This past Friday and Sunday, 16 NBA players were involved in a fierce competition on video game consoles remotely as they battled it out in an NBA 2K tournament. The"Players-Only" event was televised on NBA 2K21 MT Coins ESPN and ESPN2 and featured stars such as Kevin Durant, Donovan Mitchell, and DeMarcus Cousins. Following the first round, those three players are one and done. We've got a look at the NBA 2K Players Tournament bracket matchups as we move towards another round.
After Friday night's first-round tournament results, just one of those quarterfinals matchups had been put. The Phoenix Suns celebrity already took out No. 7 Zach LaVine from the opener, but he'll take on a man who set up over 100 in his first 2K20 match of the tourney. With Sunday's 2K results, we know who'll play in the other three matchups. Jones removed Kevin Durant at a huge upset in the first matchup of this tourney.
The Phoenix Suns' Devin Booker may be you beat in this tournament. As the No. 5 seed, he looked strong from the opener against Michael Porter Jr.. He will battle No. 13 seed Rui Hachimura who held off No. 4 Donovan Mitchell at the closest game of the NBA 2K Players Tournament bracket so far.
The final matchup of the quarterfinals will feature two guys capable of talking some trash, but also who proved they have serious skills on 2K. Patrick Beverly destroyed and demoralized his first-round opponent Hassan Whiteside.
Matchups comprised Devin Booker vs. Michael Porter Jr., Rui Hachimura vs. Donovan Mitchell, and Andre Drummond vs. DeMarcus Cousins. When most games kept up the theme of one player dominating and a great deal of trash talk, audiences eventually got to see a game go to the last buzzer. Here's a look at which players proceeded on into the quarterfinals.
That made things interesting to watch since they made remarks about their teammates during the sport. "This match is rigged," Sabonis stated when Myles Turner was too slow to chase a player on a fast break. By the fourth quarter, Harrell had extended to MT for sale 2K21 some 60-37 lead as Sabonis wasn't able to locate any success with his own shots. Harrell maintained up the lead as Sabonis eventually dropped, 73-51.