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NBA 2K League Inks Deals With Dell, Intel Ahead Of May Debut

The NBA 2K League has signed multiyear agreements with Dell and Intel that will see the technology giants gain entitlements to the forthcoming esports league and see their products in use in competition. Dell will become the official PC hardware and monitor partner for the league, while Dell’s elite gaming brand Alienware will become the presenting partner of the NBA 2K League Draft Clash, a tournament featuring 10 of the top picks from tomorrow’s draft in N.Y., as well as for the NBA 2K League Halftime Show.

League competition will also be played using Alienware processors and monitors. Intel, already holding a broader technology partnership with the league, will also become an official technology partner for the NBA 2K League and gain presenting sponsorship rights for the NBA 2K League studio. The pair of deals signify the league’s commitment to PC-based gaming. The NBA 2K League is set to debut in May.

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