The NBA 2K League has named Celtics Crossover Gaming point guard FT the Player of the Week for week 12, the league announced Monday.
Your Week 12 Player of the Week is @xFTWx6 of @CLTXGaming!! 💪💪💪 pic.twitter.com/TXMZn1XdYi
The free agent, who officially joined the Celtics midweek, started in a three-game series win over Hawks Talon GC. Starting at point guard in place of oFab, FT averaged 36.3 points, including a 50-point effort in game three to lead the Celtics to their fourth win of the season.
FT, the third free agent signed by the league this season (and fourth overall), is the first free agent to win player of the week. He’s also the first free agent to score 50 points in a single game.
Fan voting accounts for 50 percent of the vote to determine the weekly winner. NBA 2K League teams and officials each account for an additional 25 percent of the vote. The same voting structure holds true for the Player of the Month selection at the end of each month.