T-Wolves Gaming vs. Grizz Gaming - 05/09/19 - NBA 2K League

Thursday, May 9

6:00 PM - ET

Final

Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 OT* {{st == 2 ? 'Live' : 'Final'}}
Grizz Gaming {{period > 0 ? vls.q1 : '-'}} {{period > 1 ? vls.q2 : '-'}} {{period > 2 ? vls.q3 : '-'}} {{period > 3 ? vls.q4 : '-'}} {{vls.ot1}} {{period > 0 ? vls.s : '-'}}
T-Wolves Gaming {{period > 0 ? hls.q1 : '-'}} {{period > 1 ? hls.q2 : '-'}} {{period > 2 ? hls.q3 : '-'}} {{period > 3 ? hls.q4 : '-'}} {{hls.ot1}} {{period > 0 ? hls.s : '-'}}
*Cumulative Overtime



Grizz Gaming

PTS REB AST STL BLK PF TOV FGM/A 3PM/A FTM/A
{{player.gtag}} ({{player.pos}}) {{player.pts}} {{player.reb}} {{player.ast}} {{player.stl}} {{player.blk}} {{player.pf}} {{player.tov}} {{player.fgm}}/{{player.fga}} {{player.tpm}}/{{player.tpa}} {{player.ftm}}/{{player.fta}}
{{vls.s}} {{vls.tstsg.reb}} {{vls.tstsg.ast}} {{vls.tstsg.stl}} {{vls.tstsg.blk}} {{vls.tstsg.pf}} {{vls.tstsg.tov}} {{vls.tstsg.fgm}}/{{vls.tstsg.fga}} {{vls.tstsg.tpm}}/{{vls.tstsg.tpa}} {{vls.tstsg.ftm}}/{{vls.tstsg.fta}}



T-Wolves Gaming

PTS REB AST STL BLK PF TOV FGM/A 3PM/A FTM/A
{{player.gtag}} ({{player.pos}}) {{player.pts}} {{player.reb}} {{player.ast}} {{player.stl}} {{player.blk}} {{player.pf}} {{player.tov}} {{player.fgm}}/{{player.fga}} {{player.tpm}}/{{player.tpa}} {{player.ftm}}/{{player.fta}}
{{hls.s}} {{hls.tstsg.reb}} {{hls.tstsg.ast}} {{hls.tstsg.stl}} {{hls.tstsg.blk}} {{hls.tstsg.pf}} {{hls.tstsg.tov}} {{hls.tstsg.fgm}}/{{hls.tstsg.fga}} {{hls.tstsg.tpm}}/{{hls.tstsg.tpa}} {{hls.tstsg.ftm}}/{{hls.tstsg.fta}}

T-Wolves Chomp Down on Vandi

May 9, 2019

T-Wolves Gaming took the win over Grizz Gaming in Thursday’s play-in match-up of THE TURN, powered by AT&T. With the victory, the T-Wolves advance to play Blazer5 Gaming in the first round Friday.

Grizz Gaming entered this contest with a 1-4 regular season record, but they had some wind in their sails following a triumphant victory over Bucks Gaming last week. That momentum translated to efficient shooting early, and the Grizz marched out to a 19-13 lead at the end of the first quarter. AuthenticAfrican scored eight of those points while Vandi had six points on a pair of threes.

T-Wolves Gaming would issue a response in the second quarter. That came in the form of an impressive 20-5 run that spanned majority of the stanza, helping the T-Wolves build a 37-32 lead at halftime. The Grizz lost their smooth offense from earlier in the game, as turnovers doomed their second quarter efforts. BearDaBeast, the point guard for T-Wolves Gaming, served as the direct beneficiary with 14 points, nine assists and three steals at halftime.

The T-Wolves manufactured a healthy lead in the second half, but Grizz Gaming went on an 8-0 run to make it a five-point deficit halfway through the fourth quarter. That’s when both power forwards, NachoTraynor and Jayrod starting making everything. NachoTraynor poured in eight straight points down the stretch for T-Wolves Gaming. That ultimately helped secure a 68-63 victory.

Credit T-Wolves Gaming for putting the clamps on Vandi. The Grizz point guard had 28 points and 11 assists in a win over Bucks Gaming last week, but he only managed eight points and eight assists with six turnovers in this tilt. He had a cold ring for most of the night, and the offensive execution of Grizz Gaming suffered as a result.

BearDaBeast took Intel Player of the Game honors with 14 points and 18 assists for the T-Wolves. NachoTraynor’s heroics down the stretch gave him a team-high 22 points on the night.

AuthenticAfrican had 24 points and eight rebounds despite Grizz Gaming coming up short. Jayrod got hot late, finishing with five three-pointers and 19 total points in a losing effort.

{{formatPeriod(period)}}

{{ play.cl }}

{{ teams[play.tid] }}

{{ play.de }}