King Topped Participant of the Month


VJ King has gained the Molten BBL Participant of the Month
award for January after offering a lot of the firepower behind a successful streak
that has seen Bristol Flyers keep their place in second place within the BBL
Championship desk. 

The Cleveland native, who additionally celebrated his twenty sixth
birthday in January, joined Flyers within the low season having beforehand performed for
the New York Knicks within the NBA Summer season League and for 2 seasons with their NBA
G-League affiliate the Westchester Knicks. 

He wasted little time establishing himself on these
shores, and total he’s at the moment fourth within the BBL in scoring (19 factors per
sport), fifth in defensive rebounds (5), eighth in complete three-pointers made
(34), and fifth in free-throw share (77%).  

In seven video games in January King bettered all of
these averages, posting 22 factors per contest in Bristol’s busy seven sport
schedule, together with six rebounds and two assists, with a notable uptick in
effectivity on taking pictures splits of 52% from the ground, 36% from three-point vary
and 81% on the free-throw line. 

All this comes amidst a terrific begin to the marketing campaign
for Bristol that picked up tempo in January as they maintained second place in
the BBL Championship with 5 straight wins, together with plenty of vital
victories in a difficult begin to 2023. 

Better of all in January was a house defeat of
third-placed near-rivals Leicester Riders, as King poured in 30 factors on 12-20
(60%) taking pictures together with seven rebounds. That win put Flyers up 2-1 in a
essential head-to-head as King scored six factors within the final six minutes to
break a tie. 

In three extremely spectacular highway wins at Manchester
Giants, B. Braun Sheffield Sharks, and Caledonia Gladiators – that separated
Bristol within the prime 4 from the chasing pack – King’s spotlight was a fourth
BBL double-double of 27 factors and 11 rebounds on the Nationwide Basketball
Efficiency Centre in Manchester. 

On the highway at Sheffield he scored 21 factors on
8-10 (80%) taking pictures, together with 10 factors within the third quarter as Flyers
overturned a double-digit first half deficit to attain an enormous win in entrance of the
Sky Sports activities cameras. 

The February schedule is a bit quieter for King and
his staff, however begins tonight with a South West derby on the highway at Plymouth
Metropolis Patriots. 



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