SAN FRANCISCO – Warriors Gaming Squad (WGS), the NBA 2K League affiliate team of the Golden State Warriors, will tip off the 2021 season with remote gameplay on Wednesday, May 19, with THE TIPOFF Tournament. Throughout the season, games will be simulcast live on the NBA 2K League’s Twitch and YouTube channels.
Over the course of the 16-week season, each team is scheduled to play 28 regular season games. Every matchup during the 2021 regular season will include two back-to-back games against the same opponent, with each result counting towards the team’s regular season record. New for this season, the 23 NBA 2K League teams are split into two conferences, the Eastern Conference and the Western Conference, with WGS as one of 11 teams in the Western Conference. Additional information on the 2021 NBA 2K League season can be found HERE.
The 2021 Warriors Gaming Squad roster includes point guard Charlie “CB13” Bostwick, forward Austin “KayAus” Caterino, center Veron “Hezi” Coates, guard Antoine “Antoine” Featherstone, guard/forward Matt “Matty” Grant and forward Sam “Gradient” Salyers.
Warriors Gaming Squad’s 2021 schedule is below:
|May 19-22||THE TIPOFF TOURNAMENT|
|Thursday, May 27||4:20 p.m.||Bucks Gaming|
|June 2-5||BYE WEEK|
|Thursday, June 10||4:40 p.m.||Jazz Gaming|
|Friday, June 11||6 p.m.||Wizards District Gaming*|
|Thursday, June 17||4 p.m.||Mavs Gaming|
|Saturday, June 19||4 p.m.||Lakers Gaming|
|Wednesday, June 23||6 p.m.||Blazer5 Gaming|
|Thursday, June 24||4 p.m.||T-Wolves Gaming|
|June 30 – July 3||JULY 4 BYE WEEK|
|July 7-10||BYE WEEK|
|July 14-17||THE TURN TOURNAMENT|
|Wednesday, July 21||4 p.m.||Lakers Gaming|
|Friday, July 23||6 p.m.||Cavs Legion GC|
|Wednesday, July 28||6 p.m.||Blazer5 Gaming|
|Friday, July 30||6 p.m.||Raptors Uprising GC*|
|Wednesday, August 4||4 p.m.||Kings Guard Gaming|
|Thursday, August 5||4:20 p.m.||Kings Guard Gaming|
|Saturday, August 14||4 p.m.||Jazz Gaming|
|August 19-21||THE TICKET TOURNAMENT|
|August 26-28||NBA 2K LEAGUE PLAYOFFS|
|September 4||NBA 2K LEAGUE FINALS|
*NBA 2K League Game of the Week
Founded in 2018, Warriors Gaming Squad is the NBA 2K League affiliate of the Golden State Warriors. WGS earned their first-ever NBA 2K League Finals berth in 2020 and in 2019 became the first team in league history to win multiple tournaments in the same season. For more information on Warriors Gaming Squad, visit @WarriorsGaming on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, and WarriorsGamingSquad.com.
The NBA 2K League launched in 2018 and features the best NBA 2K players in the world. Each of the league’s 23 teams features six players who compete as unique characters in 5-on-5 play against the other teams in a mix of regular-season games, tournaments and playoffs. For more information about the NBA 2K League, visit NBA2KLeague.com.