‘NBA 2K’ Players Tournament results: Devin Booker tops Suns teammate Deandre Ayton for title

first_imgLive stream & how to watch ‘NBA 2K’ Players TournamentESPN, ESPN2 and the Watch ESPN app were the only ways to watch the “NBA 2K” Players Tournament live.Here was the TV broadcast schedule Saturday’s schedule for the semifinals. The tournament could be streamed live through the ESPN app. It was available on each of the NBA’s social channels on Twitter (@NBA2K ,  @NBA), Twitch, YouTube and  Facebook after ESPN’s live broadcast.Matchup, roundWinner, marginClinching scoreMontrezl Harrell vs. Devin Booker, semisBooker, 2-065-62Deandre Ayton vs. Patrick Beverley, semisAyton, 2-074-67Devin Booker vs. Deandre Ayton, finalsBooker, 2-074-62A delayed broadcast of the matches will be reaired on Twitch and YouTube. A feed is included below.’NBA 2K’ tournament bracket early-round resultsRoundMatchupWinnerResult1Kevin Durant vs. Derrick Jones Jr.Derrick Jones Jr.78-621Zach Lavine vs. Deandre AytonDeandre Ayton57-411Trae Young vs. Harrison BarnesTrae Young101-591Hassan Whiteside vs. Patrick BeverleyPatrick Beverley84-541Donovan Mitchell vs. Rui HachimuraRui Hachimura74-711Devin Booker vs. Michael Porter Jr.Devin Booker85-751Andre Drummond vs. DeMarcus CousinsAndre Drummond101-491Montrezl Harrell vs. Domantas SabonisMontrezl Harrell73-512Devin Booker vs. Rui HachimuraDevin Booker71-552Montrezl Harrell vs. Derrick Jones Jr. Montrezl Harrell71-662Trae Young vs. Deandre AytonDeandre Ayton73-662Andre Drummond vs. Patrick BeverleyPatrick Beverley69-62 NBA fans would have been enjoying the last week of the regular season if not for the coronavirus pandemic that shut down live sporting events across the world. They still got to see some of their favorite players in live competition Saturday during the semifinals and finals of the “NBA 2K” Players Tournament.The semifinal rounds were best-of-three series. The first matchup was between Clippers forward Montrezl Harrell and Suns guard Devin Booker, with Booker sweeping. The second semifinal pitted Suns center Deandre Ayton against Clippers guard Patrick Beverley. Ayton advanced in that round in two games to set up a finals series against his teammate. MORE: HORSE tournament schedule, list of playersBooker took care of the championship round with a two-game sweep. The victory earned him $100,000 for charity.Sporting News tracked live updates from the final night of the “NBA 2K” Players Tournament. Follow along below for complete results.’NBA 2K’ tournament live updates, scoresSemifinalsMontrezl Harrell vs. Devin Booker5:05 p.m. — Booker goes with the Clippers, while Harrell rolls with the Rockets. Interesting matchup, looks like Booker might have the advantage as Harrell is forced to play against his own team.”Stop playing with the Klaw, don’t you be in practice with him?”Book off to an early start with Trez’s teammate pic.twitter.com/jycLxtLWlB— NBA 2K20 (@NBA2K) April 11, 20205:14 p.m. —  A competitive game early on, but Booker closes the first quarter on a 7-0 run to lead 17-12.5:24 p.m. —  It’s raining threes on both ends. Booker and the Clippers have made six already, Harrell and the Rockets have made three. Booker leads 35-27 with a minute to go in the second quarter.5:29 p.m. —  Booker leads 39-28 at halftime. He’s shooting 67 percent from the field and is having fun with his dog during the break.Devin Booker and a very good boy pic.twitter.com/2LV95iG2OT— Gerald Bourguet (@GeraldBourguet) April 11, 20205:37 p.m. —  Booker is pouring it on now as Harrell says he’s lagging. Booker leads 50-39 with 1:42 to play in the third quarter.5:42 p.m. —  Booker leads 55-40 at the end of the third quarter and he’s talking a lot of trash towards Harrell while locking him up with, you guessed it, Harrell.”Trez that’s how you get paid right there – his ability to guard multiple positions”Booker is lockin up with 2K