September 23, 2020 (DALLAS, TX) – Mavs Gaming, the official NBA 2K League affiliate of the Dallas Mavericks, announced the retainment of three players. Dimez (Artreyo Boyd), PeteBeBallin (Peter Malin) and Sherm (Justin Sherman) are retained for the 2021 season. Mavs Gaming retained the maximum number of players possible.
Dimez is a 3-year veteran and was the No.1 draft pick in the inaugural 2018 NBA 2K League Draft. As a shooting guard this year, he averaged 15.6 points and 3.4 assists per game in the 2020 regular season.
PeteBeBallin is a 2-year veteran and was the No.5 overall pick in the 2019 NBA 2K League Draft. Playing center this year, he averaged 12.5 points and 11.5 rebounds per game in the 2020 regular season.
Sherm is a 2-year veteran and was drafted by Mavs Gaming in the 2019 NBA 2K League Draft during the second round with the No.25 overall pick. He played point guard this season and averaged 22.6 points and 5.3 assists per game in the 2020 regular season.
ABOUT THE NBA 2K LEAGUE: The NBA 2K League, a professional esports league co-founded by the NBA and Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTWO), launched in 2018 and features the best NBA 2K players in the world. Each of the league’s 23 teams features six players who compete as unique characters in 5-on-5 play against the other teams in a mix of regular-season games, tournaments and playoffs. NBA 2K League partners include Anheuser-Busch, AT&T, Champion Athleticwear, Dash Radio, DoorDash, eGG Network, ESPN, Facebook, GameStop, HyperX, Jostens, Panera Bread, Raynor Gaming, SAP, SCUF Gaming, Snickers, Stance, Tissot, Twitch and YouTube. For more information about the NBA 2K League, visit NBA2KLeague.com.
ABOUT MAVS GAMING: Mavs Gaming is the Dallas Mavericks affiliate team in the NBA 2K League. The NBA 2K League is a professional competitive gaming league co-founded by the NBA and Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. Bringing together the world’s best basketball gamers, this marks the first official Esports league operated by a U.S. professional sports league. For more information visit mavsgaming.nba.com.