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Central
 1 Niigata Albirex 45-15 
 2 Kawasaki BT 40-21 
 3 Toyama Grouses 33-28 
 4 SeaHorses 31-29 
 5 San-en 22-38 
 6 Yokohama BC 14-46 
East
 1 Chiba Jets 52-8 
 2 Tochigi Brex 49-10 
 3 Toyota Alvark 43-16 
 4 Hitachi SR 27-33 
 5 Akita NH 17-43 
 6 Hokkaido L. 10-50 
West
 1 Ryukyu GK 40-20 
 2 Nagoya DD 33-27 
 3 Kyoto Hannar. 31-29 
 4 Osaka Evessa 23-37 
 5 Shiga L-Stars 18-42 
 6 Fukuoka Rizing 12-48 
Last:4/22/2019
B2 Standings
Central
 1 Shinshu BW 48-12 
 2 Toyotsu FE 41-19 
 3 Nishinomiya S. 34-26 
 4 Tokyo Z 22-38 
 5 Kanazawa Sam. 21-39 
 6 Tokyo HT 11-49 
East
 1 Gunma 43-17 
 2 Sendai 89ers 40-20 
 3 Cyberdyne IR 35-25 
 4 Fukushima 27-33 
 5 Yamagata 22-38 
 6 Aomori Watts 15-45 
West
 1 Kumamoto V. 45-15 
 2 Shimane SM 43-17 
 3 Hiroshima D. 32-28 
 4 Bambitious Nara 22-38 
 5 Ehime OV 20-40 
 6 Kagawa FA 19-41 
Last:4/22/2019
B League D3 Standings
 1 Tokyo Excel. 11-1 
 2 Koshigaya A. 8-4 
 3 Tokyo Cinq R. 7-5 
 4 Iwate Big Bulls 6-6 
 5 Gifu Swoops 4-8 
 6 Kagoshima 3-9 
 7 Saitama Bron. 3-9 
Stage One Standings
Last:5/5/2019
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Davante GARDNER
  Niigata .
  (203-PF-91)
  Avg: 27.5
 1. Gardner, Niigata .27.5 
 2. Simon, Kyoto H.24.3 
 3. Cummings, Nagoya D.23.2 
 4. Keenan, Akita NH22.8 
 5. Durham, Shiga L.22.3 
 6. Fazekas, Kawasaki.22.0 
 7. Lyons, Toyama G.21.9 
 8. Mavunga, Kyoto H.21.6 
 9. Walker, Shiga L.21.5 
 10. Lawal, Shiga L.21.0 
Rebounds Per Game
 Alex STEPHESON
  Yokohama.
  (208-F/C-87)
  Avg: 13.6
 1. Stepheson, Yokohama.13.6 
 2. Durham, Shiga L.13.2 
 3. Harrellson, Osaka E.12.3 
 4. Lawal, Shiga L.12.2 
 5. Butts, SeaHorses12.1 
 6. Armstrong, Nagoya D.11.7 
 7. Fischer, Shiga L.11.6 
 8. Rossiter, Tochigi .11.1 
 9. Meeks, SeaHorses11.0 
 10. Gardner, Niigata .10.9 
Assists Per Game
 Julian MAVUNGA
  Kyoto H.
  (203-PF-90)
  Avg: 8.5
 1. Mavunga, Kyoto H.8.5 
 2. Blakely, Fukuoka .6.3 
 3. Namizato, Ryukyu G.6.3 
 4. Matsushima, Hokkaido.6.3 
 5. Togashi, Chiba Jets5.7 
 6. Nakayama, Akita NH5.4 
 7. Meeks, SeaHorses5.2 
 8. Sakuragi, SeaHorses5.1 
 9. Igarashi, Niigata .5.1 
Steals Per Game
 Marqus BLAKELY
  Fukuoka .
  (201-F-88)
  Avg: 2.5
 1. Blakely, Fukuoka .2.5 
 2. Gibbs, Tochigi Brex2.2 
 3. Nakayama, Akita NH2.2 
 4. Parker, Chiba Jets2.0 
 5. McCrea, Yokohama.1.9 
 6. Walker, Shiga L.1.8 
 7. Ohishi, San-en1.5 
 8. Trasolini, Hokkaido.1.5 
 9. Baba, Toyota Alvark1.5 
Blocks Per Game
 Prince IBEH
  Yokohama BC
  (208-C-94)
  Avg: 2.8
 1. Ibeh, Yokohama BC2.8 
 2. Mullens, Hokkaido L.2.3 
 3. Coleby, Akita NH2.3 
 4. Simon, Kyoto H.2.1 
 5. Armstrong, Nagoya D.1.7 
 6. Lawson, Fukuoka .1.7 
 7. Hamilton, Niigata .1.5 
 8. Lawal, Shiga L.1.5 
 9. Parker, Chiba Jets1.3 
 10. Harrellson, Osaka E.1.3 
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Japanese B League D3 round 7 best performance: Kyle Richardson - Nov 12, 2018


