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Rockets TV Show Ball Don’t Lie

On the 11th of May, 2020, at 7pm we launched our new Rockets online show ‘Ball Don’t Lie’, hosted by very own Yasmin Dawes.

This  new weekly content  on Instagram live will see players, coaches and Rockets favourites being interviewed and will give viewers the chance to interact and ask questions live by posting in the comments directly to @yasminlili

Our first four  guest have set an incredible standard. First up was GB international and former COB Junior player, Myles Hesson, followed by former GB Captain Drew Sullivan , GB Women’s player Lauren Thomas-Johnson , the fourth one was the USA Coach Donte Mathis and the fifth Mathew Bryan-Amaning and ,the sixth  guests were the  2 of the UK’s top stars from the BBL and WBBL GB stars Jamelll Anderson and Georgia Jones followed by  the Leicester Riders Head Coach Rob Paternostro,  Perris Blackwell, Ashley Hamilton and Dzaflo ‘Flo’ Larkai.

   

We have had an amazing response to the first episodes and the show is already becoming a popular social media favourites.

To ensure that all Rockets fans can view each episode we plan to record and share the weekly content here in our website. So even those of you who do not have an Instagram or Facebook account won’t miss out!

Tune in from 7pm  every Monday, on our instagram @cobrockets and have fun!

All Episodes Available here Soon!

Coming up On Monday (6th July)

On Monday ‘Ball Dont Lie’ show, we are pleased to announce that Tayo Ogedengbe will be our next guest.

Tayo is a British professional basketball player who currently plays for Surrey Scorchers in the British Basketball League.The first signing of the franchise in 2015 remains a talisman on and off the court.

The British player has already represented the Glasgow Rocks, London Lions and Surrey Heat, in addition to representing the French team Calais Basket Cheminots for one season.

In 2018, Captain Tayo Ogedengbe led the Scorchers at the BBL All-Stars Championship, having averaged 16.9 points per game, 4.8 rebounds and 2.8 assists last season.

Listen in to Yasmin Dawes and Tayo Ogedengbe live from 8pm on Monday on Rockets Instagram Live TV @cobrockets