If you missed out on week 6 of the 2019 NBA 2K League regular season, read the recap below and don’t forget, week 7 of NBA 2K League action continues tomorrow, at 6 p.m. ET. Fans can watch on Twitch and YouTube.
CLOUD NINE: It was a historic week for Mavs Gaming as they improved to 9-0 in the 2019 regular season, setting the NBA 2K League record for longest winning streak to start a regular season. The record was previously held by the 2018 Blazer5 Gaming team that started 7-0. On Wednesday, May 22, Dallas point guard Artreyo “Dimez” Boyd recorded 25 points and eight assists in a 59-45 win over Bucks Gaming. Later that night, rookie Moustapha “Mo” Saab (left) tallied 37 points and seven rebounds in a 81-59 victory over Pistons GT.
CRAZY EIGHT: With two victories in Week 6, Blazer5 Gaming extended their regular-season winning streak to eight games. Point guard Nidal “Mama Im Dat Man” Nasser (left) continued his impressive season with double-doubles in each game, earning him the Intel Player of the Week Award for Week 6. The veteran registered 22 points and 11 rebounds in a 61-53 win over Raptors Uprising while contributing 17 points and 11 rebounds in a 56-48 victory over Celtics Crossover Gaming.
DRAKE AND THE BUCKS: On Thursday, May 23, Bucks Gaming halted Warriors Gaming Squad’s momentum. Golden State entered the contest with six consecutive victories overall, highlighted by winning THE TURN powered by AT&T in Las Vegas. Milwaukee point guard Aaron “Arooks” Rookwood (left), known as “Game6Drake” in the 2018 season, led his team to the impressive 64-60 victory with 22 points and eight rebounds.
WEEK 6 GRINDERS
- Celtics Crossover Gaming point guard Albano “oFAB” Thomallari netted 36 points along with 13 assists in an 86-63 victory over Heat Check Gaming.
- Waseem “BallLikeSeem” Talbert for Kings Guard Gaming tallied 21 points on 70 percent shooting in a 60-50 win over Pistons GT.
Wednesday, May 22:
- Blazer5 Gaming 61 @ Raptors Uprising GC 53
- Mavs Gaming 59 @ Bucks Gaming 45
- Kings Guard Gaming 60 @ Pistons GT 50
- Celtics Crossover Gaming 48 @ Blazer5 Gaming 56
- Pistons GT 59 @ Mavs Gaming 81
Thursday, May 23:
- Heat Check Gaming 63 @ Celtics Crossover Gaming 86
- Raptors Uprising GC 68 @ Lakers Gaming 56
- Knicks Gaming 73 @ Cavs Legion GC 75
- Bucks Gaming 64 @ Warriors Gaming Squad 60
Friday, May 24:
- 76ers GC 50 @ Warriors Gaming Squad 53
- Lakers Gaming 48 @ Cavs Legion GC 53
- NetsGC 70 @ Knicks Gaming 66
- 76ers GC 60 @ Heat Check Gaming 59
- NetsGC 71 @ Jazz Gaming 65