Amid the ongoing concerns with the novel coronavirus pandemic, NBA players will not be able to play basketball until further notice. They can still play games, though, and this one involves a joystick instead of a basketball.

The NBA and its players association will host an “NBA 2K Players tournament” featuring 16 current players competing in a single-elimination tournament on Xbox One, beginning at 7 p.m. ET on Friday on ESPN. Additional match-ups will air through April 12. The winner of the tournament will select a charity to receive a $100,000 donation from 2K, the NBA and NBPA in support of coronavirus relief efforts.

Every player will choose from eight NBA teams, each of which can only be used once. If a mirror match is set, the away team is awarded the first choice. Rounds one and two will be single elimination, with the semifinals and finals running best of three.

The first game will feature top-seeded Kevin Durant against Derrick Jones Jr., with both players choosing a pre-selected team. Durant can choose his current team (Brooklyn), his former teams (Golden State, Oklahoma City) or others (Dallas, Houston, Utah or the Los Angeles Clippers). Jones can choose from Boston, Brooklyn, Dallas, the Clippers, Miami, Milwaukee, Philadelphia or the Los Angeles Lakers. The players’ seeding is based on the NBA 2K rating and tenure.

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