FEB. 7, 2022 (DALLAS, TX) – With the 2022 NBA 2K League draft less than three weeks away, Mavs Gaming agreed to a trade with Heat Check Gaming and Gen G Tigers, exchanging their 1st, 26th and 28th picks for the 6th, 8th and 33rd picks.
“This is a deep draft with a lot of talent,” said Mavs Gaming Head Coach LT Fairley. “We were offered an opportunity to add two amazing draft picks in the top ten opposed to just one. Overall, I have great confidence in our draft process, so this will put us in a great spot for this upcoming season.”
After the fourth season of the NBA 2K League, Mavs Gaming retained center Gerald “Sick One” Knapp and are in optimal position to fill out the roster with solid talent. The fifth season of the NBA 2K League tips off with the draft on Saturday, Feb. 26.
Fans interested in keeping up with Mavs Gaming can follow Mavs Gaming social media accounts on Twitch (twitch.tv/mavsgg), Twitter (MavsGG), Instagram (mavsgg) and Facebook (MavsGG) and visit mavsgaming.nba.com.
Additional details about the 2022 NBA 2K League season will be announced in the near future. For more information, fans can follow the NBA 2K League on Twitter (NBA2KLeague), Instagram (nba2kleague), Facebook (NBA 2K League), TikTok (nba2kleague), Twitch (NBA2KLeague) and YouTube (NBA 2K League) and visit NBA2KLeague.com.
ABOUT MAVS GAMING: Mavs Gaming is the Dallas Mavericks affiliate team in the NBA 2K League. The NBA 2K League is a professional competitive gaming league co-founded by the NBA and Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. Bringing together the world’s best basketball gamers, this marks the first official Esports league operated by a U.S. professional sports league. For more information, visit MavsGaming.NBA.com.
ABOUT THE NBA 2K LEAGUE: The NBA 2K League, a professional esports league co-founded by the NBA and Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTWO), launched in 2018 and features 24 teams and the best NBA 2K players in the world. NBA 2K League partners include Anheuser-Busch, AT&T, Champion Athleticwear, Coinbase, Dash Radio, eGG Network, Google, Loco, Mondelēz International, SAP, Snickers, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Sport1, Tencent, Wilson and YouTube. For more information about the NBA 2K League, visit NBA2KLeague.com.