By Eddie White
History was made tonight in New York City. Pacers Gaming reached the NBA 2K League playoffs for the first time in a game it had to win, defeating the hometown Nets GC, 77-50, in Indiana’s final regular-season game of 2019. The Blue & Gold took command early, running out to a 21-6 advantage after one quarter. The Pacers outscored the Nets in all four quarters tonight. The playoffs will begin next week in New York. Seedings and the complete postseason schedule will be released in the near future by the league.
For the second night in a row Coach Cody Parrent’s squad showed a tremendous team effort led by the sizzling SWIZURK with 27 points on 10 of 12 shooting from the field that included seven of nine from three-point land. Brooklyn native RAMO was again outstanding with a double-double with 15 points and ten assists to go along with three rebounds. Point guard MATTY had 18 points and six assists while WOLF had 14 points and four more steals (he is the team leader). LORD BEEZUS helped control the boards with seven rebounds and four assists.
The Pacers finish the regular season with a 10-6 mark and are 16-9 overall.