The NBA 2K League has revealed the players and teams taking part in the celebrity showcase game, which will take place at the NBA 2K League studio on August 2, the night before the Finals.
All games will be livestreamed similar to NBA 2K League games on Twitch and YouTube starting at 7 pm.
Here’s the full schedule:
7 p.m.: Team Rando vs. Team BearDaBeast
8p.m.: Team Nate vs. Team Ramo
9 p.m.: Winner of 7 p.m. game vs. Winner of 8 p.m. game
10 p.m.: Winner of 9 p.m. game v.s Team iamadamthe1st
Team iamadamthe1st (2018 Showcase Winners)
Captain: iamadamthe1st (Knicks Gaming)
Captain: BearDaBeast (T-Wolves Gaming)
Lou Got Cash
Captain: NateKahl (NetsGC)
Dirk (NBA 2K League analyst & color commentator)
Captain: Ramo (Pacers Gaming)
Captain: Rando (Hawks Talon GC)
Last year, the Showcase featured 7-time NBA Champion Robert Horry, as well as former NBA champion-turned-media personality Brian Scalabrine. Ronnie 2K, the community ambassador for NBA 2K, participated, as well as A$AP Twelvyy, an accomplished hip hop artist who is part of A$AP Mob, a group with multiple top 10 albums on the US R&B / Hip Hop charts.
Four NBA 2K League players (iamdamathe1st of Knicks Gaming, Mavs Gaming’s Dimez, oFab of Celtics Crossover Gaming, and Jazz Gaming’s Compete) coached and played on teams throughout the tournament. Team iamadamthe1st defeated Team oFAB 90-75 in the Showcase Final.
Doors will open at 5 p.m. ET. Fans in attendance can also meet various NBA 2K League players and play interactive games, from Pop-A-Shot to modern arcade games.
The NBA 2K League Finals, between 76ers GC and T-Wolves Gaming, are the following day, August 3, starting at 3 pm EST.