HyperX Partners With NBA Esports League

By Shantanu Srivastav | May 1, 2018

HyperX are the new partner of the National Basketball Association’s inaugural esports competition, the NBA 2K League.

The gaming manufacturer, part of Kingston Technology Company, will serve as the official gaming headset of the esports tournament, which launches today.

HyperX gaming headsets will be used by the 17 teams during all live gameplay, which includes weekly matchups, three in-season tournaments, play-offs and the NBA 2K League Finals.

All of the matches will be streamed live on Twitch.

“The convergence of esports and sports, as seen with the launch of the new NBA 2K League, is creating an exciting new form of entertainment,” said Mark Leathem, General Manager, HyperX.

“Hearing every detail and communicating effectively during NBA 2K League competitions is critically important to these players. HyperX leads the way with its iconic gaming look, comfort, and great sounding gaming headsets.”