Yesterday, Capital One Arena hosted the BIG3 Playoffs. There was first a celebrity game, followed up with two semifinals games.
One team, the Enemies, is Gilbert Arenas’ squad, which features two former Washington Wizards players in Nick Young and Jordan Crawford. They defeated the Trilogy, 50-37 in dominating fashion. Young did not play in the game, but Crawford showed his … Steez with a 27 point performance for the victors. He drained seven three-pointers in his game. Ryan Carter led the Trilogy with 11 points.
In the other semifinal, the Triplets, Lisa Leslie’s team, beat the Ghost Ballers, 50-45. The Triplets finished the first half with a 26-23 deficit, but clamped down on defense in the second half to come away with the victory. Joe Johnson had a double double with 24 points and 10 rebounds for the Triplets. Mike Taylor and Jonathon Simmons scored 15 points each for the Ghost Ballers.
The championship will be on Saturday, Aug. 26 at 1:30 p.m. ET at the O2 Arena in London, United Kingdom.