2K League Recap: Hotshot’s Record-Breaking Game Caps Off Week 9

    Heat Check Gaming’s Juan “Hotshot” Gonzalez capped off Week 9 by setting the new NBA 2K League single-game scoring record. In an 86-71 victory over the 76ers GC, the No. 7 overall draft pick notched up 54 points, five rebounds and six assists for his hometown team. Currently, Hotshot and his team are on a three-game winning streaking, creating the perfect push for a strong playoff run.

    In addition to this record-breaking moment, here are other important Week 9 moments:

    – Blazer5 Gaming’s Dayne “OneWildWalnut” Downey made history when he became the first NBA 2K League player to have a 30-point, 20-rebound game.

    – Making his coaching debut in the league, Magic Gaming’s Devin “DevGoss” Gossett guided his team to a hard-fought 69-66 victory over Pacers Gaming.

    – Aaron “Game6Drake” Rookwood of Bucks Gaming registered 26 points and 17 assists in a clutch 84-83 victory over Wizards District Gaming.

    – Grizz Gaming’s Mehyar “AuthenticAfrican” Ahmed-Hassan tallied 33 points and 13 assists in an important victory over Mavs Gaming.

    – Pistons GT’s Ramo “Let’s Get It Ramo” Radoncic logged a double-double with 19 points and 16 rebounds in a 75-6 victory over Knicks Gaming.

    Up next will be the NBA 2K League Showcase, a tournament featuring professional NBA 2K League players and influencers such as 7-time NBA Champion Robert Horry, former NBA Champion Brian Scalabrine, Ronnie2k and A$AP Twelvyy.

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    Erin Ashey Simon is a writer, producer, host and contributor for The Shadow League. Host of Cheddar Esports and Grass Routes Podcast, a former college athlete who passes the time playing flag football. Simon has previous work experience at Cycle Media, REVOLT TV, The Wall Street Journal, and more. Originally from New Jersey, Simon graduated from the University of Kentucky.