76ers Gaming Club (GC) split its two games on Saturday as the team defeated Wizards District Gaming, 60-59, in its first game before falling to Raptors Uprising GC, 72-68, at the NBA 2K League Studio Powered by Intel in New York City. 76ersGC is now 3-1 on the regular season, which is tied for the third-best record in the 17-team league.
In both games, 76ers GC outscored its opponent in the second half. Against Wizards District Gaming, 76ers GC trailed 32-25 at half before outscoring Wizards DG, 35-27, including a 19-6 third quarter.
In game two, 76ers GC outscored, Raptors Uprising GC, 38-32, in the second half but could not overcome a 10-point deficit at half.
76ers GC center Alexander “Steez” Bernstein scored a game-high 33 points in game two against Raptors Uprising GC, which is also the most a 76ers GC player has scored in the regular season. Steez added seven rebounds and two assists as he shot 15-of-16 from the field.
Steez was often fed by 76ers GC point guard Ethan “Radiant” White who had 15 points, 16 assists and zero turnovers in game two.
Radiant has posted three point-assist double-doubles this season and tallied 21 points and nine assists in game one’s victory against Wizards District Gaming. Through the first four games of the season, Radiant has totaled 48 assists and just six turnovers for an assist-to-turnover ratio of 8.00.
76ers GC power forward Mihad “I F E A S T” Feratovic recorded 28 points between the two games, shooting a team-best 75 percent from the field.
NEXT UP: 76ers GC will take on Kings Guard Gaming this Saturday at 5 p.m. live on Twitch. Kings Guard Gaming enters Saturday with a 2-1 record.