Bison Dele, Miles Dabord: Watch ‘Murder In The Thirst Who Killed The Big Baller?’–Jealous Brother Yacht Killings


Bison Dele’s green-eyed brother, Miles Dabord, killed him, and his girlfriend, Serena Karlan. The yacht killings will be featured on the newest episode of Murder in the Thirst, BET‘s hit crime TV series. The episode “Who Killed the Big Baller?” analyzes the sensational murder. It’s a story of resentment, bitterness, and jealousy.


Murder in the Thirst episode “Who Killed the Big Baller?” on BET

While at the peak of his pro basketball career, NBA player Bison Dele abruptly retires and determines to enjoy life with his girlfriend, Serena, aboard his coveted yacht. But when the couple disappears at sea, investigators must disentangle a nautical mystery.


A Lifestyle of the Rich and Famous

As one of the highest-paid NBA ballplayers, Bison Dele lived the good life, and his golden slam dunks made women swoon. In the end, a peaceful life on the gorgeous waters of Tahiti with his girlfriend was all he wanted. Murder in the Thirst: “Who Killed the Big Baller?” describes how Bison Dele grew up poor but became a millionaire. Not everyone was happy for him. Someone was thirsty for his celebrity lifestyle and wanted to steal it for themselves.

After Bison and Serena vanished, police recovered the bullet-riddled catamaran and knew something fishy had happened. An attempt to purchase over $100,000 in gold coins, led police to his shady brother Miles Dabord.

Murder in the Thirst: “Who Killed the Big Baller?” airs on BET Television on Sundays at 10/9 p.m. Central. Two weeks ago, the case of Bison Dele, Serena Karlan, and Miles Dabord aired on ID’s documentary. Find out what happened to their bodies in our next article.





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Traciy Curry-Reyes

Traciy Curry-Reyes is the founder and editor-in-chief of TV Crime Sky. She began her career as a true crime & entertainment freelance writer in the 1990's for her website, The Movies Based on True Stories Database/Archives. She has contributed content to other websites, such as and Traciy also appears as a true-crime expert and commentator on TV One's Fatal Attraction, For My Man, and Justice by Any Means; Investigation Discovery's Murder Calls and Scorned; Oxygen's Snapped; FOX's Crime Watch Daily; and Lifetime Television's Killer Kids.