With the NBA 2K17 Road To All Star Weekend championship game between Still Trill and Throwdown eSports game being held on Friday, February 17, 2017, that doesn’t stop the MPBA Super 64 from launching its 2nd annual 2K Pro Am Tournament which will be live on Friday, February 17, 2017 at 8:30pm EST. This tournament will feature some of the top tier teams such as Effortless Talent, NTOF, God Life ,Vibrancy Gaming, and NBA 2K16 Road To The Finals runner up, GFG. Each team will compete and earn a chance to win $600 dollars and bragging rights.
One of the most exciting teams to watch during this tournament are PVO Skaikru and The World eSports. The World eSports recently qualified in the 4th round of the NBA 2K All Star Tournament. Unfortunately, they lost in the first round against Island Gang. Going into the MPBA Super 64 Tournament, Team Captain ‘Deedz’ stated “Defense” was one of the biggest key for them to excel in in order to win the tournament. One of the player to keep an eye out on is The World eSports Point Guard ‘Moon On 1’. Going into the Super 64 tournament, he is putting up solid numbers, averaging 17.8 ppg and 6.7 apg. However, PVO Skaikru will enter the tournament with record of 67-6. One of the players to look out for is Power Forward, ‘PVO PJ’. Going into the tournament, he is averaging 12.2 ppg with 7.5 rpg . Team captain ‘PVO Cease’ Stated “I definitely feel like we need to work on communication. To prepare we're just going to play competitive matches and work on team chemistry. We think the key to winning the tournament is defense, we feel the game is all about matchups.”
Here is the Official MPBA Super 64 Tournament Bracket