Cavs Legion's Brandon Hood shines in first day of NBA 2k League
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With the first day of the NBA 2k League in the books, the participating teams in Pool A brought competitive and exciting games to leadoff the 2k League with a hit. Pistons GT and Bucks Gaming opened up Day 1 with Pistons GT taking the first ever win 49-44 over Bucks Gaming.
Cavs Legion's guard Brandon "Hood" shined with two 40+ points games that propelled his team to a 2-1 overall record for the day. Hood stated after their third game and second victory of the day, "I trust my teammates they trust me, the most important thing we have a family here". In their first game Hood had 41 points and the game winning assist to teammate "Sick X 973".
Game 5 was a thriller between Bucks Gaming and Kings Guard Gaming as it was the second game of the day to go into overtime. Bucks Gaming entered the 4th quarter with a two point lead over Kings gaming. With thirty seconds left in the fourth quarter, "Game6Drake" tied it up 64-64 with a late free throw. Bucks gaming took the lead 66-64 with an open layup from "oLarry". However, Kings GG answered back with a mid-range jumper from "worthingcolt"to tie it up 66-66. Bucks Gaming had a possession to win to the game but couldn't convert to send the game to overtime.
With 17 seconds left in OT cowboyxcollazo of Kings GG hit the game winning three to give Kings Guard Gaming their first victory.