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Suns’ Yuta Watanabe With Another Big Performance in Win vs Venezuela

Yuta Watanabe is going to be a fan favorite in Phoenix as he helped guide his Japan team to a win against Venezuela in FIBA World Cup games as they won by a final score of 86-77.

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Watanabe was instrumental in the game as he scored 21 points and grabbed 8 rebounds. He also had 2 blocks and shot 8-14 from the floor. Japan was down late in the game before Watanabe helped lead a 26-9 run in the 4th quarter to help them win yet another game.

Watanabe has been averaging 15.3 PPG, 8.3 RPG, and 2.8 APG in the games that he’s played so far. Watanabe is continuing to show Suns fans why he will be an integral option off their bench this season.

Yuta Watanabe Balls Out For Japan in FIBA Opener

A lot like the Bahama’s team, Japan is so close to potentially qualifying for the 2024 Olympic games next summer. They have one more game they must win on Saturday against Cape Verde.

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