2021 NBA 2K League Draft Results: Full List of Selections Ahead of Summer Slate

Blake SchusterSenior Analyst IIMarch 14, 2021

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The 2021 NBA 2K League draft saw 63 new players enter the world of professional gaming Saturday night as Season 4 draws near.

Lakers Gaming held the No. 1 overall pick and went with consensus top prospect Arshia Karimi, who goes by the tag Krazy and will be tasked with helping turnaround a club that went 3-13 en route to a last-place finish in 2020. Karimi averaged 19.2 points, 9.8 rebounds and 5.7 assists per game during the combine and is able to play multiple positions.

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Pacers Gaming took Enrique "630" Xavier Barraza with the No. 2 pick, while Warriors Gaming Squad grabbed Vernon "Hezi" Coates with the No. 3 pick.

Here's a look at the full draft board and the players preparing for their rookie seasons.

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With the 28th pick, CLTX Gaming selected Alaina "DjLayyy" Haney as the first woman drafted in franchise history and the highest-drafted woman in 2K League history.

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Mavs Gaming selected the first woman in team history at No. 52 overall, adding Ziah Minor to the club.

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The league also added a few international players with Spain's Mario "avemario32" Ortega Ariza joining Cavs Legion GC at No. 41 overall, while Australia's Meason "xMiloโ€”" Camille going to Pistons GT at No. 62 overall.

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NBA 2K League Season 4 will take place this summer with the schedule to be announced at a later date as Wizards District Gaming looks to defend its 2020 title.