• The NBA2KL 3v3 STEAL OPEN is the last of three 3v3 tournaments in 2023 as part of the Coinbase NBA2KL 3v3 BLACKTOP SERIES and runs May 5-6 each night at 6 p.m. ET in downtown Washington, D.C. at District E Powered by Ticketmaster. For more information on how to attend games in-person, click here.


  • For the second season, as an avenue for the 2.2 million players who play NBA 2K every day to compete in NBA 2K League competition, amateur teams from around the world have had the opportunity to participate alongside NBA 2K League teams for a share of the 3v3 tournament prize pool.


  • The STEAL OPEN will be comprised of the 15 NBA 2K League teams that didn’t already qualify for the NBA 2KL 3v3 Playoffs, and two amateur international teams, one from the European region and one from the APAC region that earned spots through separate their international qualifying events. For more information on the STEAL OPEN schedule, click here.


  • Participating teams and seedings below:
  1. Pacers Gaming
  2. Jazz Gaming
  3. Hawks Talon GC
  4. 76ers GC
  5. Grizz Gaming
  6. Wizards District Gaming
  7. Lakers Gaming
  8. Magic Gaming
  9. Raptors Uprising GC
  10. Heat Check Gaming
  11. G Tigers
  12. Mavs Gaming
  13. Blazer5 Gaming
  14. Hornets Venom GT
  15. Kings Guard Gaming
  16. Team Europe
  17. Team APAC


  • Both teams that make the STEAL OPEN Finals will earn the 13h and 14th spots in the NBA 2KL 3v3 Playoffs.


  • The STEAL OPEN Finals match between the two NBA 2K League 3v3 Playoffs bound teams will determine the winner of the STEAL OPEN and $25,000 cash prize.


  • All series will be played in a best-of-five, single-elimination format.


  • Games will begin at 6 p.m each night. Fans can watch games live on the NBA 2K League’s Twitch and YouTube channels.  Games will also be available on Dash Radio, Loco in India, and SPS.