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KYLE RICHARDSON

American Power forward Kyle Richardson (201-PF-91) put on an amazing game in the last round for top-ranked Koshigaya A., receiving a Interperformances B League D3 Player of the Week award for round 7.
The 27-year old player had a double-double of 31 points and 18 rebounds, while his team crushed Kagoshima (#7, 1-11) with 20-point margin 109-89. It allowed Koshigaya A. to consolidate first place in the Japanese B League D3. Koshigaya A. has a very good season and are considered to have a run for the championship title. They improved their record to 11-1. It's Richardson's second year at Koshigaya A. and it's hard to imagine this team without him. Former Portland State University star has very solid stats this year. Richardson is in league's top in points (3rd best: 21.3ppg), rebounds (8th best: 10.3rpg) and averages impressive 66.0% FGP.

The second best player in last round's games was 24-year old American Ryan Stephan (208-C-94) of league's second-best Tokyo Excel.. Stephan had a very good evening with a double-double of 29 points and 13 rebounds. Of course he led Tokyo Excel. to another comfortable win 102-84 over slightly lower-ranked Saitama Bron. (#4, 5-7) being unquestionably team leader. It was definitely game of the week between two contenders to the title. Tokyo Excel. consolidated its place in top 2 of the standings. His team belongs to top of the standings with 11-1 record and is considered one of the main candidates for the league title. Stephan is a newcomer at Tokyo Excel., but is already one of team's top players. He belongs to the best scorers in the league with 22.7ppg (#1). He also registered 14.3 boards per game.

Third on the list of top players last round was another Koshigaya A.'s star - American forward Josh Peppers (201-PF-85). Peppers showcased his all-around game by recording 26 points, six rebounds and six assists in the last round. He was another key player of Koshigaya A., helping his team with a 109-89 easy win against the lower-ranked Kagoshima (#7, 1-11). Many experts and fans count Koshigaya A. as a contender for championship title. Another victory and another confirmation that they may be right. Just look at their record: 11 victories and only one lost game. They are currently at the very top of the standings. Peppers has a great season in Japan. After 12 games, he made it on the list of the league's leaders in points with 19.0ppg (6th best) and assists with 5.1apg (best passer).

Other top performing players last week:
4. Joe Wolfinger (216-C-85) of Tokyo Cinq R. - 21 points, 11 rebounds and 2 assists
5. Jordan Faison (201-F-94) of Tokyo Excel. - 20 points, 10 rebounds and 7 assists
6. Darnell Martin (198-PF-91) of Saitama Bron. - 28 points, 9 rebounds and 3 assists
7. Deangelo Kirkland (203-F-89) of Tokyo Cinq R. - 24 points, 9 rebounds and 3 assists
8. Luke Evans (203-PF-91) of Koshigaya A. - 18 points, 12 rebounds and 2 assists
9. Satoshi Miyata (180-PG-78) of Tokyo Excel. - 17 points, 3 rebounds and 8 assists
10. Tatsunori Fujie (184-G-87) of Iwate Big Bulls - 21 points, 4 rebounds and 7 assists

The Player of the week is selected based on efficiency calculation, but also including game result, importance of the game, if played recorded double-double/triple-double, etc.
The efficiency formula is a combination of various formulas used by different basketball organizations/leagues. We got involved many basketball scouts and journalists to assure it's accuracy.
The formula: 1.5*PTS + 3* (REB+AST+ST+BL-TO) - 2*BSAG - 4*PF + 3*PFRV + 4* (2FGPM+3FGPM) + 1.5*FTM - 3* (2FGPA-2FGPM) - 3* (3FGPA-3FGPM) - (FTA-FTM)

The Player of the Week awards are presented by Interperformances. Interperformances is a full-service agency specializing in the representation of professional athletes the world-over. With more than forty-eight years of experience, INTERPERFORMANCES is well known to all professional teams and clubs. General Managers trust and rely on our opinions and recommendations.
  




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