February 14, 2019

Changes to Prize Pool and Player Contracts for NBA 2K League 2019 Season

eSports, Kyle Richards

Prize Pool

The Tipoff

2019

$120,000

  • More details coming soon

2018

$100,000

  • First Place: $35,000
  • Second Place: $25,000
  • Third & Fourth Place: $10,000
  • Winner of each pool play group: $5,000

The Turn

2019

$180,000

  • More details coming soon

2018

$150,000

  • 1st Place: $75,600
  • 2nd Place: $24,800
  • 3rd & 4th Place: $12,800
  • 5th - 8th: $6,000

The Ticket

2019

$180,000

  • More details coming soon

2018

$150,000 Prize Pool

  • 1st Place:$75,600 + guaranteed playoff spot
  • 2nd Place: $24,800
  • 3rd & 4th Place: $12,800
  • 5th - 8th: $6,000

Playoffs

2019

$720,000

  • First Place: $360,000

2018

$600,000

  • 1st Place: $300,000


Player Contracts

2018

First Round Draft Picks

  • $35,000 + endorsement opportunities

Remaining Players

  • $32,000 + endorsement opportunities

2019

Players Retained from 2018 Season

  • $37,000 + endorsement opportunities

2019 First Round Draft Picks

  • $35,000 + endorsement opportunities

Remaining Players

  • $33,000 + endorsement opportunities