Johnson, Rhodes Back to the KBL1 year 22 hours ago
BUSAN, South Korea -- Former KT star Charles Rhodes is returning to the KBL this season with Incheon ET Land after being drafted ninth overall at the KBL Import draft in Las Vegas. Rhodes returns after a successful season playing in Spain.
Johnson, the league's leading scorer last season also has found a new home in Seoul after being selected by Samsung in the second round.
Herbert Hill was the first selection in the draft, also returning to the league after a year absence. He...
Basketball - Sonic Booms Charles Rhodes Goes to Spain2 years 16 weeks ago
BUSAN, South Korea - KT Sonic Boom center Charles Rhodes has been signed by CAI Zaragoza for rest of the season, according to Eurobasket.
Rhodes spent a tumultuous two years in Busan under coach Jang Jeon-jin, often clashing with the coach, but was a fan favorite nonetheless for his high-flying dunks, charismatic personality and his immense talent. He appeared 56 times with Sonic Boom KT this season averaging 21 points and 11.6 rebounds, and will join tenth place...
KBL Playoffs - Anyang’s Big Second Half Clinches Series Against KT2 years 17 weeks ago
BUSAN, South Korea - Anyang KGC’s huge second half led them to an 85-64 win over the KT Sonic Boom, clinching the semifinal series three games to one.
Chris Daniels scored 30 points and added 11 rebounds, while Yang Hee-jong added 18 as KGC exploded in the second half, outscoring KT 49-28.
“It was a tough game, we knew it was going to be tough, so we had to bring everything we had, we didn’t want to go back to game five in Anyang,” Daniels told...
KBL Playoffs - Anyang KGC Hold Off KT To Win Game 12 years 18 weeks ago
ANYANG, South Korea - The KT Sonic Boom blew a chance to steal game 1 Sunday, as turnovers and terrible shooting doomed them as Anyang KGC slipped by KT 54-51 to take a 1-0 lead in the series.
Chris Daniels had 18 points and 7 rebounds, while Oh Sek-geun had 16 points and 11 rebounds.
Charles Rhodes was the only KT player who looked good during the game, scoring a game high 30 points, including two three pointers, and recorded 13 rebounds.
KT looked tired and...
KBL Playoffs - KT Win Double Overtime Thriller to Advance to Semifinals2 years 18 weeks ago
BUSAN, South Korea - The KT Sonic Boom advanced to the semi-finals of the Korean Basketball League with a dramatic 98-92 double overtime win over the Inchon ET Land Elephants.
Charles Rhodes scored 29 points and added 22 rebounds, and Park Sang-oh led KT down the stretch with 25 points as the Sonic Boom won the tough best of five series three games to two. Yang Woo-weub also added 20 points, while starter Song Young-jin missed the game due to a leg injury.
Incheon Blasts KT, Forces Game 52 years 19 weeks ago
BUSAN, South Korea - The Incheon ET Land Elephants forced a fifth and deciding game tonight, by blowing out the KT Sonic Boom on their homecourt 84-57.
Herbert Hill scored 19 of his game high 30 points in the first half as Incheon built a 43-27 lead and never looked back. He added 16 rebounds, two blocks and two steals in the dominating performance.
Moon Tae-jong also notched a double-double, posting 18 points and 11 rebounds.
Charles Rhodes scored 23 points for...
KBL Playoffs - Park's Six Three Pointers Leads KT to Game 2 Victory2 years 19 weeks ago
BUSAN, South Korea - Park Sang-oh hit six three pointers and went for 27 points as the KT Sonic Boom evened the best of five quarterfinal with Incheon at a game apiece with a 75-71 victory Saturday afternoon.
Charles Rhodes added 19 points, 18 rebounds and three blocked shots as KT regrouped after coach Jeon Chang-jin had called out his players for lack of effort after the first game.
Herbert Hill led all scorers with 29 adding eight rebounds and five assists, while Moon Tae...
KBL Playoffs - Incheon Steals Game 1 from KT2 years 19 weeks ago
BUSAN, South Korea - Cho Sung-min had two chances to seal a Game 1 victory for KT but came up short both times, as Incheon ET Land stole Game 1 of the best of five first round series with a 81-79 victory over KT at Sajik Indoor Stadium Thursday night.
Cho was fouled with 0.9 seconds in regulation, and need to hit both free throws, but missed the second to send the game into overtime with the game tied at 70. He then missed a last chance three pointer to win the game, but was off...
Basketball - KT Slumping as Playoffs Near2 years 21 weeks ago
BUSAN, South Korea - The KT Sonic Boom need Charles Rhodes ankle to recover and fast.
Chris Williams scored 29 points and Choi Jin-soo added 24 as the Goyang Orions defeated the KT Sonic Boom 84-72 Friday night in Busan.
The Sonic Boom’s injured starting center Rhodes has missed the past three games nursing an ankle injury, and have lost all three. They have lost the last four of five.
Park Sang-oh scored 23 for KT, while Reggie Okosa notched 20.
Goyang came out on...
Basketball - Clark's 41 Leads Samsung Past KT2 years 22 weeks ago
SEOUL - Ira Clark dropped 41 points and 13 rebounds as the Seoul Samsung Thunder defeated the KT Sonic Boom 80-77 Tuesday night.
Clark scored 10 of Samsung’s fourth quarter points, as Samsung outscored KT 17-12 in the final frame to end their two game losing streak.
Eric Sandrin also added 14 points, five rebounds and three assists, while Lee Kyu-sub added 18.
KT, who is missing starter Charles Rhodes due to ankle injury, shot 53% from the field, led by...