Knicks Gaming Drops Regular Season Finale, Playoffs Next

By: Lucky Ngamwajasat

Knicks Gaming will head into the NBA 2K League on the back of a defeat after a suffering an 80-68 loss to Wizards District Gaming Friday night.

Knicks Gaming went with the usual starting 5 against Wizards District Gaming.

Things started off positively with iamadamthe1st nailing a 3-ball early on.

G O O F Y 7 5 7 was certainly feeling hyped.

Knicks Gaming was in sync on both ends of the floor in the first quarter, with NateKahl coming up with a huge rejection.

The hometown fans were feeling it and cheered on the boys in blue and orange.

Knicks Gaming’s strong play continued in the second quarter and the team stretched its advantage to double digits.

The inside-outside combo of iamadamthe1st and G O O F Y 7 5 7 had Knicks Gaming up by four at the break.

But things took a turn for the worse in the second half. A huge third-quarter run, led by BooPainter put Knicks Gaming on the backfoot.

BooPainter continued to haunt Knicks Gaming in the fourth quarter.

In the end, Knicks Gaming came up short.

STATS OF THE DAY: iamadamthe1st and G O O F Y 7 5 7 both recorded double-doubles in the regular-season finale. iamadamthe1st had 21 points and 10 assists while G O O F Y tallied 16 points and 16 boards.

UP NEXT: By virtue of their tournament win in the “Ticket” tourney, Knicks Gaming will be playing next week in the NBA 2K League Playoffs as the 8th seed. You can watch live coverage of the NBA 2K League on Twitch.

TUNE IN: Don’t miss the next episode of KNX Gaming: Inside the NBA 2K League Tuesday at 10 PM on MSG and MSG GO.

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