Joe Chapman (193 cm, Marquette’06) will be playing for a different team in the Japanese BJ league this coming 2014-15 season. Chapman will be suiting up for Shimane Susnoo Magic after playing the 2013-14 season for Bambitious Nara. Chapman displayed solid averages during his 50 games for Bambitious Nara. He scored 16.1 ppg and averaged 4.4 rpg. That was his first stint in Asia. He spent much of his career playing in Mexico and in the United Kingdom.
In 2012-13 he played for the Newcastle Eagles. In 35 games Chapman produced averages of 15.7 ppg and 4.3 rpg. He helped his team make finals appearances in the British BBL and the British BBL Cup in 2013.