The Bayi Fubang Rockets are a men’s professional basketball team based in Ningbo, Zhejiang, China. They play in the South Division of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) and call Youngor Arena home. The club’s mascot is a rocket. The Rockets also had a home-game unbeaten streak of 65 games that ended in 2002.
The Bayi Rockets have a long history that predates the current CBA. When they entered the league in its inaugural season of 1995–96, they had already won 34 national titles. Bayi dominated the CBA in its early years, winning seven championships in the first eight seasons of CBA competition.
During the 2004–05 CBA season, marked the first time since the league’s founding that the team did not advance to the CBA Finals, and the only time in the organization’s first 12 years that the club failed to reach the championship series.
Their last Championship came in the 2006–07 CBA season.