Wizards District Gaming advanced to the knockout rounds of the NBA 2K League TipOff Tournament on Wednesday by winning its group with a 3-1 record. WDG moves on to the quarterfinals of the TipOff Tournament and will play on Friday evening, May 21.
WDG started off the night, and its season, strong with an 82-65 win over Celtics Crossover Gaming in the first game of group play. Celtics Crossover bounced back and took the second game of the group stage with a 65-62 victory over WDG.
WDG then faced Hornets Venom GT and swept both games–63-48 and 78-59, respectively–to secure a 3-1 record and win Group 3 of the TipOff Tournament. JBM was named the McDonald’s Player of the Night, averaging 26.5 points and 11.3 assists per game in four games.