Knicks Gaming Goes 1-2 in TIPOFF Tourney

Knicks Gaming started off strong in the TIPOFF tournament and won their first match, but will have to go back to the drawing board after losing the next two games.

Led by a strong start and terrific efforts from G O O F Y 757 and iamadamthe1st, Knicks Gaming held on for a 72-67 win over Warriors Gaming Squad in their opening game of the tournament.

[Catch the premiere of KNX Gaming Tuesday at 10 PM on MSG & MSG GO]

The Knicks Gaming squad was certainly pleased with their opening performance:

Knicks Gaming started out strong again in their second matchup against Wizards District Gaming and took an early six-point lead in the first quarter.

They would take a seven-point lead into halftime, but Wizards District Gaming would come roaring back in the second half. Still, Knicks Gaming was in a position to start the tourney 2-0 until this happened late in the fourth quarter.

Wizards District Gaming would go on to win the contest in overtime, 81-76. Idrisdagoat6 led all scorers with 24 points and 12 rebounds.

Knicks Gaming was playing for its TIPOFF tourney life in the final matchup against Jazz Gaming, but in the end, the boys from Utah were victorious.

The Knicks Gaming team will try to bounce back next week, as they attempt to build chemistry during the NBA2KLeague.

[Catch the premiere of KNX Gaming Tuesday at 10 PM on MSG & MSG GO]