Japan Creates LED Basketball Court For Pro League 

This week in Japan, a new pro basketball league is getting underway, and last night's game between Alvark Tokyo and the Ryukyu Golden Kings was played on an LED court. It's nuts. [GIF via Kyodo News]

The court for the inaugural B. League game at Yoyogi National Gymnasium is covered with LED light panels. A few years back, Nike created an LED court in China, but according to Kyodo News, the B. League says this is the first of its kind to be used in professional league play.

This is not projection, but actual screens. It makes everything look kind of like, well, a video game.

Tip off.

Just check out how three pointers are logged:

Here's the half-time show:

This is wild.


    all of a sudden, every normal basket ball court in the world looks seriously lame...

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