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June 11, 2020

Is Zion Williamson sweating his lawsuit or sweating in NBA2K21 on PS5?

Drew Franklin 6:00pm June 11, 2020 6/11/20

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Zion Williamson’s name is all over the news as his former marketing agent, Gina Ford, tries to take him to court, and in the process, has aired out some of Zion’s dirty laundry from his time at Duke. But that’s not why we’re here right now. This time Zion is sweating for another reason. The…

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April 15, 2020

Immanuel Quickley wins UK’s NBA2K Tournament, challenges Devin Booker

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 10:00am April 15, 2020 4/15/20 Comments Disabled

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It’s not the championship Immanuel Quickley imagined winning this month, but it’s a title all the same. Last night, Quickley won UK’s Hoops at Home NBA2K Tournament, beating UK fan Scott Overbay in three games. Here are some “highlights”: [email protected]_GodSon sent him to the settings and won Game One of the #UKYHoopsAtHome @NBA2K Tournament Finals.…

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April 12, 2020

Immanuel Quickley and Zan Payne Advance to Sweet 16 in UK’s NBA2K Tournament

Zack Geoghegan 3:00pm April 12, 2020 4/12/20 Comments Disabled

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Six Kentucky hoopers entered the inaugural NBA2K Tournament and after the first two rounds, we are down to just two Wildcats left as we enter the Sweet 16: Immanuel Quickley (immanuelquick3) and Zan Payne (ZanSecured). Hosted by the University of Kentucky and Gen.G, the inaugural video game tournament began on Friday with a 64-player bracket.…

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April 11, 2020

Devin Booker Crowned Champion of the NBA2K Players Tournament

Zack Geoghegan 11:00pm April 11, 2020 4/11/20 Comments Disabled

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Exactly a week after Kentucky would have advanced to the NCAA Championship, Devin Booker was crowned a different kind of basketball champ. The one-time Wildcat took down his Phoenix Suns teammate, Deandre Ayton, in the first-ever (and hopefully only?) finals of the NBA2K Players Tournament with a 2-0 series sweep on Saturday, which was broadcast on…

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April 10, 2020

Devin Booker Advances to NBA2K Tournament Semifinals

Zack Geoghegan 7:00pm April 10, 2020 4/10/20 Comments Disabled

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Devin Booker has apparently invested his quartine time into video games – and it’s paying off. On Thursday night, the former Kentucky guard and current member of the Phoenix Suns laid the smackdown on Rui Hachimura in the second-round of the NBA2K Tournament, showcased on ESPN. Using Luka Doncic and the Dallas Mavericks, Booker made…

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April 7, 2020

Three More Kentucky Players Join University Sponsored NBA2K Tournament

Zack Geoghegan 7:30pm April 7, 2020 4/7/20 Comments Disabled

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A team consisting of Kentucky basketball’s top video gamers would probably make a deep run in the NCAA Tournament. In addition to Immanuel Quickley and Zan Payne from the current men’s team, along with current New York Knicks forward Kevin Knox, three more Wildcats have been added to the University of Kentucky’s first-ever school-wide NBA2K Tournament.…

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Immanuel Quickley, Kevin Knox playing in UK’s Twitch Tournament

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 10:00am April 7, 2020 4/7/20

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With no live sports to watch, how about some esports? Immanuel Quickley, Kevin Knox, and Zan Payne are just a few of the current and former Kentucky Wildcats taking part in the first-ever UK Twitch Tournament April 10-14. Global esports organization Gen.G and UK are teaming up to put on the tournament, which will bring…

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April 5, 2020

Sunday’s NBA2K action will feature two former Wildcats, two former Cardinals

Brandon Ramsey 11:00am April 5, 2020 4/5/20 Comments Disabled

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In a world currently operating without sports, athletes (and ESPN) find new ways to drive competition. On Friday evening, a group of 16 NBA players began a NBA 2K tournament, which was aired on ESPN.  There were four first round matchups Friday night, and the four remaining first-round games will be played live on ESPN2…

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April 3, 2020

NBA 2K Tournament Featuring Booker and Cousins Starts TONIGHT on ESPN

Zack Geoghegan 6:30pm April 3, 2020 4/3/20 Comments Disabled

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We’ve got a different brand of basketball coming to your television screens on Friday night. The NBA 2K20 Tournament kicks off tonight with coverage beginning at 7 p.m. on ESPN. Two former Kentucky Wildcats, Devin Booker (PHX) and DeMarcus Cousins, will participate in the tournament where the players choose from a preselected pot of NBA teams and then go…

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April 1, 2020

DeMarcus Cousins Reacts After Ronnie 2K Insults Him on Live Stream

Zack Geoghegan 1:30pm April 1, 2020 4/1/20

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So you know that whole NBA 2K20 video game tournament that the NBA helped organize and is scheduled to air on Friday? The one that was literally announced 24 hours ago? Well, it’s already turning into must-see TV. During a live stream on Tuesday night, Ronnie Singh, a.k.a. Ronnie 2K – who is basically the face…

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