The NBA2k Playoffs continued on Friday, August 27 with the second round of games.
The Eastern Conference Second Round
The second seed in the conference Hornets Venom GT faced off against NetsGC. Game one was lopsided as a strong offensive game powered NetsGC to a win 102-68. Game two was much closer, yet with similar results as NetsGC won 76-71. This gave them the win in the best of three series as they advanced as the number four seed to the conference finals.
Eastern Conference top seed Wizards District Gaming battled against Knicks Gaming in the other eastern conference semi-final. Defense was prominent in a lower scoring game one, which saw the Wizards win by a final of 68-56. The offense picked up a little bit in game two as the final was 76-64 Wizards District Gaming. That was enough for them to take the series and earn the other spot in the conference finals on Saturday, August 28.
The Western Conference Second Round
Pacers Gaming, the second seed faced off against third seed Jazz Gaming in round two. Game one was close as just four points separated the two teams at 91-87 in favor of Jazz Gaming. Game two was a lower scoring game, but not quite as close at 74-60 in favor of Jazz Gaming once more. This gave Jazz Gaming an upset series win and a spot in the conference finals.
T-Wolves Gaming battled Warriors Gaming Squad in Round two. Game one was the most lopsided in this very close series. Warriors Gaming Squad finished with a 76-69 win to take the series lead.
Game two was much closer, as T-Wolves Gaming fought to keep their season from ending. The final score of this one was 74-72, T-Wolves Gaming, to force game a deciding Game three. Game three was much like Game two in how close it was. Yet it featured the opposite team winning as Warriors Gaming Squad won 67-64 to secure a top in the Western Conference Finals.