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 and Ashley Hamilton.
We have had an amazing response to the first five 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 (29th June) evening’s ‘Ball Don’t Lie’ show, we are pleased to announce that Dzaflo ‘Flo’ Larkai will join us for the next instalment of Ball Don’t Lie.
Dzaflo ‘Flo’ Larkai is a pro basketballer, who played for London Lions and Great Britain. Prior to returning to England, he spent several years playing in Japan’s BL league, where he was a 3-time champion and he has spent time playing in Spain and the USA.
Flo has a proven track record of success on the court, overcoming numerous obstacles to achieve his dream of becoming a professional basketball player and winning championships in countries around the world.
Listen in to Yasmin Dawes and Dzaflo ‘Flo’ Larkai live from 7pm on Monday on Rockets Instagram Live TV @cobrockets