Friday Night NBA 2k Tournament

Start Date:

October 28, 2022

End Date:

October 28, 2022


Everyone is welcome


$10 or $0 for Monthly Pass Holders

NBA2K23 1v1 Friday Night Tournament

Join us down in the MetroGameLounge each and every Friday for esports tournaments! Players of all ages and skill levels are welcome. Each week will feature a different esports title and format, including Rocket League, NBA2k, Valorant, Overwatch, Smash Ultimate, and others. Join a team or register as a free agent to be matched with other players. Just buy a $10 day pass to enter or enter for free with a Metro monthly Gamer Pass.

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Friday, October 28th: NBA2k23 1v1 Tournament

  • Prizing

    The prize will be $100 for first place and $50 for second place.

October 28, 2022 - October 28, 2022

Fee: $10 or $0 for Monthly Pass Holders

Age Requirement: Everyone is welcome

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How to: Register, Play, Win

Competitors can register either in person with the purchase of a day pass or online for $10.

Monthly pass holders may register at no cost.

There is a minimum player count for this tournament.

If the tournament does not meet the minimum player count it will not contain prizing

The NBA 2k23 tournament will take place on Friday, October 28th and have a 6 p.m. start time.

The tournament will be a head-to-head best of 1 (single elim/double elim) bracket.

Each match will be played in the 3v3 blacktop mode.

Competitors may only choose current NBA players for their roster.

Competitors will play rock-paper-scissors Bo3 to decide who will be the home team (starts with ball).

Game Details:

  • All regions
  • There is no jump ball, game play will begin with the home team starting out with possession at half-court (Or shoot for ball)
  • No quarters
  • No timeouts
  • No pauses
  • No intermissions
  • No mid game substitutions
  • Court Size: Standard full 3v3 2K court
  • Shot Clock: 24 seconds; after an offensive rebound, the shot clock resets to 14 seconds

Each game will have a 20 minute timer and be the first to 21 and win by 2.

If the 20 minute timer runs out, the person with the most points at the end will be the winner.

If there is a tie at the end of the 20 minutes, there will be a 2 minute running clock overtime. Team with the most points at the end of overtime wins.

If there is a tie at the end of overtime, the competitors will go head-to-head in sudden death, which will be the first person to score. Competitors will “shoot for ball” to determine who starts with the ball in overtime.

Shots inside the arc will count as 1 and outside the arc will count as 2.

The prize will be $100 for first place and $50 for second place.


If Double Elimination Bracket:

After round 1 the winning team will advance in the winning bracket while the loser will drop down into the loser bracket.

If a team in the loser bracket loses again, they are out of the tournament. If they win, they will continue their run in the loser bracket.

Teams in the winner and loser bracket will continue their runs until there is 1 team left in both brackets.

Both teams in the winner and loser bracket will then go head-to-head in Grand Finals.

The winner bracket team must only win one match to be crowned the winner while the loser bracket team must win 2 matches to be crowned the winner.