From Jan.8 – 10, the NBA 2K League will host the second NBA 2K League European Invitational, which will feature 90 players from Austria, Belgium, Bosnia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Lithuania, Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden and the U.K. competing in three days of high-intensity, online gameplay in front of NBA 2K League coaches and scouts. The league will award draft eligibility to a select number of top performers from the event.
Players who earned eligibility for the 2020 NBA 2K League Draft through last off-season’s international qualifying events will automatically be eligible for the 2021 Draft but still can compete in the European Invitational in January. Below is a list of players who earned draft eligibility for the 2020 NBA 2K League Draft by participating in last year’s NBA 2K League European Invitational:
Jannis Neumann (JLB_2K)*
Marcel Stohl (MGoCrzy)*
Mario Ortega Ariza (avemario32)
Eduardo Pascual de Vera (eduardopv)
The United Kingdom
Jordan Polverino (WelshJordy)*
*indicates player will also participate in this year’s event.