Knicks rookie Immanuel Quickley helped an E-Sports league take over Kentucky during the pandemic. Now he's leading it as an NBA star.

Published Apr 07 2021 at 7:05 PM GMT
  • New York Knicks rookie Immanuel Quickley is set to play in the final round of an E-Sports tournament on Saturday.
  • Quickley is the defending champion of The Hoops at Home NBA 2K Tournament at his alma mater, The University of Kentucky.
  • He will defend that title in a match against whichever Kentucky student reaches the final this year.
  • Last year, Quickley had no original plans to participate with the eSports organization, Gen.
  • G Instead, he was preparing to play in his last March Madness Tournament.


  • Published Apr 7, 2021 7:05 PM GMT