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Cavs Legion took down Knicks Gaming by a score of 83-72 to take a 1-0 series lead in Saturday’s NBA 2K League Semifinals.
The opening quarter was highly contested, with Knicks Gaming only able to pull away by two points. Cavs Legion was in the driver’s seat during the second period, however, as they outscored Knicks Gaming by six. Things tightened back up to open the second half, but Cavs Legion’s 22-14 advantage in the fourth quarter ultimately sealed the game. The team was able to secure the victory through a 25-15 rebounding advantage, plus an 11-7 advantage on three-pointers.
Sick x 973, in addition to his 11 points, five assists, three blocks and two steals, managed to grab all 25 of Cavs Legion’s rebounds in an impressive performance. Hood controlled the offense, dropping 27 points while adding 16 assists. The only other 20-point scorer for the team was Godddof2k, who dropped 21 points in addition to his two assists and two steals.
For Knicks Gaming, iamadamthe1st and G O O F Y 7 5 7 were the two players with double-doubles — the former dropping 25 points and 12 assists, while the latter added 18 points and 10 boards, plus three swats. No one else on the team racked up more than 15 points.
Knicks Gaming will need to pull off a victory in Game 2, or face elimination.