per Game
 Takuya NAKAYAMA
  Akita NH
  (182-PG-94)
  Avg: 3
 1. Nakayama, Akita NH3.0 
 2. Gibbs, Tochigi Brex2.4 
 3. Yamashita, Fukuoka .2.2 
 4. Parker, Chiba Jets2.2 
 5. Mavunga, Kyoto H.1.8 
 6. Rossiter, Tochigi .1.7 
 7. Lawson, Fukuoka .1.7 
 8. Morris, Yokohama.1.5 
 9. Narita, Akita NH1.5 
 10. Gardner, Niigata .1.5 
Blocks Per Game
 Kadeem COLEBY
  Akita NH
  (206-C/F-89)
  Avg: 3.5
 1. Coleby, Akita NH3.5 
 2. Simon, Kyoto H.2.3 
 3. Parker, Chiba Jets2.3 
 4. Hamilton, Niigata .2.0 
 5. Lawson, Fukuoka .2.0 
 6. Kirk, Toyota Alvark1.8 
 7. Edwards, Kawasaki.1.7 
 8. Lawal, Shiga L.1.7 
 9. Harrellson, Osaka E.1.5 
 10. Morris, Yokohama.1.3 
Player of the Week

 Michael Parker
  Chiba Jets
  ( 202-F-81 )
  

 Anthony McHenry
  Shinshu BW
  ( 202-SF-83 )
  

 Darnell Martin
  Saitama Bron.
  ( 198-PF-91 )
  

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Next Round Schedule

Round 8 (Regular Season)

Akita NH Oct.24 Tochigi Brex 66%
Chiba Jets 69% Oct.24 Hokkaido L.
Hitachi SR Oct.24 Toyota Alvar 92%
Kawasaki BT 79% Oct.24 San-en
Yokohama BC 60% Oct.24 Niigata Albi
SeaHorses Oct.24 Toyama Grous 74%
Shiga L-Star Oct.24 Nagoya DD 81%
Fukuoka Rizi Oct.24 Kyoto Hannar 81%
Ryukyu GK 75% Oct.24 Osaka Evessa
Next Round Schedule

Round 9 (Regular Season)

Yamagata 71% Oct.24 Gunma
Sendai 89ers 83% Oct.24 Aomori Watts
Cyberdyne I 62% Oct.24 Fukushima
Tokyo Z 90% Oct.24 Nishinomiya
Shinshu BW 94% Oct.24 Tokyo HT
Toyotsu FE 88% Oct.24 Kanazawa Sam
Shimane SM 88% Oct.24 Bambitious N
Hiroshima D 65% Oct.24 Kumamoto V.
Ehime OV 75% Oct.24 Kagawa FA
Next Round Schedule

Round 5 (Regular Season)

Koshigaya A 59% Oct.28 Tokyo Excel
Kagoshima Oct.28 Tokyo Cinq R 53%
Iwate Big Bu Oct.28 Gifu Swoops 63%
Koshigaya A 59% Oct.27 Tokyo Excel
Iwate Big Bu Oct.27 Gifu Swoops 63%
Kagoshima Oct.27 Tokyo Cinq R 53%
Joshua Heytvelt (ex Yesilgiresun) signs at Hitachi Sunrockers - Aug 2, 2014


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Joshua
Heytvelt
Hitachi Sunrockers Tokyo (NBL) landed 28-year old American power forward Joshua Heytvelt (210-86, college: Gonzaga). He played most recently at Yesilgiresun in Turkish TB2L. In 39 games he averaged impressive 15.6ppg, 10.3rpg (#4 in the league), 1.4apg and 1.6bpg previous season. He helped them to make it to the semifinals. It was a very successful season in his career as he was awarded Eurobasket.com All-Turkish TB2L Center of the Year, selected to 1st Team and selected to All-Imports Team.
The previous (12-13) season Heytvelt played at Tofas (TBL) in Turkish league. The team played in three different competitions (!!!) that year, and he had a chance to explore basketball on different levels. In 32 TBL games he was fourth best scorer with 11.3ppg and recorded 5.9rpg (#4 in the league). Heytvelt also played 11 games in EuroChallenge where he had 6.5ppg and 4.7rpg.
In 2011-12 season he played at KK Zagreb in Croatian league. In 10 Euroleague games he had 9.1ppg and 5.6rpg. Heytvelt also played 10 games in Adriatic League where he had 6.3ppg and 4.2rpg.
In 2010-11 season he played at Lottomatica Roma (Serie A) in Italian league. In 10 games he had 5.7ppg and 2.5rpg. Heytvelt also played 10 games in Euroleague where he had 5.3ppg and 2.9rpg.
In 2009-10 season he played at Oyak Renault (D3) in Turkish league. In 30 games he had very remarkable stats: 17.3ppg, 10.0rpg (#2 in the league), 1.4apg and 1.2bpg. He can count that season as a very successful as was awarded Eurobasket.com All-Turkish League Defensive Player of the Year, selected to 1st Team and selected to All-Imports Team. Heytvelt played in the final of Croatian Cup (Kresimir Cosic Cup) in 2012.
He is a very experienced player.
Heytvelt graduated from Gonzaga University in 2009 and it will be his sixth season in pro basketball.
His game is described as: A promising inside player whose career has been conditioned by injuries. Has the perimetral skills of a PF plus the athletic skills and the body strength to play the 5 position. If he will finally have regular playing time, a lot of people could dicover a new star.

By Eurobasket Data Center

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Joji
Takeuchi
B League Round 6: Toshiba Thunders lose to Toyota Alvark - 4 hours ago
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Anthony
McHenry
Best players of Japanese B2 League round 7 (by Interperformances) - 10 hours ago
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Darnell
Martin
Japanese B League D3 round 4 best performance: Darnell Martin - 10 hours ago
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