Lakers Gaming Acquires Seventh Overall Pick in 2021 Draft

Lakers Gaming has acquired the seventh overall pick in the 2021 NBA 2K League Draft from Heat Check Gaming in exchange for Sten “SAV” Valge-Saar, the team announced today.

With the addition of the seventh overall pick, Lakers Gaming now has five picks in the 2021 Draft, including the first overall pick, a second-round pick (24), a third-round pick (38) and a fourth-round pick (61).

Valge-Saar averaged 32.9 points (.580 FG%, .410 3PT%), 8.6 assists and 1.1 steals and finished in the top five for the 2020 NBA 2K League Rookie of the Year award. He scored in double figures in every game of his rookie season and tallied 17 double-doubles.