- Published: Monday, 17 March 2014 18:39
Back in 2001, while still in high school, Cooke shared the basketball court with professional players like Chris Bosh and LeBron James before their stardom. Cooke said because of his mistakes, he never made it to the NBA. “I wish I would’ve listened to my coaches while I was in school… I should’ve used what they said to better myself, and I didn’t,” he told PHCC students. His story is out on the big screen in the documentary “Lenny Cooke Movie.” To find out more, visit www.lennycookemovie.com.