Trez 🔒 pic.twitter.com/hvZkmpeaO7— NBA 2K20 (@NBA2K) April 11, 20205:48 p.m. —  It looks like Booker is gonna cruise to the championship, he leads 60-44 with 3:08 to play.Book dunks on Trez… with Trez 😂🔊 #NBA2KTourney pic.twitter.com/XqXCNCS0cU— NBA 2K20 (@NBA2K) April 11, 20205:52 p.m. —  Final: Devin Booker wins it 68-54 and takes a 1-0 lead in the semifinal. Game two set to start in a few minutes.6:04 p.m. —  Booker goes with the Raptors in Game 2, while Harrell, facing elimination, goes with the superteam in the Bucks.6:09 p.m. —  Another competitive start in game two, Booker lead 13-12 with 1:33 left in the first quarter.6:12 p.m. —  After one quarter, Booker leads 18-15 thanks to another 3-pointer from Fred VanVleet.6:20 p.m. —  Harrell ties it up on a layup by Robin Lopez, but Booker goes back ahead 27-25 on a layup by Siakam, 2:20 left in the second quarter.🎮 @NBA2K Players Tournament 🎮 @MONSTATREZZ buries the deep triple with @rolopez42 in Game 2! 👌📺: #NBA2KTourney on ESPN pic.twitter.com/cq6tkdbDHj— NBA (@NBA) April 11, 20206:28 p.m. — Half: it’s tied 31-31 as Harrell gets a layup with Robin Lopez in the final seconds. It’s been a back-and-forth game so far, with Booker trying to punch his ticket to the championship and Harrell trying to stave off elimination.6:38 p.m. — Harrell is starting to find a rhythm with Giannis Antetokounmpo as he leads 41-36 with 3:49 to play in the third quarter.6:44 p.m. — Booker surges back to take a 54-50 lead at the end of the third quarter. He’s one quarter away from advancing to the championship.6:53 p.m. — It’s been a low-scoring quarter, Booker leads 60-56 with 1:30 remaining.6:55 p.m. —  Booker nabs a steal with Fred VanVleet and makes a free throw to extend his lead to 63-60 with 11.8 seconds left.Booker comes in clutch late and is headed to the finals 😤 #NBA2KTourney pic.twitter.com/lPILkEk2Mn— NBA 2K20 (@NBA2K) April 11, 20206:57 p.m. — Final: Booker wins 65-62 to sweep Harrell and advance to the championship. He’ll face the winner of Deandre Ayton and Patrick Beverley.Deandre Ayton vs. Patrick Beverley7:04 p.m. — Ayton goes with the Nets, which threw off Beverley, who switched last-second from the Clippers to the Celtics.7:11 p.m. — Beverley goes ahead on a layup with Kyrie Irving. He leads 13-11 with 2:00 left in the first quarter.7:14 p.m. — It’s all tied 18-18 at the end of the first quarter. Neither player able to get much of an edge early on.7:26 p.m — Ayton takes a 33-31 lead at halftime on a basket by DeAndre Jordan.7:37 p.m. — Ayton gets out to an early push with an 8-point lead but Beverley cuts it to 48-45 on a layup with 1:08 in the third quarter.7:41 p.m. — Beverley takes a 54-51 lead heading into the fourth quarter. Big turnaround for the trash-talking veteran.7:48 p.m. — Ayton is cooking with Durant, who’s up to 23 points. Ayton leads 66-59 with 2:45 remaining.7:56 p.m. —  Final: Ayton wins game one 75-69 and is one game away from advancing to the championship.THAT’S GAME. @DeandreAyton wins Game 1 against @patbev21Game 2 is up next 🗣 pic.twitter.com/pckRBTPJeU— NBA 2K20 (@NBA2K) April 12, 20208:10 p.m. —  Beverley, facing elimination, goes with the Nuggets. Ayton, to everyone’s surprise, chose to go with his Suns.8:15 p.m. —  Ayton gets out to a fast start with a 13-5 lead, 2:41 left in the first quarter.Deandre dunks with 2K Deandre 🎮🏀 pic.twitter.com/WhYbxdXMll— NBA 2K20 (@NBA2K) April 12, 2020Animated Aron (controlled by Deandre Ayton) put Nikola Jokic in the spin cycle 😳 pic.twitter.com/bneaP7wczV— SunOfficial Aron Baynes Fan Club (@BaynesFanClub) April 12, 20208:19 p.m. —  Ayton is rolling now after a trio of triples from Jevon Carter off the bench. He leads 21-12 at the end of the opening period.”Put some respek on it JC” @DeandreAyton hits 3 straight 3’s with his guy @nextlevel_03 and Pat Bev ain’t havin it pic.twitter.com/S3zyyP9i1J— NBA 2K20 (@NBA2K) April 12, 