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Dwight Ramos joins Levanga Hokkaido in Japan B.League


Toyama Grouses' Dwight Ramos.

Dwight Ramos during his time with Toyama Grouses. TOYAMA PHOTO

MANILA, Philippines — Dwight Ramos has signed with a new Japan B.League team, Levanga Hokkaido, for the 2022-23 season.

Hokkaido announced the acquisition of the Filipino import on Wednesday to beef up its roster as it seeks to improve from a 16th place finish with a 21-35 record.

“I’m very excited to play for Hokkaido next season. I was able to visit Hokkaido twice the last season and I loved the city,” said the Gilas Pilipinas mainstay in a statement.

“I’m also looking forward to playing with very talented players in Hokkaido and hopefully making a run in the playoffs next season! I’, excited to play for the fans and boosters in Hokkaido.”

Ramos played for the Toyama Grouses in his first B.League season.

Toyama finished 24-35 in the 14th place in the 2021-22 season.

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