Mavs Gaming will win the first overall pick in 2k22 mt the 2022 NBA 2K League Draft. The league announced on Wednesday that the team won the NBA 2K draft draw.
"We emphasize that this is a new era in Dallas," said Mavericks game coach LT Fairley. "With the first-round pick, it illustrates this. We understand the opportunity before us and we will not waste it."
After finishing the 2021 season with a record of 9 wins and 19 losses, Mavs Gaming ranked fifth in the odds of winning the first round of the draft. They have 102 number combinations and have a 10.2% chance of winning the draft lottery.
After the Mavericks in the draft order is the Cavaliers GC, he will get the second overall pick, and the Bucks will be the third overall pick.
The NBA 2K draft lottery uses a total of 1,001 random computer-generated number combinations to determine the order of the lottery. Among them, the computer allocated 1,000 combinations to 11 lottery teams.
According to their records, Lakers Gaming, Bucks Gaming and Hawks Talon GC have equal chances of winning the first pick, each team has 154 number combinations and 15.4% odds.
The 2022 draft pool includes players who have qualified for the draft through the NBA 2K League Draft Prospects series, unreserved players in the 2021 season, and selected from the NBA 2K League’s Women’s Game Program, the NBA 2K League’s Asia Pacific and Europe Invitational, and outstanding players. Participants out of the 2K community players.
This is the second time Mavs Gaming has won the No. 1 pick in the NBA 2K League Draft. The team was selected with the first overall pick in the first round of the 2018 league draft and selected Artreyo Boyd with the player tag "Dimez".
The Mavericks traded Boyd, the longest-term player in team history, and a 2022 third-round pick to the Raptors Uprising GC last season. In return, Mavs Gaming won Maurice "ReeceMode" Flowers and a second round pick in 2022. This move further consolidated the team's ongoing reconstruction work.
"Dimez is the No. 1 pick in the first NBA 2K league season. This is a huge achievement for Mavericks Games and the NBA 2K League," said Greg Nared, senior vice president of Mavericks Games after the deal. "His talent and passion for the game brought excitement to our Mavericks community, surpassing NBA2K.
However, Mavs Gaming may have set its sights on a new core. Earlier this month, Mavs Gaming protected Gerry Knapp aka "Sick One" and Zaeya "Zae" Ishak, making them ineligible for cheap Nba 2k22 Mt the expansion draft held on November 17. By doing so, the team will keep them until the 2022 season unless they are traded.