The Lions made a change to their spring camp schedule: they are shifting their off-day from the 20th to the 19th because there is more rain in the forecast.
Source: Nikkan Sports 2/18/2013
Shingo Takeyama was diagnosed with Graves' disease last May and lost ten kilograms. He was thinking about retiring, but managed to recover and is currently playing while taking medication.
Source: Sponichi 2/18/2013