B_SMOOVE_JAY was selected by the Warriors Gaming Squad 18th overall in the draft.
The NBA 2K League is an eSports League between the National Basketball Association and NBA 2K. Over 70,000 individuals attempted to qualify to be among the final 102 gamers that were drafted to 17 NBA representatives. B_SMOOVE_JAY was the first Shooting Guard taken and is well known in the NBA 2K community as a 3 point shooter and floor general.
Alex grew up in Milwaukie, OR and is looking forward to being one of the top players in the newly formed league. Some of his ability to be a top gamer was honed playing basketball and football throughout his youth including Varsity Basketball at Rex Putnam High School.
Since graduating in 2016 Alex has spent time coaching youth basketball in a local club as well as running camps and working with youth for the North Clackamas Parks and Recreation District. Alex was the only individual selected from the state of Oregon.