Parks earns B. League playoff berth; Ravena, Paras sustain fine play

MANILA, Philippines – Ray Parks and Nagoya were not going to allow the out-of-contention San-En NeoPhoenix to derail the Diamond Dolphins’ march to the championship rounds. Coming off back-to-back wins over league-leaders Ryukyu Golden Kings and the Alvark Tokyo, the in-form Diamond Dolphins blasted the NeoPhoenix, 98-79, on Saturday, April 23, and ground out a … Read more

Ramos’ Toyama, Paras’ Niigata suffer blowout B. League losses

MANILA, Philippines – The Osaka Evessa spoiled the Japan B. League return of Gilas Pilipinas hotshot Dwight Ramos as they took down the Toyama Grouses, 76-66, on Wednesday, March 9. Ramos, who showed the way for the national team in the FIBA ​​World Cup Asian Qualifiers just over a week ago, finished with 9 points … Read more

Paras late surge falls short; Ryukyu sweeps Ravena, Shiga for 19th straight win

MANILA, Philippines – One of Kobe Paras’ best games in the Japan B. League went to waste as the Akita Northern Happinets hung on to win at home, 71-67, over the hapless Niigata Albirex BB on Sunday, March 6. The high-flying import flexed his shooting stroke in Niigata’s comeback effort, as he dropped 11 of … Read more