20208:27 p.m. —  Ayton still cruising as he forces Beverley into a timeout, 30-21 with 2:57 left in the half.8:30 p.m. — Halftime: Ayton leads 35-29. Jevon Carter has 12 points, because of course he does, and nearly made another 3-pointer at the buzzer. But Beverley is still within striking distance.8:40 p.m. — Ayton is starting to dominate with himself as he leads 51-38 with 1:52 to play in the third quarter.. @DeandreAyton still gettin buckets with himself and Pat Bev says he’s never seen it IRL 🤣 #NBA2KTourney pic.twitter.com/sglTBQ5W3c— NBA 2K20 (@NBA2K) April 12, 20208:43 p.m. —  After three quarters, Ayton leads 56-44 and is one quarter away from advancing to the championship.8:53 p.m. —  Beverley cuts it to five, 66-61 with 1:20 remaining.8:56 p.m. —  Final: Ayton wins 74-67 and advances to the final to face his teammate, Booker, in the final. What an impressive performance from the young man.. @DeandreAyton won, and Pat Bev just walked off 😶 #NBA2KTourney pic.twitter.com/vKQk6VxYct— ESPN (@espn) April 12, 2020ChampionshipDevin Booker vs. Deandre Ayton9:05 p.m. — Ayton goes with the Lakers in the opening game, forcing Booker to go with the Rockets.9:12 p.m. —  A 6-0 spurt for Booker cuts Ayton’s lead to 14-12 with 1:22 to go in the first quarter.9:15 p.m. —  It’s tied up at 14-14 at the end of one quarter. Things starting to slow down after an up-tempo beginning to game one.🎮 @NBA2K Players Tournament 🎮”Turn the corner on him James!” @DevinBook punishes the rim with @JHarden13 early in the Championship action.📺: #NBA2KTourney on ESPN pic.twitter.com/EWXym32s4e— NBA (@NBA) April 12, 20209:26 p.m. —  Booker’s been dominating most of the second quarter, but Ayton gets a buzzer-beater from Javale McGee to cut it to 33-29 at the half.. @DevinBook couldn’t believe @DeandreAyton hit the halftime buzzer beater with JaVale lol #NBA2KTourney pic.twitter.com/TnfkNcEkUj— NBA 2K20 (@NBA2K) April 12, 20209:43 p.m. —  Booker continues to drain 3-pointers with his ninth of the game as he leads 50-40 with 1:40 in the third quarter.”hE DOn’T liKE GeTtINg DOuBlE TeAmED!” @DevinBook isn’t worried about the double 😂 #NBA2KTourney pic.twitter.com/v64FxBvU1W— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) April 12, 20209:45 p.m. —  After three quarters, Booker leads 52-47. He’s one quarter away from pulling a big upset.9:54 p.m. —  Booker pushes the lead to 10 on a triple from Eric Gordon, 70-60 with 1:20 to play.9:57 p.m.  —  Final: Booker takes Game 1 72-62 and flips the advantage.10:03 p.m. —  Ayton, facing elimination, goes with the Bucks in game two. Booker, with Lakers still in his back pocket, goes with the Nuggets.10:10 p.m. —  Booker continuing to look strong early as he leads 14-10 with 1:14 left in the first quarter.10:12 p.m. —  Booker leads 19-14 at the end of the first quarter. Not the start Ayton was looking for with the Bucks at home.10:19 p.m. —  A nice surge from Ayton has him out in front 25-22 with 3:13 left in the first half.10:24 p.m. —  Half: Booker has made eight 3-pointers and leads 41-35 at the break.🎮 @NBA2K Players Tournament 🎮”I see you Joker” @DevinBook hits from the perimeter early in Game 2!📺: #NBA2KTourney on ESPN pic.twitter.com/7ZwRDVyW6F— NBA (@NBA) April 12, 202010:35 p.m. —  Booker is cruising early in the second half, he leads 53-40 with 3:27 left in the third quarter.Devin Booker dropping lessons on his way to the 2K title! pic.twitter.com/1PVf7yfFVs— ClutchPoints (@ClutchPointsApp) April 12, 202010:40 p.m. — After three quarters, Booker leads 55-45. He’s one quarter away from completing the sweep.10:53 p.m. — This one’s all but over as Booker completes an old-fashioned 3-point play with Paul Millsap to go up 70-55 with 1:24 to play.10:55 p.m. — Final: Booker wins 74-62 and sweeps the tournament, winning all but one game by double digits.last_img

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