Monumental Sports & Entertainment announced that Wizards District Gaming has secured the number one overall pick in the 2020 NBA 2K League Draft, per a press release. The draft is set to take place on Saturday, February 22 at the Terminal 5 venue in New York.
The NBA 2K League is a professional esports league co-founded by the NBA and Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. Launched in 2018, the league showcases the best NBA 2K players around the world. The league showcases 23 teams that maintain a roster of six gamers each. The league will have 138 players compete in the upcoming season.
Wizards District Gaming had a seven percent chance of landing the top pick in the draft lottery that took place this past October.
With the first overall pick, Wizards DG will have their choice in a very competitive draft-eligible player pool. The potential draftees are put through an intensive tryout process.
For more information on Wizards District Gaming, visit the team’s website here.