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Ari Stewart goes pro with Saitama Broncos

Ari Stewart goes pro with Saitama Broncos

Ari Stewart (201 cm, USC’14) will begin his professional career this 2014-15 season with Saitama Broncos (Japan-BJ League). During the 2011-12 season Ari Stewart was a redshirt after transferring to USC…

Scott Morrison links with Aishin

Scott Morrison links with Aishin

Scott Morrison (213 cm, Portland State’08) will play in Japan for the first time after opting for Aishin Sea Horses in the NBL. The Canadian played in Australia last season,…

Verdell Jones joins Fukushima Firebonds

Verdell Jones joins Fukushima Firebonds

Verdell Jones (195 cm, Indiana’12) has agreed terms with Fukushima Firebonds (Japan-BJ League). The Indiana University product is currently waiting for his visa paperwork to be processed. The 25-year old…

Mo Charlo joins Hamamatsu Phoenix

Mo Charlo joins Hamamatsu Phoenix

Mo Charlo (203 cm, Nevada’06) will be taking his game to Japan’s BJ league this 2014-15 season after signing a deal with the Hamamatsu-Higashi Mikawa Phoenix. He comes from spending…

Damian Saunders signs with Aomori Watts

Damian Saunders signs with Aomori Watts

Damian Saunders (203 cm, Duquesne’11) has signed with Aomori Watts (Japan-BJ League). The American Forward spent the last season with the Delaware 87ers (D-League) where he averaged 11.0 ppg and…

Draelon Burns back to Okinawa

Draelon Burns back to Okinawa

Draelon Burns (194 cm, De Paul’08) is back at Ryukyu Golden Kings Okinawa (Japan-BJ League) after extending his contract with the franchise. The guard represented the team during the 2013/2014…

Chris Holm signs with Shiga Lakestars

Chris Holm signs with Shiga Lakestars

Chris Holm (212 cm, Vermont ‘07) has signed with Shiga Lakestars (Japan-BJ League). The American Center played in Japan last season as well when he posted 9.1 ppg and 12.1…

Warren Niles heads to Yokohama B-Corsairs

Warren Niles heads to Yokohama B-Corsairs

Warren Niles (196 cm, ORU’13) is heading to the Far East for the 2014-15 season and is slated to play for the Yokohama B-Corsairs (Japan-BJ League). Niles played his rookie…

Rick Rickert heads to Chiba Jets

Rick Rickert heads to Chiba Jets

Rick Rickert (211 cm, Minnesota ’03) heads to the Chiba Jets (Japan-NBL) for the upcoming 2014/2015 season. The 31-year old American power forward played last season for the Wakayama Trians…

Kyle Barone inks with Tochigi Brex

Kyle Barone inks with Tochigi Brex

Kyle Barone (208 cm, Idaho ’13) will continue his career with Tochigi Brex (Japan-NBL). The American center played in the Hungarian League last season for Alba Fehervar, where he averaged…

Ron Hale switches to Tokyo Cinq

Ron Hale switches to Tokyo Cinq

29-year old Ron Hale (191 cm, Clarke University) will move to Japan this season after completing a switch to Tokyo Cinq Reves in the BJ League. The American has plied…

Zane Knowles turns pro with Wakayama

Zane Knowles turns pro with Wakayama

Zane Knowles (208 cm, Texas A&M’14) has penned his first professional contract and will hit the court with Wakayama Trains (Japan, NBL). The 22-year old American has recently left the…

Travele Jones secures move to Aomori

Travele Jones secures move to Aomori

Travele Jones (203 cm, Texas Southern’11) will return to Japan for the 2014/2015 season after agreeing terms with Aomori Watts (BJ League). The American spent the 2013/2014 campaign in the…

Daniel Bailey inks with Shinshu

Daniel Bailey inks with Shinshu

Daniel Bailey (196 cm, Queens, NC’12) is going to play in Japan this season after penning a deal with Shinshu Brave Warriors Nagano (BJ League). The guard played for BC…

Abdullahi Kuso goes to Iwate Big Bulls

Abdullahi Kuso goes to Iwate Big Bulls

The Iwate Big Bulls (Japan-BJ league) have landed Nigerian forward Abdullahi Kuso (206 cm, Tallahassee CC’08) for the 2014-15 season. Kuso was a former member of the Nigerian National Team…

KeJuan Johnson links with Sendai

KeJuan Johnson links with Sendai

. The 2013/2014 campaign was a busy one for the guard as he wore the jersey of two clubs throughout the season. The American started the season with Penarol Mar…

Joe Chapman joins Shimane SM

Joe Chapman joins Shimane SM

Joe Chapman (193 cm, Marquette’06) will be playing for a different team in the Japanese BJ league this coming 2014-15 season. Chapman will be suiting up for Shimane Susnoo Magic…

Ryukyu Golden Kings win Japanese BJ title

Ryukyu Golden Kings win Japanese BJ title

The Ryukyu Golden Kings Okinawa have won their third Japanese BJ League title after defeating the Akita Northern Happinets 89-103. They used a third-quarter surge to close out the game,…

Marcus Simmons back at Yokohama BC

Marcus Simmons back at Yokohama BC

The Yokohama B-Corsairs from Japan’s BJ League have brought back Marcus Simmons (198 cm, USC’11) this season. He played his rookie season for them in 2011-12.  Simmons has already played…

Carlos Dixon moves to Gunma

Carlos Dixon moves to Gunma

The Gunma Crane Thunders from Japan’s BJ League are looking for solutions to climb out of the cellar of the Eastern Division with just two wins in 15 games. They…

Thomas Kennedy moves to Chiba Jets

Thomas Kennedy moves to Chiba Jets

Veteran of Japanese hoops Thomas Kennedy (201 cm, Detroit Mercy’10) is headed to Japan’s NBL after spending a few season in the BJ League. He has signed with the Chiba…

Draelon Burns joins Okinawa GK

Draelon Burns joins Okinawa GK

Draelon Burns (194 cm, De Paul’08) has found a team in Japan’s BJ League for the 2013-14 season, the Ryukyu Golden Kings Okinawa. Burns has already played his first game…

Brandon Fields opts for Shiga Lakestars

Brandon Fields opts for Shiga Lakestars

Brandon Fields (193 cm, Nevada’10) is headed to the Far East after signing with the Shiba Lakestars from Japan’s BJ League this 2013-14 season. The 25-year-old Dallas native has already…

Edwin Ubiles opts for Kyoto

Edwin Ubiles opts for Kyoto

Edwin Ubiles (198 cm, Siena’10) will play in Japan next season after agreeing terms with second tier franchise Kyoto Hannaryz (BJ League). The Puerto Rican-American played for three teams in…

Rick Rickert joins Wakayama Trians

Rick Rickert joins Wakayama Trians

Rick Rickert (211 cm, Minnesota’03) is making his way back to Japan this 2013-14 season via a deal to play for the Wakayama Trians (NBL). The big man is coming…

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